Saturday, January 26, 2013
Poverty in Portugal
When I spent six weeks touring Portugal in 1999, I noted the overwhelming generosity of the Portuguese people. Today, thanks to the financial plundering by elites like those President Obama surrounds himself with, Portugal is starving. As reported in this article at IPS, the globalization of poverty implemented by the EU, IMF and European Central Bank has reduced Portugal to a state of soup kitchens and hungry children.