Tag Archives: Austerity

NOT SO MELLOW YELLOW

Very few people by now, are not aware of the activities of the ‘Gilets Jaunes’ (Yellow Jackets), and what is happening on the streets of Paris currently. This undeniably large, and disparate group of protesters, who refer to themselves collectively

I’M ALRIGHT JACK

If this does not make you angry, if this does not make you incandescent with rage, then I really am at a loss to know what will…. Because I for one am most certainly not going to stick my fingers

A HARD RAIN

What will £508,000 ($766,851 – €706,375) buy today? For the average person, who may choose to invest it wisely, it would mean that they would never have to worry about money for the rest of their natural lives – for

AUSTERITY IN THREE MINUTES

GERMANY’S HIDDEN POOR

Frank Jordans @wirereporter MONTREAL GAZETTE At first glance Christel Paweski’s small plot of land, with its garden gnome and flower beds, appears to be the epitome of comfortable German retirement. Tucked away among the flowers are rows of potatoes, peppers