Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 09:36

The results of the EU’s decision not to extend its embargo on arms sales to Syria will be measured in hecatombs, and not in Syria alone.

Tuesday, May 14, 2013 - 08:20

From 15th to 17th April, the European Coordination Via Campesina (ECVC), a European association of small-farmers that brings together 27 farming bodies from 17 countries across Europe, including ou

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 13:41

… offers a visual overview of privatisation of public services and national assets enforced on crisis countries by the European Commission and European Central Bank – and what you can do about it.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 13:39

The EU's launch of negotiations for Deep and Comprehensive Free Trade Agreements (DCFTAs) with four Arab countries in transition – Egypt, Jordan, Morocco and Tunisia - looks set to entrench an econ

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 13:38

Angela Merkel’s face usually displays a rather plain, friendly, almost benign expression, matching her simple, benign words.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 13:36

In the United Kingdom, profiteering water companies are raising charges in excess of inflation at a time when they are already recording high rates of profit, claiming that their profits are down because so many customers can’t pay their bills. I am not the first to point out that raising the cost of water seems an odd way to deal with the fact that people can’t afford to pay for it at the existing price, reminiscent of the old debtors’ prisons where they’d lock you away for not paying your debts, thereby making it impossible for you to earn the money to pay them.

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 13:30

Sunday, April 28, 2013 - 13:26

Last week, following angry demonstrations of popular outrage, the Cypriot parliament has rejected the legalised mugging imposed upon the island’s government by the EU and its dominant power, German