Austerity

Common Dreams staff
Elizabeth Yeampierre and Naomi Klein detail what a "Puerto Rico recovery designed by Puerto Ricans" looks like
Jon Queally, staff writer
Just a sample of today's response to "disgusting" early-morning tweet sent out...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The president "should be focusing his energies on helping to rebuild Puerto...

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Calling on "all citizens, with or without party, with or without a job, with or without hope," a coalition of groups across Europe plan a June 1 demonstration, People United Against The Troika!, to protest austerity measures imposed by the troika of all-powerful financial institutions that have led to unemployment, foreclosures, social inequity and cuts in health care and education, all in the name of a debt crisis that "once again privatizes profits and socializes losses, while demanding...