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DEMOCRACY OR TWITTER

“We all know what to do. What we do not know is how to get re-elected after we have done it”. Jean Claude Juncker (President of the European Council).

INEQUALITIES I: THE SOCIAL ELEVATOR IS OUT OF ORDER

"The current path of globalization demands a course correction, and the inequality that produces, it creates one of the greatest challenges facing our economy and our democracies. Inequality generates a deep sense of injustice." Barack Obama, farewell address in Athens.

SHALL WE SHARE?

Government’s point of view on the economy could be summarized in a few short sentences: “if it moves, tax it. If it keeps moving, regulate it and if it stops moving subsidize it”. Ronald Reagan

PENSION’s FRAUD

“Pensions: another Ponzi scheme”. From the newspapers.

POPULATION AGEING

"Spain will be in 2050 the second country in the world with the largest aging population, just behind Japan and together with South Korea".

HATED GLOBALIZATION

“One may agree with the globalisation and disagree with its present course, as well as one can be in favour of the electricity and against the electric chair”. Fernando Savater.

VIVA THE GLOBALISATION!

“The main losers are those who have been left out from globalization”.
Kofi Annan, former Secretary General of the United Nations.