“Let's stop criticizing our banks!”

More than ten years after the subprime mortgage crisis, all the light has not been shed, and yet the idea of ​​the guilt of the banks has taken hold firmly in people's minds. They are even blamed for the double fault, since after playing with fire and triggering the crisis, they allegedly asked for help from the States. This unanimous condemnation, the result of incomplete analyzes, is a heavy component of the bank bashing that has raged since then and unfortunately works against our interests. We are indeed at a critical moment when Europe, faced with the domination of American finance and the dollar, must develop its own financial capacities. The development of a strong pan-European financial sector is therefore essential if we particularly want to foster the emergence of future European gafas. 
If it is vain to hope for the complete disappearance of this bank bashing and, one might say, of the bashing market whose roots plunge both in history and in ignor…

The crazy idea of a city in Andalusia to disinfect its beach | Spain

A municipality in the Spanish province of Cadiz had the bad idea of ​​pouring bleach on a beach. A danger to health and the environment. Authorities at the Spanish resort of Zahara de los Atunes near Cadiz last week sprayed bleach on a beach to protect children from coronavirus, the Guardian reported on April 28. More than two kilometers of sand were "disinfected" a day before Spain allowed children to come out of confinement for the first time. A decision that revolted environmental activists. "It's totally absurd. The beach is a living ecosystem. And when you spray it with bleach, you kill everything you meet," was indignant at the columns of Guardian María Dolores Iglesias Benítez, president of 'a local association of environmental activists, which decided to file a complaint against the authorities.
 
The crazy idea of a city in Andalusia to disinfect its beach

Environmentalists are particularly concerned about wildlife. "Beach fumigation with bleach in the middle of the bird breeding season or during the development of the invertebrate network that will support coastal fishing ... is not one of Trump's ideas. going to Zahara de los Atunes ", was indignant for his part Greenpeace Spain, on Twitter.


Faced with the outcry caused by this disinfection, a municipal official made his mea-culpa. "I admit it was a mistake. But it was done with the best of intentions," said Agustín Conejo on Canal Sur. According to the newspaper El Pais, the Andalusian regional government plans, for its part, to impose a fine on the municipality of Zahara de los Atunes.