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    Susan George: “Van a por la democracia”

    María Rodríguez Bajo
    31 October 2013
    In the media

    Lo promulga en cada conferencia: “Hay que dejar de ser tan educados y decirles a los políticos de la austeridad que estamos más que indignados”. La presidenta de la junta del ‘think tank’ Transnational Institute  charla con Números Rojos sobre Europa, la crisis y cómo pasar a la acción.

  2. Deuda, austeridad y devastación

    Susan George
    30 July 2013

    Se ceba a los acreedores y se castiga a los inocentes. Susan George lamenta que los líderes de Europa se sometan al gran capital.

  3. Debt, austerity, devastation

    Susan George
    29 July 2013

    As the creditors get fatter, the innocent are punished. Susan George laments a leadership subservient to big business.

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    Infográfico: el gasto militar y la crisis de la UE

    Frank Slijper
    11 July 2013

    Este infográfico, que acompaña a nuestro informe Armas, deuda y corrupción, ilustra el papel del gasto militar en la crisis económica de Europa.

  5. The day Greece’s TVs went dark

    Hilary Wainwright
    17 June 2013

    Hilary Wainwright reports from Thessaloniki on what happened when the state ordered Greece’s state broadcaster to shut down, and the situation now.

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    Military spending and the EU crisis infographic

    Frank Slijper
    13 May 2013

    An infographic that accompanies our report, Guns, Debt and Corruption, illustrating the role of military spending in causing and perpetuating the economic crisis.

  7. Military spending and the EU crisis infographic

    Frank Slijper
    11 May 2013

    An infographic that accompanies our report, Guns, Debt and Corruption, illustrating the role of military spending in causing and perpetuating the economic crisis.

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    La venta masiva de servicios públicos en Europa sirve para consolidar el neoliberalismo

    08 May 2013

    La privatización de servicios y activos públicos en Europa, sumada a las medidas de liberalización y austeridad, está demostrando ser una catástrofe para la ciudadanía, pero también están beneficiando claramente a algunos actores.

  9. Privatizando Europa

    • Joseph Zacune
    08 May 2013

    Este documento de trabajo e infográfico presentan una panorámica de la ‘liquidación’ de servicios y bienes públicos en toda Europa, un proceso que está generando grandes ganancias para un puñado de transnacionales pero que suele toparse con la resistencia de la ciudadanía.

  10. Privatising Europe

    • Joseph Zacune
    13 March 2013

    This working paper and infographic provide an overview of  a great ‘fire sale’ of public services and national assets across Europe that is providing profits for a few transnational companies but is often fiercely opposed by its citizens.

  11. Firenze 10+10 y el carácter cambiante del poder

    Hilary Wainwright
    11 December 2012

    Una serie de entrevistas con jóvenes activistas muestra signos de un movimiento que conecta las luchas cotidianas del día a día con un movimiento global, y que resiste creando alternativas en el presente.

  12. Firenze 10 + 10 and the changing character of power

    Hilary Wainwright
    30 November 2012

    A series of interviews with young activists shows signs of a movement that connects local everyday struggles to a global movement, and one that resists by creating alternatives in the present.

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    The EU Crisis Pocket Guide

    06 November 2012

    A useful pocket guide on how a crisis made in Wall Street was made worse by EU policies, how it has enriched the 1% to the detriment of the 99%, and outlining some possible solutions that prioritise people and the environment above corporate profits.

  14. Austerity: A recipe for deeper inequality

    Therese Caherty
    05 June 2012

    Ireland has endured austerity for four years – and we're worse off than when we started. The Austerity Treaty will drive this to another level.

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    Video: Trevor Evans: Why is Europe in crisis?

    Trevor Evans
    10 May 2012

    The EU focus on fiscal deficit is completely mistaken. They are the result of the crisis, not the cause.

  16. The Crisis Phase 2: Eastern Europe

    Joachim Becker
    12 March 2012

    During the second phase of the crisis in Europe, the attention has almost exclusively been focused on the Southern euro zone countries. However, Eastern Europe is affected as well though in an uneven way.

  17. Critical Perspectives and Alternative Solutions to the Eurozone Crisis

    09 December 2011

    2011 witnessed the implementation of some of the most comprehensive undemocratic structural changes in the EU since the Lisbon Treaty. Alternative proposals for a progressive exit from the euro crisis are laid out here.

  18. Will the financial markets really be tamed?

    Myriam vander Stichele
    12 May 2011

    Three years since the outbreak of the global financial crisis, the banks are back making mega-profits while the burden has clearly shifted to citizens and workers. However civil society action at European level could still make a difference in reining in the financial sector.

  19. Corporate capture at the heart of Europe

    Olivier Hoedeman
    06 October 2010

    The Irish government announcement of a €34 billion Euro bailout, two years after the financial crisis first broke, is a reminder that little has been done to prevent it happening again just as the social costs are becoming ever more evident.