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Barroso’s new job at Goldman Sachs sparks an outcry

Times are tough. Young and old unemployed have difficulties to get a job. Especially the old ones. For the known and rather obvious reasons. But not Barroso. The former European Commission President Jose Manual Barroso got a new job: he is hired by the Goldman Sachs. The job description requires …

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EU & local elections: Greece’s political landscape in the shadow of FT revelations

I have a major problem: four days before the municipality elections and eleven days before the European Parliament voting, I am unable to follow the political debates, the statements and announcements or comments of elected and aspiring politicians in mainstream media and websites, in blogs and social media. I mostly …

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EU Barroso appointed Papademos as Greece’s PM in 2011

Absolutely ridiculous! European Commission President Jose Manual Barroso allegedly appointed Lukas Papademos as Prime Minister of Greece right after the embarrassing meeting during the G20 summit in Cannes, when the EU partners decided to oust George Papandreou and his plan to hold a referendum without their consent. According to a …

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Find spiritual transquility with Greece’s blessed EU partners

I feel a wonderful peace inside me today. It’s so beautiful, I find it hard to explain or describe it by words. It feels like resting in the arms of the angel, like being touched by the lighthearted flutter of a higher power.  I am about to reach the highest …

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Austerity for all: European Commission is bankrupt, needs €2.7 billion ( LOL)

The European Commission is bankrupt. If the European bureaucrats will not be able to find a €2.7 billion injection, the institution will halt its payments by the middle of November. Two days ago, EC president Jose Manuel Barroso made a desperate plea for extra cash to keep the institution afloat, …

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Barroso: “United States of Europe” with “Pool Sovereignty”

The grandeur with the vision of an aspiring Orwellian Big Brother, the President of the European Commission, Jose Manuel Barroso, revealed the plan of the “United States of Europe”: A federation of European member states, with common foreign and defense policy in addition to the ‘successful’ common economic and monetary union, …

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EC-President Barroso To Visit Athens For Talks with Greek PM Samaras

European Commission President Jose Manuel Barroso is due in Athens on Thursday, July 26th, 2012 for talks with Prime Minister Antonis Samaras. It will be Barroso’s first visit to Greece after three years and two bailouts. Last visit of Barroso to Athens was in 2009, when he attended the inauguration of …

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EU, ECB Have a “Master Plan” to Save Euro Zone

 The four Musketeers, Barroso (EC), van Rompuy (EC), Juncker (Eurogroup)and Draghi (ECB) are reportedly working on a …secret plan to save the euro zone from the crisis. The ambition plan that will be implemented first to EZ member countries foresees among others more EU control over national budgets, a “bank union”,  …

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Barroso-Papademos Hand-in-Hand Against Tsipras?

Why did Jose Manuel Barroso threaten Greece with euro exit right after May 6 elections? Reuters claims that the president of the European Commission made this statement after caretaker prime minister Lucas Papademos asked him to do so – in an effort to build a dam against Alexis Tsipras. According …

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Barroso Loses Battle Against Silence

As if it is not enough that Greeks are confronted with the national politicians in non-stop talking from morning till the evening, they will have to hear also the country’s lenders pressure and blackmailing efforts as the latter try to influence the voters’ hands ahead June 17th elections. Barroso Struggling with Healing Silence President …

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Barroso: Disorderly Greek Default Will Have Awful Impact (video)

As the euro crisis hits Europe anew,  governments fail apart  over budget crisis and the German-French axis threatens to collapse, it makes one no wonder, that Brussels feels the ice-cold breath of a possible Greek default on its neck. Especially as the upcoming parliamentary elections are expected to drive the country …

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Papademos’s Letter to Barroso: Help Needed to Rejuvenate Growth

Outgoing Greek Prime Minister Lucas Papademos on Wednesday sent a letter to the chief of the European Commission calling for help on a number of key policy areas that could rejuvenate growth and employment in the debt-wracked nation. In his letter to Barroso, the Greek prime minister singles out several …

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Moody’s Violently Kicked EU’s Butts Over Portugal

Finally the kings and queens of European Union and relevant royal families like the one in Germany woke up. In fact, they were violently rose from their beds with a painful kick landing at their snobbish butts. They came running down the imperial staircase to the living room. Confirmed reports insist,  it …

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