The Cyprus Bailout - Should taxpayers foot the bill?

Leaders on the island nation of Cyprus have decided to let small savers off the hook for an EU bailout. But should workers pay the price for their government's mistakes? Have your say in today's Big Talk.


  1. Here's the bottom line from Reuters.
  2. Butterfly Effect, anyone? Everything is related ...
  3. From the eternally nerdy Ezra Klein at the WaPO -- a handy Cyrpus FAQ.
  4. And here's a history lesson about the island jointly controlled by Turkey and Greece.
  5. And some video ...
  6. Shock in Cyprus over bailout levy on bank deposits
  7. And one guy threatened to bulldoze a bank if they took his cash.
  8. Cyprus bailout Man threatens bank with bulldozer
  9. And a bit more from CNN ...
  10. EU to bailout Cyprus?
  11. And one more from Al-Jazeera English
  12. Bailout terms shock Cypriots
  13. And the usual smattering of Twitter chatter ...