Yanis Varoufakis is a Greek economist and politician who served as Minister of Finance of Greece in 2015.
Wikipedia: Yanis Varoufakis
“When some corporation goes bust, who gets paid first amongst the creditors is a political decision. So why not change it? Why have the bankers get paid first and the workers last?” Video
This is how his book Another Now is being presented:
Imagine a world with no banks. No stock market. No tech giants. No billionaires. Imagine if Occupy and Extinction Rebellion actually won. In Another Now, world-famous economist Yanis Varoufakis shows us what such a world would look like. Far from being a fantasy, he describes how it could have come about—and might yet. But would we really want it?
Varoufakis’s boundary-breaking new book confounds expectations of what the good society would look like and reveals the uncomfortable truth about our desire for a better world …
Oxford Union: Full Address & Q&A
Cambridge Forum: Is Capitalism Devouring Democracy?
TED: Capitalism will eat democracy -- unless we speak up
Google: And the Weak Suffer What They Must?
New York Public Library: Yanis Varoufakis with Professor Noam Chomsky (April 2016) | DiEM25
The New School: Yanis Varoufakis: The Future of Capitalism
The New School: Yanis Varoufakis on Talking to My Daughter About the Economy (May 2018)
Politics and Prose: Yanis Varoufakis (June 2018)
Talking to My Daughter About the Economy: or, How Capitalism Works--and How It Fails
Technofeudalism: What Killed Capitalism
The Global Minotaur: America, Europe and the Future of the World Economy
And the Weak Suffer What They Must?: Europe's Crisis and America's Economic Future
Adults in the Room: My Battle with the European and American Deep Establishment
Another Now: A Novel
Wikipedia: Democracy in Europe Movement 2025
Wikipedia: MeRA25 (European Realistic Disobedience Front)
DiEM25 (official site)
open Democracy: Will MeRA25 bring the bright day that Greece has been waiting for?
NY Times: Yanis Varoufakis: No Time for Games in Europe
Financial Times: When Varoufakis took on the troika