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The interview of "Varoufakis's shadow": Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs, Euclid Tsakalotos

Euclid Tsakalotos, Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs and responsible for the international economic relations of SYRIZA, is one of the key figures in the ongoing negotiations between the Greek government and its partners. 2,130 more words


Anatomy of a Capitalist Ransom Note

As I follow the “negotiations” between the Greek government and the troika on Twitter, it all just sounds like an elaborate ransom note to me. This is not a negotiation between “equal partners.” It is an entire country of people being held hostage by an international capitalist cartel intent on extracting every last drop of wealth and value from human life and labor, with zero regard for life itself. 324 more words


Why Syriza Retreated

Last Friday, Syriza announced that it reached an agreement to extend its bailout program with its creditors. In exchange for more loans, Syriza promised to repay Greece’s debt in its entirety – backing off of demands for debt reduction – and submit a list of reforms for the approval of creditor institutions like the European Central Bank and International Monetary Fund. 911 more words

Benjamin Reynolds

Staging the text - Week 1

Its now the end of a very tiring week back at uni. My uni semester has started a lot earlier than usual and I am doing an extra special course that begins before the semester starts. 743 more words


GR Political Economy Digest #15

So many things have happened in the past week or so. And so many more are to come until the month is over.

Today, late at night, Syriza will announce its nomination for the new President of the Democracy (PtD) in Greece.  825 more words


Varoufakis and the memorandum

Cross-posted on European Tribune

Now that the Greek cliffhanger has moved on to whether Tsipras will give in to Merkel or not, let me go back to the debate over the past two weeks on Yanis Varoufakis’ position on the Troika. 2,609 more words


Donetsk Republic Memorandum declares state continuity with Donetsk - Krivoy Rog Republic

Posted on Fort Russ

February 5, 2015
Translated by Kristina Rus

MEMORANDUM of Donetsk People’s Republic on the principles of state-building, political and historical continuity… 435 more words