[2016] Varoufakis: The Anti-Russian Trojan Horse Exposed

VAROUFAKIS: THE ANTI-RUSSIAN TROJAN HORSE EXPOSED

Yanis Varoufakis became something of an alternative media “rock star” when he ditched Syriza after the bailout referendum and let Tsipras take the full blame for betraying the people’s will. Prior to this, the force of his personality and his earlier work in exposing the US’ international financial games as the “Global Minotaur” earned him much respect in many activist circles, yet suspicion still lingered around the man who some wisely thought was “too good to be true”. 

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The Progressive International, a Global Green New Deal and the Limits of ‘Left Unity’

The Progressive International, a Global Green New Deal and the Limits of ‘Left Unity’ — Ebb Magazine

One must not allow oneself to be misled by the cry for ‘unity.’ Those who have this word most often on their lips are those who sow the most dissension… Those unity fanatics are either the people of limited intelligence who want to stir everything up together into one nondescript brew, which, the moment it is left to settle, throws up the differences again in much more acute opposition because they are now all together in one pot … or else they are people who consciously or unconsciously … want to adulterate the movement.

Frederick Engels, June 1873