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Riots in Greece

Postcard From Greece: This Should Not Be About Austerity, It's About The Future Of Democracy

Arianna Huffington | Posted 08.28.2011 | World
Arianna Huffington

Given that the Greeks invented democracy, it's only fitting that they're now being given the chance to reinvent it. As I found out during my trip to Greece last week, those really are the stakes.

Greek Protesters Riot Over Financial Crisis

Washington Post | Anthony Faiola | Posted 07.14.2011 | World

Already struggling to avoid a debt default that could seal Greece's fate as a financial pariah, this Mediterranean nation is also scrambling to contai...

Greece: Never on a Sunday But Bail Us Out on Monday? Defeat or Development

Vanessa Andris | Posted 05.31.2011 | World
Vanessa Andris

Are you a tourist with tons of money you would like to spend while on vacation in Greece -- happy to help the struggling economy and come home with something special? Well, if it's Sunday, you can forget it.

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...

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 Airports Will Strike As Riots Continue

Telegraph | Oliver Smith | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Hundreds of flights to and from Greece have been cancelled ahead of a 24-hour strike by air traffic controllers. The planned walk-out follows a thi...

Riots In Greece Out Of Control, Worst Destruction In Decades | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Destruction in central Athens reached levels not seen for decades as rioting that followed the shooting of a 15-year-old boy by a police officer conti...

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...