Yesterday and Today

  • Marc ChesneyEmail author


In this chapter, the author draws parallels between the First World War and today. He highlights the characteristics of the current financial war as well as the influence of the financial oligarchy’s lobbies and explains how their power translates into an intensive, generalised control of the population and ultimately into the failure of democracy.


First World War Financial war Civilisation Democracy Power Lobbies Financial oligarchy 


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Banking and FinanceUniversity of ZurichZürichSwitzerland

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