There’s going to be a lot to write about Greece over the next few months. The inevitable result of a country having 25% unemployment, 60% youth unemployment and GDP that has dropped by 25% over the last five years due to the effect of policies imposed from outside sources has happened. 684 more words
Yanis Varoufakis, Greece’s new Finance Minister has this interesting article on his party.
SYRIZA, a growing political party in Greece, is an acronym that stands for “Coalition of the Radical Left.” For Americans, the idea that a party on the radical left could gain power is unthinkable, and it was for Greeks, too—until very recently. 502 more words