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VIDEO: THE GLOBAL FINANCIAL CRISIS – Montreal Lecture: The Great Depression of the 21st Century

Global Research [1]
Friday, January 23, 2009

Michel Chossudovsky discusses;

Causes and consequences of the financial meltdown;
The speculative onslaught;
Financial fraud and the “bank bailouts”;
Bankruptcy of the real economy;
Impacts on employment, wages and social services;
Towards a spiralling public debt;
The economic crisis and its relationship to the Middle East war;
The centralization of corporate power;
The concentration of wealth;
The globalization of poverty.