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Ascenso y caída de Syriza

Por Andros Payiatsos, Xekinima CIT en Grecia 10 de julio de 2017

El 5 de julio de 2015 se celebró en Grecia un histórico referéndum contra el memorando de austeridad de la troika, el resultado fue un contundente 61,5% de los votos por el NO. 50 more words


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July 11, 2019 David Adler, policy director at DiEM25, on Syriza’s loss in Greece ( 22 more words


గ్రీస్‌ వామపక్షం సిరిజా ఓటమి కారణాలేమిటి?

ఎం. కోటేశ్వరరావు

గ్రీస్‌లో నాలుగేండ్ల క్రితం తొలి వామపక్ష ప్రభుత్వాన్ని ఏర్పాటు చేసిన పార్టీ సిరిజా ఆదివారంనాడు జరిగిన మలి ఎన్నికల్లో పరాజయం పాలైంది. మితవాద న్యూ డెమోక్రసీ పార్టీ తిరిగి అధికారానికి వచ్చింది. తొలిసారిగా మే నెలలో జరిగిన ఐరోపా యూనియన్‌ పార్లమెంట్‌ ఎన్నికల్లో అన్ని రకాల మితవాద పార్టీలు 52శాతం ఓట్లు తెచ్చుకొని అక్కడ పెరుగుతున్న ప్రమాదానికి సంకేతాలను వెల్లడించాయి. 1,020 more words

Current Affairs

Greece: completing the vicious circle

8 July 2019 — Michael Roberts Blog

So the full circle is completed.  The corrupt pro-business conservative New Democracy party in Greece that was ousted by the anti-capitalist Syriza party in 2015 has been returned to office in yesterday’s general election, with an outright majority over all other parties. 2,028 more words


Syriza's legacy: a nation without hope

From Tim Black in spiked:

“The point at which Syriza should really have been finished came as early as July 2015, when Tsipras called a referendum on whether to accept the Troika’s harsh new bailout terms. 141 more words


Another Session Without Liberals

Greece’s conservatives returned to power after a decisive victory in last Sunday’s snap elections. New Democracy (ND), run by Kyriakos Mitsotakis (son of Konstantinos Mitsotakis who served as Prime Minister in the early 1990s, brother of former foreign minister Dora Bakoyannis and uncle to newly elected mayor of Athens Kostas Bakoyannis) has achieved an overwhelming majority in the new parliamentary session with 39,9% and 158 out of 300 seats. 570 more words


The Greek Elections after the Syriza defeat (and MeRA25's new 9 seats): some initial observations.

Syria Loses, Yanis Varoufakis Backed MeRA25 Enters Parliament with 9 seats.

Greece’s centre-right opposition party New Democracy has won the nation’s snap general election.

With most districts counted, Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras admitted defeat to his rival, Kyriakos Mitsotakis. 770 more words

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