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I should begin by telling you that as I write this I have my browser open to the website of The Guardian because, quite literally, there are updates every few minutes on the exceedingly dynamic ...
by bunnygirl60
Comment Count 105 comments on Fri Feb 20, 2015 at 05:40 PM PST with 33 Recommends
I have been participating in OWS with increased intensity over the course of the last two months. The defining moment for me was the illegal and brutal ...
by politicjock
Comment Count 25 comments on Fri Dec 23, 2011 at 12:51 PM PST with 28 Recommends
At approximately 4:30 am local time Thursday morning, riot police invaded the main headquarters of ERT, Greece's national broadcaster, under orders to vacate the premises.
by neo11
Comment Count 12 comments on Wed Nov 06, 2013 at 07:37 PM PST with 22 Recommends
I once wrote a diary on the The negotiation Process and even considered making it the topic of a putative Phd. research proposal before deciding that the gulf between academia and practice was too ...
by Frank Schnittger
Comment Count 43 comments on Mon Mar 02, 2015 at 07:46 AM PST with 20 Recommends
http://online.wsj.com/article/BT-CO-20120510-715162.html Greece's small Democratic Left party lashed out Thursday against the anti-austerity rhetoric deployed by the larger and more left-leaning ...
by upstate NY
Comment Count 60 comments on Thu May 10, 2012 at 10:54 AM PDT with 17 Recommends
For the past six years, Greece has been pummeled by austerity measures, making it a financial basket case.
by David Starr
Comment Count 19 comments on Sun Mar 01, 2015 at 11:30 AM PST with 13 Recommends
The people of Greece rebelled last week against the perverse notion that they should continue to endure biting austerity in a vain attempt to cure a condition that they are not solely responsible ...
by Leo W Gerard
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Feb 03, 2015 at 08:19 AM PST with 12 Recommends
Irish Finance Minister Michael Noonan delivered his 2014 budget to the Dail today - about 2 months earlier than usual to give the European Commission more time to review and approve its provisions. ...
by Frank Schnittger
Comment Count 10 comments on Tue Oct 15, 2013 at 11:53 AM PDT with 10 Recommends
A tale of two European Unions: austerity-choked Greece on the one hand, where tens of thousands of households kept warm by burning firewood and whatever else they could find this past winter; and ...
by neo11
Comment Count 8 comments on Tue Mar 19, 2013 at 10:46 AM PDT with 5 Recommends
Paul Krugman keeps writing piece after piece lamenting how stupid politicians are to be heaping austerity policies onto already depressed economies and then wondering why the outcome is ever ...
by Frank Schnittger
Comment Count 1 comments on Wed Apr 03, 2013 at 11:43 AM PDT with 4 Recommends
The Russian word troika means three of a kind. According to Wikipedia, It entered the vocabulary during the Stalinist era when troikas of judges replaced the normal legal system for quick ...
by Deena Stryker
Comment Count 12 comments on Sat May 10, 2008 at 03:21 PM PDT with 2 Recommends