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Greek Riots

PHOTOS: Athens Burns Amid Greek Riots

Posted 02.14.2012 | World

On the same day that Greece's parliament passed harsh new austerity measures as part of a multi-billion euro rescue package, workers cleared wreckage ...

What Is Really Happening in Athens

Bernard-Henri Lévy | Posted 04.14.2012 | World
Bernard-Henri Lévy

In an affair like this one, which is political as much as economic, and where the highly inflammable matter being toyed with is a people, their pride, their memory, their revolt, their survival, one would like to have seen things handled more deftly.

PHOTOS: Rioters Set Athens On Fire

Posted 02.13.2012 | World

Greek police fired tear gas at petrol bomb-throwing protesters outside parliament, where tens of thousands had massed a rally against austerity plans ...

Sausage the Riot Dog Speaks

Samantha Marshall | Posted 03.03.2012 | World
Samantha Marshall

Around the world, 2011 was the year the dog barked, and no one did it better than Loukanikos, or Sausage, the Greek Riot Dog. Honored with his own photo gallery in Time Magazine's"Person of the Year" issue, Sausage is finally getting his due.

Live From Greece

Arjuna Ardagh | Posted 09.06.2011 | World
Arjuna Ardagh

The lessons we can learn here are not from Greek politicians or economists, but how you and I can learn to fully enjoy our lives in the midst of the messes created by them.

Bonnie Kavoussi

In Greece, American Economic Recovery Is At Stake | 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...

Greece Riots Over Austerity Plan

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

AP ATHENS, Greece -- Street clashes erupted between rioting youths and police in central Athens Thursday as tens of thousands demonstrated during a na...

Greek Nationwide Strike Protests Economic Injustice | Jeff Muskus | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

ATHENS--Greek police clashed with youths in central Athens Wednesday as tens of thousands of people took to the streets in protest at the Socialist go...

Photos Of 2008 Greek Riots: Amazing Slideshow | 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...

Greek Youths Break Into State TV Center, Broadcast Protest Message

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

***UPDATE*** 6:25PM Fox News reports that rioters in Greece are using lasers to combat police: A gang of masked protesters attacked the Greek riot po...

Hijacking Democracy

Panos Livadas | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Panos Livadas

People ask: What lies behind the recent unrest in Greece? Will it last? Has the Greek police been ineffective? Can the Greek government guarantee law, order and safety? Let me answer these questions.

Students Firebomb Police In Fresh Wave Of Greek Riots

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Greek students announced fresh rallies Sunday after a night of violence during which hooded militants firebombed an Athens police station in fresh pro...

Greek Prime Minister Calls For An End To 'Acts Of Blind Violence'

Athens News Agency | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BRUSSELS (ANA-MPA - M. Spinthourakis) Prime Minister Costas Karamanlis, on Friday, said he was satisfied with the decisions reached by European leader...

Greece Riots: All You Need To Know (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Greece has been rocked by riots and protests for the past seven days. They have caused the worst destruction in 25 years sparked by a controversial s...

Greek Commentary: A Teenage Martyr For Anger Against The State

Kathimerini: English Edition | Nikos Konstandaras | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The rising tide of anger and despair of the past few years now has its martyr, a 15-year-old boy whose blood will be used to bind together every dispa...