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An accidental economist Let me begin with a confession: I am a Professor of Economics who has never really trained as an economist. But let’s take things one at a time.

Yanis Varoufakis: Thoughts for the Post-2008 World

Yanis Varoufakis exposes Europe’s energy scam

Power companies have hiked the price of electricity, making a tough winter even worse. And this time, it’s not just the poorest who are affected. The middle class is also feeling the squeeze. How much of this is due to how our politicians have set up Europe’s energy market, and how much to corporate greed? What other factors are at play? And how can we get out of this mess? Yanis Varoufakis exposes Europe's energy scam and explains how we can overcome it. SUPPORT US...

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Yanis Varoufakis – Countering Imperialism with an Int. Progressive Movement

On Friday, January 27, 2023, DiEM25 co-founder and MERA25 leader Yanis Varoufakis gave a speech at the Havana Congress on the New International Economic Order, about the need for a new Non-Aligned Movement to "end the legalised robbery of people and Earth fuelling climate catastrophe." This video was produced DiEM25.org and published on their YouTube channel on January 30, 2023. We republished it today on our channel to raise more awareness about this issue - locally and...

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E72: Ukraine: Are weapons really the way to peace?

The past weeks have seen a shift in Western involvement in the war between Ukraine and Russia. In a dramatic U-turn, Germany, the US, and the UK massively upgraded their military assistance to Ukraine, agreeing to send the country 100 tanks on top of billions in war aid. While Germany’s foreign minister admitted for the first time: “We are fighting a war against Russia”. Meanwhile, DiEM25’s Yanis Varoufakis was in Cuba, where he delivered a speech arguing for a very...

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Globalization 101 in brief, by Yanis Varoufakis

How dollar-centered global finance system functioned from the 70s till now? How does it convert to challenges BRICS and countries that don't want to be aligned to a power block are facing? Part of the Greek ex-finance minister's speech at the Havana Congress, Cuba on the New International Economic Order and the need for a new Non-Aligned Movement. #economics #globalization #BRICS #finance #imperialism #globalism #usachina #eu #nato #varoufakis...

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US ‘neo-imperialist’ dollar scheme explained by economist Yanis Varoufakis

Greece’s former Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis explains the US system of “neo-imperialism” based on the dollar, an “IOU issued by the hegemon”, which finances a huge trade deficit by letting foreign capitalists “extract colossal surplus value from their workers and then stash it away in America’s rentier economy”. Sources and more information here: https://geopoliticaleconomy.com/2023/02/03/us-imperialism-dollar-hegemony-yanis-varoufakis...

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Yanis Varoufakis – Europa und seine Austeritätspolitik.

Siehe auch Abspann und Infokarte zum Thema Ein investigativer Beitrag von Yanis Varoufakis, der von seiner Einschätzung und Klartext zur politischen Praxis in der EU - Finanzpolitik spricht. Varoufakis spricht auch über Ursachen und Wirkung der EU - Finanz- und Austeritätspolitik. Griechenlands Finanzminister Yanis Varoufakis im Interview (Kurzfassung - Länge: 6 Minuten), den 11.05.2015 16:02 https://www.tagesschau.de/multimedia/video/video-84053.html

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