The setting was L'AQUILA, Italy, where leaders of eight top nations have been gathering to witter on about (non existent) man-made climate change and how the world's economy can be finally destroyed by trying to "fight" it. China and India, the two fast growing economies, declined to play, which shows their leaders have at least some sense.
In the midst of all this verbiage - remember, any scare can be used to frighten the world's people into agreeing to give up all freedom - Russia's call for a global currency failed to gain much attention at the G8 summit and President Medvedev went home with his "world coin" in his pocket.
Medvedev showed the coin, which had "United Future World Currency" stamped on it, to reporters at the end of the summit. The coin looked like a Euro, the coin already adopted by a majority of the countries in the EU superstate, and had an image of five leaves. It was given as a gift to leaders, but the leaves were "straws in the wind," showing how the world's leaders are thinking. "Global crisis, global solution, global currency, global government, one world leader." It has been known for decades as "The New World Order."
This is how Medvedev presented it: "In all likelihood something similar could appear and it could be held in your hand and used as a means of payment. This is the international currency."
Russia, China, Brazil and other up and coming economies which hold a lot of Dollars in their reserves are getting nervous about the Dollar's likely crash, now the US government is printing money by the trillion Dollars. They are now seriously seeking to diversify the global currency system away from the dollar, which has dominated global finance and commerce since the end of the Second World War.
French President Nicolas Sarkozy at the summit joined the band in favour of dumping the dollar as the international currency of reference, insisting that "we cannot stick with just one singl
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