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Muslims and Neo-Nazis in Athens: Halting the Descent Into Darkness

Frankie Martin | Posted 09.28.2013 | World
Frankie Martin

A battle is on to define Greek identity that has ramifications for the rest of Europe. Greeks and their friends in Europe, the United States, and elsewhere must do all they can to promote pluralism and protect the rule of law, which are the requirements for a modern and progressive society.

Far-Right Party Blasts Nazi Anthem Outside Athens Offices

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 07.24.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- An extreme-right political party in Greece played a Nazi anthem during a charity event Wednesday that authorities had attempted to b...

Racist Attacks Strike Crisis-Hit Greece

Agence France Presse | Isabel Malsang | Posted 09.13.2013 | World

Omar Diallo's head is still swollen after a recent assault on the streets of Athens which left him with several stitches.Having fled his troubled home...

Greek Parliament Disrupted By 'Heil Hitler' Shouts, Insults

Posted 05.17.2013 | World

A Greek parliamentary session was the scene of a contentious debate between rival political parties on Friday, ending in the ejection of neo-Nazi Gold...

Ominous Clouds Hover Once Again Over Europe

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 06.24.2013 | World
Menachem Rosensaft

Sixty-eight years after the liberation of Bergen-Belsen, 68 years after the end of the Holocaust, we may not ignore a disturbing resurgence of racist and neo-fascist political groups in at least three countries that belong to both the European Union and NATO.

Crafting the Cyprus Deal: A Road Filled With Blunders

David Catalan | Posted 05.31.2013 | Business
David Catalan

The role of the Troika in bailing out governments and banks is nothing new, but the solutions put forward by EU leaders to improve the Cypriot crisis seem to be founded on little foresight, and without regard for the tragic mistakes of the past few years.

The Cyprus Deal Signals a Rise in the Far Right in Europe

Daniel Wagner | Posted 05.25.2013 | World
Daniel Wagner

News of the 10-billion-euro bailout for Cyprus should not be cause for celebration. Europeans are rightly insecure about what comes next, as they should be given the precedent that has been set.

The "Dictatorship of the Elites" in Greece

Thanos Dimadis | Posted 04.28.2013 | World
Thanos Dimadis

One of the major mistakes that international and European observers often make in their analyses about Greece is that they focus way too much on the p...

Will Greece Survive?

Marietta Giannakou | Posted 04.21.2013 | World
Marietta Giannakou

Is modern Greece going to survive out of the storm of the ongoing crisis? Is Europe about to change path from the achievements of post-war political cooperation and economic integration to the unchartered waters of national egoisms and self-minded interests?

Golden Dawn MPs Booted From Greek Parliament For Being Armed

The Huffington Post | Sara Gates | Posted 12.12.2012 | World

Two Golden Dawn members of Parliament armed with guns were turned away at the gates of Greece's legislative building recently after metal detectors re...

Europe Is Divided Again -- This Time It's Creditors vs. Debtors

George Soros | Posted 01.30.2013 | World
George Soros

When the European Union was only an idea, a fantastic object, it was conceived as an instrument of solidarity. Today, Europe hangs together out of grim necessity. That is not conducive to a harmonious partnership.

For a Revival of Philhellenism

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 11.27.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

What if, as is incessantly threatened, Greece ultimately ends up pulling out of Europe? Everyone can always get out of everything, naturally. The Greeks themselves, blinded by bad shepherds or by their own populist passion, can decide to take this headlong escape.

Nazism Resurgent: What Would Churchill Do?

Richard Brodsky | Posted 01.06.2013 | World
Richard Brodsky

Last month, in Strasbourg, France, a large meeting was held to formally create an organizational structure for World Without Nazism.

The Frightening Rise Of Greece’s Nazi Party

www.tnr.com | Posted 10.23.2012 | World

GULAM HUSSEIN, a 20-year-old Afghan with a bushy brush cut, hates Greece. He’d leave if he could—even if that meant returning to the imperiled vil...

Anti-Immigrant Party Office Firebombed

AP | Posted 08.13.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- Authorities say arsonists have firebombed an Athens office of a far-right, anti-immigrant party, a day after the suspected racist mu...

Far-Right Party Returns To Parliament

AP | The Associated Press | Posted 08.17.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece — An extreme right party that campaigned to rid Greece of illegal immigrants largely held its bloc of seats in parliamentary elec...

LOOK: Europe's Far-Right Surge

AP | VANESSA GERA | Posted 05.17.2012 | World

-- Twenty-one members of Golden Dawn were sworn into Greece's Parliament on Thursday, making it arguably the most far-right party to enter a European...

Greek Elections: Extreme Right Leader Warns Greek 'Traitors'

AP | NEBI QENA | Posted 05.06.2012 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- The leader of an extreme-right, anti-immigrant party on course for shock success in Greece's general elections Sunday lashed out at ...

Greek Economic Tragedy Brings Neo-Nazis and Racists in the Political Mainstream

Sabby Mionis | Posted 05.26.2012 | World
Sabby Mionis

When a country is pushed to desperation and people lose hope, hate mongers gain ground. However, we need to raise our voices to prevent the Greek Parliament from being infested by extremists.