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Greek Protests

Anti-Austerity Protesters Massed Outside Greek Parliament Before Vote

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 07.22.2015 | World

As Greek lawmakers gathered Wednesday to vote on a bill that would institute more economic reforms demanded by the nation's creditors, crowds amassed ...

Portrait Of A Year In Turmoil

Leigh Silver | Posted 04.06.2013 | Arts

Activist artist Molly Crabapple's new series of paintings titled "Shell Game" at Smart Clothes Gallery in New York portray a darkly humorous year in c...

Protests Mark Merkel's First Greece Visit During Crisis

Reuters | Posted 12.08.2012 | World

By Noah Barkin and Karolina Tagaris ATHENS, Oct 9 (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel flew to the heart of Europe's debt cris...

PHOTOS: An Insider's Look At the Greek Austerity Protests

Posted 08.31.2011 | World

Though not as massive in scope as those in Tunisia and Egypt, Athens' austerity protests have nonetheless been nicknamed the "Greek Spring" in an effo...

WATCH: Greek Police Brutally Face Off With Austerity Protesters

Posted 08.30.2011 | World

Though lawmakers backed controversial austerity measures to stave off national bankruptcy on Wednesday, the mood in Athens remains volatile. As th...

WATCH: Greek Austerity Protesters Clash With Police

Posted 08.28.2011 | World

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greek police fired teargas and battled groups of hooded youths near parliament on Tuesday in a rally against anti-austerity measu...

Greek Citizens Flee Cities For Rural Areas As Economy Implodes

Die Welt/Worldcrunch | Gunnar Köhne | Posted 08.21.2011 | World

Olga Palavidou cautiously inserts a small spoon into the waxy cell of a honeycomb. The larva inside has to be moved to what's known as a "peanut" cell...

Bonnie Kavoussi

As Greek Default Appears Increasingly Likely, European Markets Tumble

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 08.20.2011 | Business

Amid falling European markets and mounting fears of a Greek government default, European financial ministers gave Greece an ultimatum Monday: approve ...

Bonnie Kavoussi

In Greece, American Economic Recovery Is At Stake

HuffingtonPost.com | Bonnie Kavoussi | Posted 08.17.2011 | Business

Once again, the global economy seems vulnerable to a crisis brewing in a single country, as the turmoil in Greece and the risk of a government default...

Greek Prime Minister Offers To Quit Amidst Unity Talks

Posted 08.15.2011 | World

ATHENS (Reuters) – Greek Prime Minister George Papandreou offered Wednesday to step down and make way for a national unity government if the opposit...

Hardcore Riot Dog Seen At Nearly Every Greek Protest (PHOTOS)

Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy

Either this dog is a master photobomber or he is extremely passionate about Greek politics. According to The Guardian, it's the latter, as they've put...

Photos Of 2008 Greek Riots: Amazing Slideshow

boston.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

On the night of Saturday, December 6th, two Special Guards of the Greek police clashed with a small group of young men. The exact details of what took...

'Greek Syndrome' Is Catching In Other European Cities

The Independent | John Lichfield | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Europe exists, it appears. If Greek students sneeze, or catch a whiff of tear-gas, young people take to the streets in France and now Sweden. Yesterda...