Post Tagged with: "Greece"

20 years since the Asian financial crisis

Finance sector employees protest in Bangkok in November 1997.

Capitalism is preparing new catastrophes

“China’s stock market crash can turn into a political crisis”

“China’s stock market crash can turn into a political crisis”

Regime adopts panic measures as market crash threatens wider economic recession

Greece: Mighty class-based ‘NO’ shakes bosses’ EU

Greece: Mighty class-based ‘NO’ shakes bosses’ EU

Referendum earthquake sees working class boldly defy Troika and Greece’s servile ruling class!

Greece: Syriza retreats under EU threats

Greece: Syriza retreats under EU threats

Popular mood shows anti-austerity socialist policies would win huge support Nicos Anastasiades, Xekinima (CWI Greece) On 20 February, Greek negotiators agreed a four month extension of the current bailout programme with its creditors (the Troika – EU, IMF and European Central Bank). It is reported that the Greek delegation were […]

Greece: Syriza comes to power as old ruling parties collapse

Greece: Syriza comes to power as old ruling parties collapse

Left parties fail to form government – Syriza goes into coalition with populist right Independent Greeks Interview with Andros Payiatsos from Xekinima (CWI Greece) What is the importance of the Greek election results? We can describe the result as of historical significance because it represented the collapse of the old forces that […]