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'Austerity programs' had and have no economic justification. They are merely excused for the powerful to plunder the weak while remaining self-righteous through presumptions of cultural superiority.

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Thu Sep 12th, 2013 at 11:32:00 PM EST

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