Europe On Fire: Greeks Revolted, So Did the French; It Was About Time

Despite the fact that it is impossible to predict how soon the votes will result in changes in actual policy, May 6 was a...

Do Not Rebrand Greece Now!

*By Ares Kalandides and Mihalis Kavaratzis Let’s face it: There are probably few countries in Europe right now with a worse image than Greece (we...

The Elections, The Scapegoat And Why Greeks Shouldn’t Blame The Politicians

There is a joke that has been circulating on the internet the past couple of days: "When Akis Tsochatzopoulos was arrested, it wasn’t out...

Crisis, Taxes and Poor Clergymen. Or Maybe Not?

In Greece during 2012, austerity measures, political and financial scandals, wage cuts and Greeks committing suicide are on the front-pages. While Greek politicians give interviews to...

Dimas, Lambrakis, Give Away Their Good Names to Politicians

ATHENS – Since it’s apparent that new PASOK Anti-Socialist leader Evangelos “Mr. Tax Man,” Venizelos, the World Heavyweight Bombast Champion, is leading his party...

Germany and Greece During the Crisis: Who Wins, Who Loses?

Unemployment has surged to 18.8 percent from 13.3 percent only a year ago. Overburdened public hospitals are facing critical shortages of everything from syringes...

Greece Will Bail Out Its Banks, But Not Its People

ATHENS – After imposing mandatory losses of up to 74 percent on its own banks, Greece is ready to give it all back through...

Golden Dawn: Amid The Crisis, Greece’s Old Fascists Get A New Face

"The touch of the cat" is the name of the admittedly effective tactic followed by Greece's most extremist party, the Golden Dawn. Just like the cats...

The Pension Cuts, The “Computer Problem” And Why Greece’s Youth Want To Keep The...

  The Ministry of Labor and Social Insurance bombarded the media with information on how the pension cuts will be applied, and now, a few days before the...

Greek Tragedy Continues: New Austerity Measures After The Elections

The elections on May 6 are the first since the Greek crisis exploded, and come as the country desperately attempts to bring its finances...

Greek Society in a State of Limbo

Much has been said and written about the financial crisis in Greece and the devastating consequences it has had on people’s lives. Returning to...

Greek Voters Face Tough Decision For Upcoming Election

Amid threats and blackmails, Greek citizens are called to vote in a general atmosphere of uncertainty and fear. Falsified dilemmas, mainly projected by PASOK...

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