Greece

On the Breakthroughs in Greece

  • Posted on: 3 July 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

From Athens Indymedia

ANNOUNCEMENT Of the Greek activist newspaper "APATRIS" on the breakthroughs in Greece:

After the unsuccessful attempts for a compromise between the two Memoranda proposals (one of from the European Union and the IMF and another one from the Greek coalition of SYRIZA- ANEL), the government opted for a referendum on the question of the acceptance or not of the economic measures proposed by the creditors.

What No One Is Talking About When They Talk About Greece

  • Posted on: 1 July 2015
  • By: worker

From Gawker - by Joshua Stephens

“You all have CSAs in the States, right? That’s amazing.”

I wasn’t entirely sure I fully understood what he was getting at. It was spring, 2012, and we were standing around at a squatted anarchist social center in a southern suburb of Athens, where I’d just given a talk on anarchism and Occupy Wall Street.

[VIDEO]: Activists intervene at a big concert in solidarity to Vila Zografou Squat

  • Posted on: 30 June 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Greece: Activists intervene at a big concert with massive banner and red flares, in solidarity to "Vila Zografou Squat" in Athens, Greece, currently under the threat of eviction.

Video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kauqwPNr1fA

Greece: Police to go on general alert to protect ATM machines from Anarchists

  • Posted on: 29 June 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

From Tovima

Information suggests that anarchists may carry out organized attack against sensitive targets

The Greek Police is on a general alert, as it is believed that anarchists may carry out attacks against ATM machines and clashes may occur outside banks.

In the recent hours the Police have gathered information suggesting that organized attacks may be carried out against sensitive targets related to the financial measures and the bailout.

[Video] Greece: 40 Anarchists infiltrate and confront 5.000 right wing protesters in favour of austerity.

  • Posted on: 23 June 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

On Monday 22 June 2015, 40 anarchists of anarchist collective "Rouvikonas" in Athens, defied the so called majority in the streets, infiltrated at the center of a right wing protest of approximately 5.000 protesters demonstrating in favour of EU and IMF austerity measures in front of the greek parliament in Syntagma square and burned several European Union flags shocking the ultra conservative crowd.

Athens: Dynamic protest against destructive gold mining in the ancient forests of Chalkidiki, Greece

  • Posted on: 24 April 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

On 16 April 2015 a dynamic protest with an anarchist bloc took place, despite the provocations of the greek riot police operating under the left government of SYRIZA, in solidarity to the residents of Chalkidiki in northern Greece fighting against the destruction of their homes, the environment and the pollution of drinking water n their area due to gold mining operations.

Athens: Front line view of the riot in solidarity to political prisoners on hunger strike

  • Posted on: 10 April 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

On April 7, 2015 following a protest of 1.500 – 2.000 anarchists in the center of Athens, riots erupted in Exarchia to bring attention to a mass hunger strike of olitical prisoners taking place in Greece since March 2, 2015. At the moment (April 10) 8 anarchists still continue the hunger strike, some of them for the 40th day.

The political prisoners demand from the so-called left government of SYRIZA the

The Greek December Revolt and its Current Relevance, by Michail Theodosiadis

  • Posted on: 8 April 2015
  • By: NorthSiders

This essay examines one of the most important historical events of the past decade, the 2008 Greek rebellion and its possible relationship with the rise of the Coalition of Radical Left (SYRIZA) to power. My aim is to eludicate this revolutionary moment without exhausting my focus on urban violence, which I consider a second priority. I will elaborate on the anarchist elements of the revolt and the influences in the general attitude of the public.

60 days older and deeper in debt: postscript to "On SYRIZA and its victory in recent general elections in Greece"

  • Posted on: 6 April 2015
  • By: Anonymous (not verified)

Dr. Varoufakis (Dr. V. from now on) is another self-proclaimed Marxist among the ranks of SYRIZA –although an erratic one according to his confession, in the sense that he has replaced Marx’ s social abstract labour theory of value with a humanist theory of the value of labour.[1] His ambition is to enlist Bloomberg and New York Times journalists, Tory MPs, humanist financiers, SYRIZA activists in Greece and subversive elements in Zagreb to the cause of “saving capitalism from itself”, i.e. to the cause of harnessing neoliberal “animal spirits”.

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