Davide Castro is Social Media Coordinator at the Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM25).
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Monday, December 24, 2018
Austerity Is Stupid, and Why the Powerful Don't Like to Admit It
The poet Fernando Pessoa taught us that no stupid idea can gain general acceptance unless some intelligence is mixed in with it. So how can it be that austerity appears to have been generally accepted? Objectively it is a bankrupt policy – the data is clear on this – and yet it continues to be part...