Are we already in the post-democratic era?

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Is TPP the post-democracy blue-print for the EU-US Free Trade Agreement?  The implications are outlined. Before Christmas, I was alarmed to hear Nick Clegg and then David Cameron ‘rather too casually’ mention their support for an EU-US Free Trade Agreement … Continue reading

Capital controls – Investigating International Finance from NEF

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Capital controls – Investigating International Finance A new video from the New Economics Foundation Hat tip Richard Murphy http://www.taxresearch.org.uk/Blog/2012/12/11/capital-controls-an-essential-tool-is-were-to-maintain-economic-sovereignty-and-democracy/ Related Think Left Post (1): Barely 32 years ago, Margaret Thatcher came to power and rejected the post-war consensus by embracing Hayek, … Continue reading