No-one should be forced into debt. Yet government policies have created an economy based on precarious low-paid work and a weak welfare system.
"The topic of international debt had not appeared in initial policy proposals, and left members of the NPF successfully argued for language around debt cancellation to be included."
"Since 1945, there has never been a crisis on such a scale and with so many facets as the current crisis. The ecological crisis and its climate dimension are on a scale never seen before" - an in-depth interview political scientist Eric Toussaint.
The continual exploitation of the labour of the global south, through multi-national companies and financial institutions, has created a looming debt disaster. Analysis from Michael Roberts.
In-depth: An interview with historian and political scientist Éric Toussaint on international debt and it's use in progressing an extractavist agenda across the globe.