iOS app Android app More
July 7, 2015

A Corpse Can't Carry Out Reform in Greece. Here's What Can.

Greece Flag ASSOCIATED PRESS

No country -- including Greece -- should expect to be offered debt relief on a silver platter; relief must be earned and justified by real reforms that restore growth, to the benefit of both debtor and creditor. And yet, a corpse cannot carry out reforms. That is why debt relief and reforms must be offered together, not reforms "first" with some vague promises that debt relief will come in some unspecified amount at some unspecified time in the future (as some in Europe have said to Greece). With both sides at fault, it is important for them not to lose the future by squabbling endlessly over the past.

Dylann Roof Indicted On 9 Counts Of Murder

Dylann Roof
ASSOCIATED PRESS

More Crime
On Air Mugging.. Killer Sturgeon.. Small Town Serial Killer?.. Copter Crash.. Courtroom Reunion..

Iran Nuclear Talks To Continue Past Deadline

Iran
JOE KLAMAR via Getty Images

More WorldPost
Cassandra's Ghost!.. Boko Attacks.. Kony Sickly??.. Palmyra Execution.. China Plug.. Castro Cheese

Fighter Jet, Small Plane Collide In Midair Over South Carolina

F16 Crash
WCBD

South Carolina Takes Major Step Towards Removing The Flag

Confederate
MLADEN ANTONOV via Getty Images

More Politics
Play Nice, Republicans.. Clinton On Puerto Rico.. Walker Sons Disappointed.. Malia Seen On HBO Set

Jimmy Carter Says Jesus Would Approve Of Gay Marriage

Jimmy Carter
HuffPost Live

MORE: Confederate Flag's Symbolism Is Like A 'Cancer' In People's Minds

Floyd Mayweather Jr. Stripped Of Title From Manny Pacquiao Fight

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

More Sports
A-Rod Keeps 3,000 Hit Ball.. Wade Staying In Miami.. Federer's Tweener.. NASCAR And The Flag

Subway Spokesman Jared Fogle's Home Raided In Child Porn Investigation

Athena Image
Getty Images

Holder: Snowden Could Have Taken NSA Concerns To Congress

Snowden
FREDERICK FLORIN via Getty Images

Talks With Taliban Aim To End 13 Years Of War

Kabul
AFP via Getty Images

Colorado's Teen Birth Rate Fell 40 Percent Thanks To Free IUDs

Iud
Getty Images

More Healthy Living
Quiet Revolution.. Body-Focused Disorders.. Light & Sleep.. Bad Phrases.. Yoga Therapy

CAUGHT: Cosby 'Fessed Up -- In 2005!

Bill Cosby
ASSOCIATED PRESS

HSBC Fires Employees For Staging Fake ISIS-Style Beheading Video

The Sun
The Sun

More Business
Subway: No Pea Guac.. Bye Varoufakis.. Minister Of Awesome.. Piketty Slams Germany.. Goldman Win

Lawmakers Ready Bill To Make Obama's Free Community College Plan A Reality

Obama
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Gary Peters May Be The Loneliest Senator, But He's Doing OK

Gary Peters
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Authorities Race To Regulate Booming Breast Milk Industry

Breast Milk
Getty Images/Image Source

Bloomberg's 'What Is Code' Feature Was A Massive Hit -- Here's Why

Bloomberg
Bloomberg Businessweek

More Media
Facebook TAKEOVER.. Trump Sues Univision.. Clinton Plays The Media.. Overtime for Journalists?

Carnival Cruises Get The OK To Visit Cuba

Adonia
Carnival

Let German Comics Explain The Absurdity Of Austerity In Greece

Die Anstalt German Tv
Die Anstalt/YouTube

Ebola Exposed WHO's Incompetence, Says Panel

World Health Organization
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Spain Arrests Woman Suspected Of Recruiting Young Girls For ISIS

Islamic State Women
BULENT KILIC via Getty Images

WHAT'S WORKING
Virtual Reality Job Interview Training Helps Veterans With PTSD Find Work

Job Interview
Job Interview Training with Molly Porter

More Impact
Twitter Shatters Stereotype.. Homeless Need Water.. Child Labor In Syria.. $32B Donation

Maddow: What's With Jeb Bush's Weird Sound Effects?

Rachel Maddow
MSNBC

Don't Ask Tamron Hall What It's Like To Be A Black Female Journalist

Hall Black Journalist
HuffPost Live

Air Strikes, Clashes In Yemen Kill Nearly 200

Yemen
MOHAMMED HUWAIS via Getty Images

WHAT'S WORKING
A Promising New Birth Control Device Is Specifically Meant To Help Low-Income Women

Iud
flocu via Getty Images

Mayor: 10 Years After 7/7 Attacks, London Is Still A Place Of Hope

Boris Johnson
Mary Turner via Getty Images

Britons Mark Anniversary Of Transit Bombings

Couple Allegedly Forced Teen To Live In Woods For Eating A Pop-Tart

Pop Tart
Sumter County Sheriffs Office

Deadly Boko Haram Bombing Hits Nigerian University Town

Nigeria Army
STRINGER via Getty Images

Cash Crisis Paralyzing Greece's Olive Oil Industry

Greece Olive
Sean Gallup via Getty Images

Dems Next Goal: Universal Child Care

Nursery School
Shutterstock / Serhiy Kobyakov

Toddler Dies After Accidentally Shooting Himself

Child Shoots Self
KPRC

Al Shabab Militants Stage Deadly Attack In Kenya

Mandera Kenya
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Tour De France Crash Brings Down 20 Riders And Halts Race

Tour De France Crash
ASSOCIATED PRESS

Florida State QB Dismissed Over Video Allegedly Showing Him Hitting Woman

Video
TMZ

What Phone Call? Conservative Scholar Backtracks On Walker Immigration Quote

Scott Walker
Scott Olson via Getty Images

Man Charged With 'Fleeing' Police After Driving To Well-Lit Area To Pull Over

Wallace
MLive

FOLLOW HUFFPOST

    1. HuffPost
    1. HuffPost
    1. HuffPost
    2. View all RSS feeds

Justin Bieber Is Butt Naked On A Boat In Latest Instagram Photo

Justin Bieber Butt Instagram
Instagram

More Entertainment
Nic Cage As Superman.. SJP Not A Feminist.. 'B2TF' Turns 30.. 'True Detective'.. Jack White

Why Ryan Reynolds Doesn't Brag About His Daughter In Public

Blake Lively Ryan Reynolds
Dimitrios Kambouris via Getty Images

More HuffPost Live
Amy Winehouse's Heartbreaking Story.. Hilary Swank On Supporting Women.. Gay Vatican Tour

Watch This Texas Couple Get A Marriage License From The County Clerk Who Denied Them

Gay Marriage
YouTube

More Gay Voices
50 Men React To The Word 'Gay'.. Awesome Rap Tribute To Justice Ginsberg.. A Look At GayDar

Atheists Don't Exist, 'Duck Dynasty' Star Says

Si Robertson
Ronald Martinez via Getty Images

More Religion
Ramadan Reflection.. Open For Gay Marriage.. Pagan Trans Acceptance.. Muslim Jewish Dialogue

Judd Apatow Reacts To Bill Cosby's Admission

Athena Image

Little Girl Who Stood Up To Preacher Raises Money For LGBT Youth

Zea
Ryan Bowling

Kendall Jenner Is A Spitting Image Of Her Mom On Chanel Runway

Athena Image
ASSOCIATED PRESS

More Style
Best Beard Oils.. Dress Like Lupita.. 10 Secrets To Selling On eBay.. Beach Waves For Every Length

You Have To See This Optical Illusion

Can You See This Woman

Nude Female Athletes Preach Body Love On ESPN's Cover

Amanda Bingson
ESPN The Magazine Body Issue

More Women
Amy Schumer On Sex.. Be Friends Before Dating?.. Breaking Down Barriers #LikeAGirl.. Best Tweets

Blake Griffin Is Actually Not Awful At Baseball

Mlb
MLB

IHOP Is Selling Pancakes For 57 Cents Today

More Taste
Bacon French Toast Roll Ups.. Best Ice Cream Spots.. Elsa Cake Disaster.. Summer Entertaining.. Pasta

'Can't Buy Me Love' Star Dies At 43

Athena Image

What Travelers Need To Know About Visiting Greece

Athena Image
Jennifer Barrow

More Travel
Gay Pride Cities.. Hotel Upgrades.. Great Lakes Getaway.. Best Hikes.. Beach Reads.. Hawaii Waterfalls

Award-Winning Hollywood Producer Jerry Weintraub Dies

Jerry Weintraub
Jordan Strauss/Invision/AP

How To Get The Height From High Heels, Without The Pain

LOOK: Pets Sit At The Table, Just Like Us!

What The Heck Is Ladybaby???

Ladybaby
Ladybaby

More Weird
Crow On Eagle.. Cat Hates Yoga.. Shark Eats Diver's Cage.. Loch Ness Monster UFO.. Robot Love

Eastern And Western Philosophers Finally Have Their Rap Showdown

Philosophers
YouTube

More Comedy
Smartass Things.. July 4th Regrets.. Apple's Bold New Idea.. Jon Stewart Slams Trump Supporters

Toddler Can't Distract Dog From Women's World Cup

Dog
YouTube/ForFun02

Lightning Smites Florida Wendy's, Employee Claims Restaurant Not Cursed

Wendys
YouTube/Hollin Hoffman

WHAT'S WORKING
Here's What The Future Of Energy Might Look Like

Future Of Energy
Christopher Furlong via Getty Images

More Science
Pyramid On Mars.. Crow Rides Eagle.. Porn 'Addiction'.. Spermy Worm.. How We'll Stop Killer Asteroids

Killer Alligator Killed In Eastern Texas

Alligator Attack
Jake Daniels / The Beaumont Enterprise / AP

Grateful Dead End 50-Year Career With Magnificent Final Show

Grateful Dead
AP/Invision for the Grateful Dead

America Hasn't Yet Embraced This Lifestyle

Big Group Of Diverse People
Robert Churchill via Getty Images

More Fifty
Rita Wilson.. Top Spots To Retire Abroad.. Types Of Friends You Should Dump.. Boost Sex Life After 50

What Tori Spelling's Kids Know About Fame

Tori Spelling Children
VALERIE MACON via Getty Images

More OWN
Cindy Crawford's Tragedy.. Best Summer Soup.. Embarrassing Bathroom Questions.. Anti-Aging Tips

Touching Memorial To Dog Spreads Joy Of What He Loved The Most

Dodo Dog
John Hembree

More Good News
9/11 Responder Wins $5M.. 'Dogs Of New York'.. Haircuts For Homeless.. Disney Villain Leg Braces

Did 'Game Of Thrones' Showrunners Confirm That Major Jon Snow Theory?

Jon Snow Kit Harington
HBO

More TV
'True Detective' Clues.. New 'Wet Hot' Trailer.. 'HIMYM' Facts.. 'Dukes Of Hazard'.. 'Bachelorette'

Laborer Demolishes Donald Trump's Bigotry In Just 1 Minute

Donald Trump Mexico
YouTube

More Latino Voices
#LatinoDadsAre.. Haiti Migrants In DR.. Letter To Trump About MX.. Afro-Latino Spider-Man!

'The Overnight' Is A Refreshing Sex Comedy

The Overnight Schilling Scott
The Orchard

Queer Couples Take It Off In Stunning NSFW Boudoir Photos

Boudoircolorsplash
Ewan Phelan

Living With 16 Puppies Is As Delightful As You'd Expect

Puppies
kingwanas/YouTube

Caitlyn Jenner Pens Emotional HuffPost Blog

Caitlyn Jenner
AP/XPX/STAR MAX/IPx

Miss Universe Responds To Trump Calling Her A 'Hypocrite'

Paulina Vega
Fernando Vergara/AP

Signs That May Be Telling You It's Time To Leave Your Marriage

Couple Arguing
CSA Images/Printstock Collection

More Divorce
Living Near Ex.. Divorce Lessons.. Men And Divorce.. Co-Parenting Stress.. Swagger Post-Split

Kendrick Lamar To Geraldo Rivera: 'How Can You Take A Song That's About Hope And Turn It Into Hatred?'

Geraldo Rivera Kendrick Lamar
AP/Getty

More Black Voices
Ava DuVernay.. Black Women-Owned Businesses Boom.. Essence Fest.. Church Fires