The struggle over the economy of Greece, with the elected government on one hand, and the powerful unelected Neoliberal organisations, the European Central Bank, the International Monetary Fund on the other, along with the quasi democratic European Commission, is gripping stuff. I so want to see the Greeks take back control - even though this will not provide a miracle cure. I so want to see the tide of Neoliberalism turn!
|Greece's finance minister at London Conference of 1953 |
signing a treaty agreeing to cancel 50% of Germany's debt
There have been some excellent articles on Greece and Europe recently. Amongst my favs are