Saturday, June 17, 2017

Probably What The Rest Of The World Will Look Like In Ten Years

EU-GREECE - Greece escapes brush with bankruptcy but austerity still bites

Overshadowed by questions of ‘will they or won’t they’ make a deal, Greece obtained its third bailout from European creditors Thursday and a potential plan for debt relief. In the short-term however, ordinary Greeks remain shackled to austerity. Greece’s lifeline arrived on Thursday in the form of 8.5 billion euros ($9.5 billion) in new loans which…