ATTAC was launched in 1998 as an organization to counter the onslaught of the profit driven financial markets that was taking over the society at large. The following is the official statement issued by the organization on the current financial crisis.
The statement criticizes the regime of finance capital for its own downfall and the subsequent hardships it has brought upon the poorer section of the society. The piece also suggests certain global level policy prescriptions to correct the same.
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