Robert Fisk est un journaliste essentiel. Il est d’une race en voie de disparition. Un journaliste qui dit ce qu’il pense en appuyant ses dires avec des arguments. L’anti-Fox News quoi.
Il s’en prend ici aux grands argentiers de l’Occident. À lire absolument.
“The banks and the rating agencies have become the dictators of the West. Like the Mubaraks and Ben Alis, the banks believed – and still believe – they are owners of their countries. The elections which give them power have – through the gutlessness and collusion of governments – become as false as the polls to which the Arabs were forced to troop decade after decade to anoint their own national property owners. Goldman Sachs and the Royal Bank of Scotland became the Mubaraks and Ben Alis of the US and the UK, each gobbling up the people’s wealth in bogus rewards and bonuses for their vicious bosses on a scale infinitely more rapacious than their greedy Arab dictator-brothers could imagine.”