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Crisis in the Eurozone

July 23, 2014
Prof. John Weeks and Prof. Trevor Martin discuss British PM David Cameron’s call for a referendum vote to decide whether the UK remains a part of EU, as stagnation continues in the Eurozone and bleeds into economic powerhouses like Germany

Reality Asserts Itself - Robert Johnson

June 12, 2014
Mr. Johnson says, “I used to tell my dad, if I’m fortunate enough to see St. Peter and get through the gate, I’m not going to get in because I helped knock off the British pound”

Thatcher Gave More Power to Finance

April 8, 2013

Michael Hudson: Thatcher deregulated banking and made London the center of speculation and financialization