2nd newsletter of TroikaWatch

Enjoy the 2nd newsletter of #TroikaWatch: In this newsletter you can read about: Overall situation European level Greece Ireland Portugal Cyprus Spain Italy Slovenia Who we are and why we write this newsletter Overall situation While the general outlook remains broadly unchanged, with the Troika still pushing for severe austerity and national governments continuing their…

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A European Square

European Social Movements Strategy Meeting – Amsterdam. (See Storify) Coming from all over Europe, 60 organizations and networks [see complete list below] from well-established groups with a long history to the most recent social movements, gathered over three days in Amsterdam to share stories of successful resistance and to shape common campaigns and strategies. There…

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Add your #NotOurDebt photo for Debt Week 2013

From 8-15 October, as part of Global Debt Week, we’re calling on people across the world to stand in solidarity against unjust debt. Here’s how to join in: Write down why you think a particular debt is ‘not our debt’ or ‘should not be paid’ For example: ‘A debt should not be paid if paying…

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Meeting on “Economic governance, the Troika and the struggles against European neoliberalism”

Conclusions of the meeting: http://storify.com/ICANetwork/euincrisis-economic-governance-troika-struggles Amsterdam, October 4th to 6th. Activists, organisations and networks addressing the undemocratic neoliberal crisis governance imposed from the EU will be meeting in Amsterdam from October 4th to 6th to discuss together which struggle strategies have and are being most successful in each country, with the aim to build a…

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Ireland: Freeze the Anglo Bonds

www.notourdebt.ie Freeze the Anglo Bonds We are launching our campaign to freeze the remaining €25 billion of ‘Anglo bonds’. The campaign is launched in the wake of the so called ‘Anglo tapes’, which reveal how Anglo executives misled the government before the issuing of the 2008 bank guarantee. The people of Ireland must not be…

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ERT belongs to us, not to the oligarchy!

The government of the memorandum is falling apart, trapped in the consequences of its own austerity policies. Its panic became apparent when the Prime Minister circumvented the parliament and then bypassed even the cabinet. Unconstitutionally, the signature of one and only minister shut the public broadcaster, paving the way for this same method to be…

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