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Chris Hedges and Michael Hudson: The Global Economy Is a Giant Ponzi Scheme

We should add that under this predatory form of economics, you game the system. So you privatize pension funds, you force them into the stock market, an overinflated stock market. But because of the way companies go public, it’s the hedge fund managers who profit. And it’s those citizens whose retirement savings are tied to the stock market who lose.

▶ The Ukrainian conflict explained in historical context: Interview with Sergei Glaziev, advisor to President Putin

 A Russian economist analyzes the state of geopolitics between Russia and the U.S. and in a world context.  The Saker  The Vineyard of the Saker  scott.net  19 Aug 2014 Thanks to the superb work of the Russian Team, it is my huge pleasure to present you with one of the most interesting interviews about the war […]