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  • So I do not understand the claim that only gold is and always has been money. That is just total nonsense. There have been many different types of monetary systems. All have failed, regardless of what it was based upon because there is a common denominator — humanity.

    Money Has Always Been What Was Available

    So I do not understand the claim that only gold is and always has been money. That is just total nonsense. There have been many different types of monetary systems. All have failed, regardless of what it was based upon because there is a common denominator — humanity.

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  • The ONLY solution is to exit the euro. Brussels is totally insane and their actions are designed only to maintain their own jobs. Merkel created this entire refugee mess by trying to show she was human while denying anything to Greece, despite Greece forgiving the German debt after World War II.

    Greek Rising Civil Unrest

    The ONLY solution is to exit the euro. Brussels is totally insane and their actions are designed only to maintain their own jobs. Merkel created this entire refugee mess by trying to show she was human while denying anything to Greece, despite Greece forgiving the German debt after World War II.

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  • Greece's leftist government will be able to push through a crucial pension reform in parliament, part of measures the country has agreed to under its international bailout, the deputy prime minister said in a newspaper interview released on Saturday.

    Greek government has solid majority to pass pension reform – deputy PM

    Greece's leftist government will be able to push through a crucial pension reform in parliament, part of measures the country has agreed to under its international bailout, the deputy prime minister said in a newspaper interview released on Saturday.

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  • The cycle has turned. Bankers better be on guard when the economy turns down even harder, thanks to structured deals of debts to hide problems, as in Greece. Those in decision-making positions may find themselves criminally charged as the people become pissed off at politicians and the corruption.

    Bankers to be Criminally Charged

    The cycle has turned. Bankers better be on guard when the economy turns down even harder, thanks to structured deals of debts to hide problems, as in Greece. Those in decision-making positions may find themselves criminally charged as the people become pissed off at politicians and the corruption.

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  • For about 5-10 minutes the meeting stopped, clerks, officials were talking to one another, on their phone, and eventually some official, some legal expert addressed me, and said the following words, that “Well, the Eurogroup does not exist in law, there is no treaty which has convened this group.”

So what we have is a non-existent group that has the greatest power to determine the lives of Europeans. It’s not answerable to anyone, given it doesn’t exist in law; no minutes are kept; and it’s confidential. So no citizen ever knows what is said within. … These are decisions of almost life and death, and no member has to answer to anybody.

    Yanis Varoufakis full transcript: our battle to save Greece

    For about 5-10 minutes the meeting stopped, clerks, officials were talking to one another, on their phone, and eventually some official, some legal expert addressed me, and said the following words, that “Well, the Eurogroup does not exist in law, there is no treaty which has convened this group.” So what we have is a non-existent group that has the greatest power to determine the lives of Europeans. It’s not answerable to anyone, given it doesn’t exist in law; no minutes are kept; and it’s confidential. So no citizen ever knows what is said within. … These are decisions of almost life and death, and no member has to answer to anybody.

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  • Politicians are good for only (1) lies, (2) corruption, (3) debt, (4) taxes, and (5) death and war. As Ben Franklin said – the two things that are certain has been death and taxes.

    Greece – Selling Out to the Establishment

    Politicians are good for only (1) lies, (2) corruption, (3) debt, (4) taxes, and (5) death and war. As Ben Franklin said – the two things that are certain has been death and taxes.

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  • It is time for Greece to just default on Europe for all these bailouts have been to protect the bankers, not the people of Europe, and certainly not the Greeks. It is time to leave.

    Nigel Farage Calls The Euro “A Failed Dictatorship”

    It is time for Greece to just default on Europe for all these bailouts have been to protect the bankers, not the people of Europe, and certainly not the Greeks. It is time to leave.

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  • The European Central Bank (ECB) protects the bondholders, not the people. The ECB has retaliated against the Greek people and all leaders of member states attest that the euro is irreversible and that there is no rush to negotiate new terms, ignoring the democratic vote of the people.

    ECB & Troika Retaliate Against Greek People

    The European Central Bank (ECB) protects the bondholders, not the people. The ECB has retaliated against the Greek people and all leaders of member states attest that the euro is irreversible and that there is no rush to negotiate new terms, ignoring the democratic vote of the people.

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  • Today, the view in Athens is that we are one country together, rich or poor, and we face what we face. This has been the common message on the streets. It now appears everyone voted NO, so those who voted YES just do not wish to admit it since you can’t find a YES vote anywhere.

    Market Talk

    Today, the view in Athens is that we are one country together, rich or poor, and we face what we face. This has been the common message on the streets. It now appears everyone voted NO, so those who voted YES just do not wish to admit it since you can’t find a YES vote anywhere.

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  • Therefore, what enabled Germany to rise from the ashes is a successful model. Greece too must be debt free. End federal borrowing, suspend all debt, and do not accept any more bailouts from Brussels.

    There is Only One Way Out For Greece

    Therefore, what enabled Germany to rise from the ashes is a successful model. Greece too must be debt free. End federal borrowing, suspend all debt, and do not accept any more bailouts from Brussels.

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