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Ποιος φοβάται το όλον Έθνος;

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Περί επιστολικής ψήφου και εκλογής βουλευτών και της ιστορικής περιφέρειας και της διασποράς

Πού και πού η πολιτική τάξη θυμάται την ψήφο των Ελλήνων του εξωτερικού. Οι «υπανάπτυκτοι» Αμερικανοί κι άλλοι πρωτόγονοι έχουν χρόνια τώρα θεσπίσει την επιστολική ψήφο. Η βαλκανική τζαμαχιρία μας ακόμη δεν έχει βρει τον τρόπο για τα εκατομμύρια των Ελλήνων στα μήκη και τα πλάτη της οικουμένης.


The Sunday Papers

Today is the second Sunday of the new year. Time for stocktaking – what are the prospects before us?

I took a look at the main Sunday papers. 671 more words


No-one is leaving.

If you ever needed examples of the complex, colourful and resourceful nature of the Greek character, you wouldn’t need to look much further than events from this week; 350 more words

Why was the anti-bailout left defeated in the Greek elections?

Yesterday’s piece on Jacobin by Panagiotis Sotiris is an insightful analysis of the disappointing result of the anti-bailout left movement Popular Unity (the Syriza rebels) in Sunday’s Greek elections. 228 more words

EU Politics

22 Sept 2015 (AFR) - Greek election: Markets relieved as voters return Alexis Tsipras to power

(22 September 2015, AFR, p13, by James Chessell )

‘Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras may have broken his promise to fight austerity by accepting an… 81 more words

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22 Sept 2015 (TheAge) - Greek election: voters return Tsipras to power

(22 September 2015, The Age, p14, Renee Maltezou)

Athens: Greek leftist Alexis Tsipras stormed back into office with an unexpectedly decisive election victory on Sunday, claiming a clear mandate to steer Greece’s battered economy to recovery. 47 more words

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