Common Dreams has the article Sanders and Varoufakis Announce Alliance to Craft ‘Common Blueprint for an International New Deal’.
The pair hopes to promote a “progressive, ecological, feminist, humanist, rational program” for not only Europe, but the entire world.
If the oligarchs can get together to create international trade agreements that benefit them and screw the rest of us, it is about time people woke up to the fact that we need progressive international agreements to protect the 99% of the people in the world.
The rallying cry started by Marx and Engels was “Workers of the World Unite“. The oligarchs certainly understood the power of the rich to unite around the world. It is about time that workers woke up to what is necessary.
The only way we can fight the trade agreements created by the rich to make workers compete for jobs by offering to work for the least amount of money is to unite world-wide to get trade agreements that protect workers from the oligarchs.
I have been waiting for some USA politician to realize that we have to get progressive political leaders from around the world to unite to protect the workers. I am not surprised that Bernie Sanders would be the first one with national standing to promote this idea.
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