‘Anglo-American Interests’ and the Currency War Myth
The Germans love a good conspiracy theory. The latest is about the evil American rating agencies that want to destroy the wonderful euro. It is a viewpoint shared even in the highest political circles. But that doesn’t make it any less absurd.
When such political adversaries as European parliamentarian Elmar Brok, a member of Chancellor Angela Merkel’s conservative Christian Democrats, and German Left Party bigwig Gregor Gysi agree on something, skepticism is warranted. Particularly if the two use almost exactly the same words. Den Rest des Beitrags lesen »