“We have a system of “neo-feudalism” in which all of us and our national governments are enslaved to debt. “
Low interest rates and deficit spending can goose a slow economy, often trashing the value of the currency and making exports appear cheap. But sometimes this policy looks like a type of war.
"We're in the midst of an international currency war," Guido Mantega, the Finance Minister of Brazil bluntly told an industrial trade group in September 2010. "This threatens us because it takes away our