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Money system is an ANTI MARKET and not free and neoliberals don't see it. (english)
17 May 2003
Modified: 11:16:43 AM
Oskar lafontaine speaks -- ex German Finance Minister -- Wall Street had him fired and threatened to harm his dope-smoking son (german sound-bite) (1min45secs 250k download)
Oskar says that neoliberals have an ideology of 'the free market will fix it all' and because financial markets are not free ANTI MARKETS and rather ruled by psychology (remember that money is an invention!) it was a disastrous decision in the 1970s to give the financial markets such power.

Oskar Lafontaine has written some books, his latest being

THE ANGER MOUNTs

Check Lietaer for more info about our monetary system
http://www.google.com/search?q=lietaer+jung

Money is like an iron ring we've put through our noses. We've forgotten that we designed it, and it's now leading us around.

Bernard Lietaer
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Here now the audio-file 237kB (english)
17 May 2003

wav encapsulated mp3 file... if you cannot play it try to rename it to blabla.mp3 and it may work.
More oskar (english)
17 May 2003

Here he talks about the free market that is dominated by global players, huge concentrations of power.

214kB

The corporatist ideology try http://www.google.com/search?q=corporatist+ideology

You find that the husband of the president of Canada wrote excelltn book about the subject.
It should be required reading for every politician and manager.



In part three he talks about USA and Coca Cola
More Oskar part three 273 kB (english)
17 May 2003
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