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British Parliament hostage its citizens for even more months

The soap that breaks many acid It is incredible, after all this time debating about how to make arrangements for leaving the European Union, never coming forward with positive ideas, the Union approved to be once more patient with the … Continue reading

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Brexit, Nexit, Vlexit and Frexit

After the Dutch showed how they were against the European Union and also voted against a trade deal with Ukraine, they now found some new oil in the idea of a Nexit like the British referendum got them a positive … Continue reading

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Classes of people and Cronyism

Merchants and master manufacturers are . . . the two classes of people who commonly employ the largest capitals, and who by their wealth draw to themselves the greatest share of the public consideration . . . The interest of … Continue reading

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Depression Economics and Paul Krugman

“Deregulation of financial services was supposed to have made us all better off, so why did most of us have to live off credit to keep up?” is what Decca Aitkenhead wonders. According to her President Obama is the only … Continue reading

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Lindau talks and consequences for Belgium and Europe

The Flemish job market still shows a significant gap between immigrants and native Flemings, as one in every four Flemish job seekers is an immigrant. Among people with an immigrant origin unemployment is down by only 3% according to the … Continue reading

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