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Greek Austerity Measures

2014 Was A Tough Year For Europe

The Huffington Post | Kira Brekke | Posted 12.22.2014 | World

There seems to be a general consensus among HuffPost editors around the world that Europe saw a tough year in 2014. Take, for example, when the tr...

Greek Teachers Move To Strike

AP | DEREK GATOPOULOS | Posted 11.10.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece — Unions representing high school teachers in Greece have voted to hold "long-term" strikes starting Sept. 16 against public sect...

Greek Parliament Approves 2013 Austerity Budget

AP | DEMETRIS NELLAS and ELENA BECATOROS | Posted 01.11.2013 | World

ATHENS, Greece -- Greek lawmakers approved the country's 2013 austerity budget early Monday, an essential step in Greece's efforts to persuade its int...

Are Greece's Loan Agreements and Austerity Measures Illegal? Greek Constitutional Law Scholar Says 'Yes'

Michael Nevradakis | Posted 12.31.2012 | World
Michael Nevradakis

While the Greek Parliament is preparing to vote on a third round of austerity measures this week, Giorgos Kasimatis, one of Greece's foremost constitutional scholars, argues that these measures are not only destructive but illegal.