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Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis Varoufakis

Yanis Varoufakis, who resigned as Finance Minister for Greece's Syriza-led government on Monday, July 6, 2015, is the author of The Global Minotaur and a visiting professor at the University of Texas at Austin.

 

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Let’s Change Europe From the Ground Up

The DiEM25 manifesto proposes immediate financial changes within the existing structures of the EU, to end austerity and fund a green, and hopefully post-capitalist, future. It operates across the continent.

Yanis Varoufakis ·


If Trump Wants to Blow Up the World Order, Who Will Stop Him?

As horrified as we may be at Trump’s uncouth antics, it is important to understand the tectonic shifts underpinning them.

Yanis Varoufakis ·


We Need an Alternative to Trump's Nationalism. It Isn't the Status Quo

The answer to neoliberalism’s Waterloo cannot be a retreat to barricaded nation-states and the pitting of ‘our’ people against ‘others’ fenced off by high walls

Yanis Varoufakis ·


Building a Progressive International

Can humanity design and implement a new, technologically advanced, “green” Bretton Woods – a system that makes our planet ecologically and economically sustainable – without the mass pain and destruction preceding the original Bretton Woods?

Yanis Varoufakis ·



A Message to a Pro-Austerity Bully from a Pro-Democracy "Apostate"

A message to Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi from the former finance minister of Greece

Yanis Varoufakis ·


Europe’s Greek Moment

For European elites, Greece is a convenient scapegoat.

Yanis Varoufakis ·

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