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Waste Transfer Station in Thessaloniki Goes Ahead Despite Protests From Locals

On Monday authorities made the official inauguration of a waste transfer station in Efkarpia, Thessaloniki, amidst protests by locals. The opening of the waste station...

Farmers Protesting in Road Blockades to Stop on Friday; Changing Tactics

Protesting farmers from the Nikea and other blockades will end their road closures and continue their protests in different ways, the president of the...

Unionists Protest Social Security Fund Changes by Blocking EFKA Entrance

On Tuesday morning unionist gathered at the new EFKA social security fund in downtown Athens and blocked the entrance in protest to the new...

Professionals on Lesvos Lobby Against More Migrant Camps, Saying Islands Need Regulation of NPOs

Groups of professionals on the Aegean island of Lesvos are set to lobby against more migrant camps being constructed on their island. The island...

No Ferry Service as Seamen’s Union Calls for Series of New Strikes

On Saturday it was announced that ferries will not be running as the umbrella union of Greek seamen, PNO will be holding a strike...

Greece’s Disabled People Take to the Streets in Protest Against Cutbacks

On Friday, dozens of disabled Greeks flooded the streets of downtown Athens in protest of the governments latest plans to go forward with cutbacks...

Protests on Lesvos, Lemnos, Samos, Chios Against Government’s Plan to Scrap Special VAT Discount...

On Wednesday members of both professional and business associations took matters into their own hands and occupied the offices of the General Secretariat of...

Protestors Burn Downtown Athens in Anti-Obama Demonstrations [photos]

Protesters, around 3,500 according to police source, who had gathered at the Athens Polytechnic started marching towards the American embassy on Tuesday in protest against the...

Greek Unions Protest Labor Reforms: ‘Do Not Compromise With Poverty!’

On Monday evening the scene outside of the Greek parliament was a familiar one as some 7,000 trade union members gathered to protest in...

Heightened Police Presence as Unions Plan Demonstrations at Thessaloniki International Fair

As Thessaloniki gears up to open the Thessaloniki International Fair next weekend, police have taken a proactive approach to the situation as 3,000-4,000 police...

Protestors Flood Syntagma Square Yelling, ‘Resign, Tsipras!’ [pics]

A flood of protestors of all ages gathered at Syntagma Square at 6:30 pm on Wednesday calling for the resignation of the Greek government....

Greek State Worker’s Protest Against Privatization Sale of Ports Continues

This Friday in Athens dozens of protestors blocked the entrance to Greece's privatization agency in protest to the sale of the country's two biggest...

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