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Time for England to complete the conquest of Ireland

The UK conquest of Ireland began in 1169. It’s time to finish the job. All they have to do is offer the following: Ireland converts all its public debt to sterling. The UK Treasury takes over the responsibility for all of Ireland’s existing public debt. (Ireland gets a clean start with no ...Read More

Euro Central Banks Step Up Bond Buying, Traders Say

Euro Central Banks Step Up Bond Buying, Traders Say By Paul Dobson June 29 (Bloomberg) — Euro-region central banks stepped up purchases of Greek, Portuguese and Irish government securities today, traders said, deepening efforts to support the region’s bond market in the wake of the sovereign-debt crisis. The purchases focused on maturities ...Read More