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Werner Rügemer

German commentator, lecturer and writer. He is considered to be a leading “intervening philosopher”.

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January 10, 2023
Apple: Forced Labor in India With Foxconn

Is the assembly of Apple iPhones in India “good corporate governance“?

July 27, 2022
‘Our European Values’: 1.21 Euro Minimum Wage in Ukraine

Meet Ukraine, a country with Europe’s poorest and sickest population, the hub of cigarette smuggling, the world leader in female body trafficking.

May 1, 2022
NATO: The Founding Lie

The NATO edifice of lies, nurtured for decades, is more fragile than ever, Werner Rügemer writes.

April 3, 2022
Harvard Study: Those Who Live Closer to Fracking Sites Die Earlier

People are dying for BlackRock’s rising profits not only in faraway Afghanistan, but also in the U.S. itself.

February 6, 2022
Olympic Games 1936: How USA Supported Hitler Amid International Protest

The U.S. agitates against China as a host country for the Olympics. But in 1936, Hitler’s Germany was able to stage glittering Winter and Summer Olympics – with U.S. help against international protests from Jewish and labor movements

November 28, 2021
Taiwan: U.S. Deployment Area Against Mainland China Since 1945

It has never been more necessary than now that the EU should finally break away from the highly dangerous policy of the “only world power”, which feels threatened and which is contrary to human rights and international law.

October 11, 2021
Who’s Missing From the Pandora Papers: The Main Offenders and Accomplices

Missing from the elaborate Pandora “disclosure” are not only the main financial havens, companies and banks, but also today’s leading investors.

April 23, 2021
BlackRock, Vanguard & Co – How the New Capitalist Players Are Acting Against Labour, Environment and International Law and How They Use the Corona-Pandemic

The unregulated shadow banks are now the owners of even the regulated big banks, but also of, for example, all the big digital corporations. At the same time, BlackRock & Co have managed to remain virtually unknown to the general public.