Anti-capitalism group targets French banks a decade after Lehman Brothers demise

Anti-Globalization movement Attac activists protest in front of HSBC bank during an action to mark the 10th anniversary of the global financial crisis of 2008, in Paris, France, September 15, 2018. REUTERS/Gonzalo Fuentes

PARIS (Reuters) – Anti-globalization activists threw black liquid soap across the glass-front of a bank in Paris on Saturday, one of several actions planned in France and Germany in protest against banking practices a decade after the collapse of Lehman Brothers. Railing against tax fraud and mega-investments in fossil fuels by the world’s biggest banks, […]

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