Erdoğan gags Turkey – POLITICO

English: Politico button

English: Politico button (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Politico reports that a vengeful president turns on the country’s independent media.

Source: Erdoğan gags Turkey – POLITICO

Sadly, Turkey is being increasingly repressed. This article looks in depth at systematic media repression in Turkey.

Of course, so-called liberal US President Obama is closely allied to Turkey & is slow to point the finger – this is unlike President Putin, of course.

Thoughts?

Southern European nations and the United States have the highest levels of inequality Source: Which wealthy countries have the worst inequality? – Agenda – The World Economic Forum

English: Official logo of the World Economic F...

English: Official logo of the World Economic Forum. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

In this article by WEF, a new more accurate statistical measure by Morgan Stanley is cited, in which Southern European nations and the United States have the highest levels of inequality.

 

Source: Which wealthy countries have the worst inequality? – Agenda – The World Economic Forum

The Southern European inequality is of course not helped by massive levels of austerity.

Thoughts?