Anna Bono: "There's No Future For Africans In Europe"

"...all the time the myth that Europe is the land of unlimited wealth for all young Africans exists, there is simply no hope of preventing them from arriving here only to find themselves without a job, without their families, without knowing anything about our way of life. In short, without a future."

Caracas Or Catalan - Nightstick Democracy At Its Finest...

"You’d think that such oppressive tactics to keep a population under control would only exist in brutal dictatorships like Venezuela or North Korea...But then we witnessed the events in Spain over the weekend...This is ‘Nightstick Democracy’ at its finest."

Kolanovic: "This Is What The Next Crisis Will Look Like"

"... a tail risk could be a backlash against central banks that prompts significant changes in the monetary system. The next crisis is also likely to result in social tensions similar to those witnessed 50 years ago in 1968."

What If The Tax Donkeys Rebel?

I would hazard a guess that an increasing number of tax donkeys are considering dropping out as a means of increasing their happiness and satisfaction with life. When the often overworked tax donkeys start bailing out, there may be no substitute source of taxes.

"Are They Really Out To Get Me?"

"As we go up the chain, however, where those in government are somewhat more ambitious, we find a greater desire to control...The closer we get to the higher echelons, the more they truly are 'out to get you'..."