VIDEO: Yanis Varoufakis – The Origins of the European & Global Economic Crisis

Yanis Varoufakis talks acTVism Munich whether he thinks capitalism is reformable.
In this video, acTVism Munich interviews Yanis Varoufakis, a world renowned economist who was a former member of the Greek parliament. He gained immense popularity when he served as finance minister (27 January 2015 – 6 July 2015) for the Greek government, a post that he left shortly after he found out that Greek government made the decision to implement the austerity package of the Troika against the popular vote (OXI) of the Greek people . This interview focuses on the history of the global economic system, the transformations that it underwent after World War II and attempts to connect it to the current economic crisis that is sweeping throughout Europe and the globe.

PICTURES: Interview with Yanis ‪Varoufakis‬

Interview mit Yanis ‪Varoufakis‬
acTVism interviewed Yanis Varoufakis on the 12th of January, 2016 at the Muffatwerk in Munich on a host of issues that are rarely, if at all, discussed in the Western Corporate Media. This interview will be available in German, English and possibly in Greek as well. PICTURES: Interview with Yanis ‪Varoufakis Please support us in […]

OP-ED: ‘Worse Than Copenhagen’: Why The Paris Climate Accord Is Scarcely Worth The Paper That It’s Written On

dimitri lascaris daily reports from paris climate change conference pariser klimagipfel
On December 12, 2015, world leaders finally struck a global climate accord in Paris, France. The announcement of the accord was accompanied by the predictable orgy of self-congratulation: world leaders breathlessly declared their agreement to be “historic” and “ambitious,” and a “turning point for the world.” The corporate press dutifully regurgitated the superlatives gushing from […]

VIDEO: Noam Chomsky on the Terror attacks in Paris – November 2015

Noam Chomsky Paris Actvism
On the 17th of November, 2015,  Prof.Noam Chomsky took part in an event titled “Germany’s role in the European Union and International Affairs: Post War History, Present and Possible futures” hosted by acTVism Munich. Due to limited financial resources, personnel and technical capacities, we plan to release the entire event in a “mini-video” format. This format […]

PICTURES: Germany’s role in the European Union and International Affairs with Noam Chomsky & Heiner Flassbeck

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On the 17th of November, 2015, acTVism Munich hosted an event with Noam Chomsky, Heiner Flassbeck, Kerem Schamberger & Franz Haslbeck at the Muffatwerk in Munich. The discussion brought into light “Germany’s role in the European Union and International Affairs: Post War History, Present and Possible futures”. From providing an historical perspective, shedding light on […]

Glenn Greenwald: Germany’s Reaction to Edward Snowden’s NSA Revelations & the History of Surveillance

Glenn Greenwald
In this video acTVism Munich asks Glenn Greenwald at a press conference in Munich about German governments reactions towards Edward Snowden’s revelations and whether its actions were meaningful. Greenwald also provides his opinion about previous programs that were implemented after World War II which were targeted at the civilian population of the US that include […]

EVENT: Germany’s role in the European Union and International Affairs with Noam Chomsky & Heiner Flassbeck

BUY TICKETS Germany has been a formidable presence both politically and culturally in Europe and internationally. From its role in both world wars to its transatlantic alliance with the USA in the post-war period and its eventual reunion, Germany has once again become a dominant economic and political force within the European continent and abroad. […]