Monday 23 October 2017

Where the buck stops

•In 2008, we followed the Icelandic people with a total crash of our banking system.

Shortly after, their now ex-prime minister Geir Haarde absolved himself of all blame and responsibility following that crash. The very same thing happened in our impoverished country, except it occurred within a matter of days of our crash.

In 2011, the Icelandic State began legal proceedings against said prime minister.

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