Illegitimate, illegal, odious and insufferable debt – relevant labels?

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Thursday 24th – 14:15-16:15
English, French
 GA 141  Advanced theoretical discussion

Within the CADTM network we often (ok, very often) use the following labels: illegitimate debt, odious debt, illegal debt and unsustainable debt. But there we go, we know that not everyone agrees on labels. Let’s finally get round to taking time to discuss them! What are the advantages and limitations of these labels?
In political, strategic and educational terms?
The aim of this workshop is to hold a debate between organisations and social movements.

Speakers

-* Eric Toussaint, porte parole du CADTM International

Organisation

  • CADTM Belgique
  • CADTM France
  • ATTAC Italie