A fish rots from the head down, Mr Juncker!

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‘When it becomes serious, you have to lie’

These are the words from Mr Juncker, the President of the European Commission.

Jean-Claude Juncker was until last December the prime minister of Luxembourg and the EU’s longest serving leader until he was forced to resign last year in a bizarre scandal involving illegal phone tapping by the Grand Duchy’s secret service.

Luxembourg’s fiscal policy and tax agreements with hundreds of multinational firms transformed his country from an economy based on industry to one based on finance.

Tax deals with Luxembourg save companies billions, companies like Amazon, Ikea, Burberry, Deutsche Bank, Pepsi, Procter & Gamble, Heinz, JP Morgan and FeEx. Such ‘saved’ Taxes are money, which is urgently needed for the social sector.

Imagine, that a handful of working people pay more taxes than those companies, who have their ‘Headquarters’ in Luxembourg. Headquarters which in fact are nothing more than a post address/mailbox!

I really do believe in a United Europe, but not in those leaders. Dismiss them, put them into prison and the world will be a little better.

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Yeah! Germany’s Rebellious New Feminists

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-Young and self-assured, feminists have started social discourse in Germany.

Femen exists in Germany for just one year, with about 30 women between the ages of 18 and 40 who are united in the fight against male domination. Wherever they appear, they find themselves in the limelight.

There is also a protocol in case of arrest: to do everything possible to prolong the protest. As soon as no cameras around, they act normally again.

The group’s ideological framework is just as simple as the rules for the topless protest. The Ukrainian founders have established three goals for Femen: the fight against forced prostitution, the struggle against the oppression of women by religion, and resistance against all manner of dictators. If they are going to use their bodies as banners, they might as well aim for some lofty goals.

Femen, Germany counts on you!

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