Poverty already affects 115 million people in the 27 countries of the European Union. This is almost 25% of the population and over 150 million others are threatened.
In Spain the rate of unemployment reaches 22.8%. Greece and Italy are under white intervention and governed by prime ministers placed there by the IMF. Ireland and Portugal are in debt. In Belgium and the United Kingdom street demonstrations confirm that “the party has ended”.
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