The Irish Independent post below on how Germany blames Ireland and its regulators for the bank lending debacle there is sure to cause a storm of protest. The Germans are doing an effective job of playing the bad guys here and I think this will come back to haunt them later. After I did the links, Stephen Kinsella wrote a tweet calling attention to an article he did rebutting this view in January. Here is the link.
News links for 3 March 2013
Tegenlicht - De toekomst van Europa volgens Beppe Grillo
This is a Dutch article from three years ago that outlines Beppe Grillo's positions at the time, well before the recent Italian general elections. His themes are the same then as they are today.
Italy paralysed as Grillo plots exit route from euro - Telegraph
"In an interview with a German ...
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