Another bogus plan to end world poverty

Another bogus plan to end world poverty


Hold the front page. The European Commission is about to set a new objective. Its latest offering on the fight against global poverty promises “a decent life for all by 2030”.

Alas, my excitement on learning about this initiative has already vanished. An institution which is bludgeoning Greece into mass misery can‘t be taken seriously if it proposes to eradicate hardship outside Europe within 17 years. 

The new objective is part of a policy paper whic...

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