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Greek Tragedy

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Supporters of the right-wing splinter Independent Greeks party, wave flags during an election rally in the northern Greek city of Thessaloniki, on Wednesday, May 2, 2012. (AP Photo/ Giorgos Nissiotis) | AP

AS I follow the modern Greek tragedy unfolding in Europe, I flash back to the 18 years I spent in Athens, walking to school in Plaka (the old part of the city), on the same streets that have recently been filled with protesters and violent clashes.

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