Category Archives: society

  1. Antonis Samaras, the Greek Terminator; how to destroy the democracy and economy

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    November 8, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    Despite having an initial parliamentary majority of 179 out of 300 MPs in June 2012, the battening Samaras Cabinet managed …
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  2. Thriller in Athens: Justice Minister and European Commission block Troika measures

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    November 5, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    According to a report posted earlier today in enikos.gr news portal,  Justice Minister Antonis Roupakiotis (a technocrat proposed by Democratic …
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  3. The end of PASOK

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    November 1, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    Founded in 1974 by Andreas Papandreou and having been the dominant political party in the fifth Hellenic Republic, PASOK (Panhellenic …
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  4. Former City yuppies arrested; a Greek “success story” that ended in prison

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    October 30, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    In early September 2011, surprised viewers in Greece were watching the former Finance Minister and current leader of PASOK party, …
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  5. Man was threatening to blow up outside the Presidential House in Athens

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    October 30, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    A man around 40 alarmed Greek Police earlier today, while standing outside the Presidential House in Athens downtown, threatening to …
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  6. The Island Where People Forget to Die

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    October 24, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    Have you ever thought of a place whose residents often become  centenarians? And what if we told you that the …
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  7. Documentary on the economy and the social unrest in Greece 2010-2012

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    October 23, 2012 by pavlospapathanasiou

    Dr Dimitris Dalakoglou of Sussex University explains the ongoing social meltdown which took place in Greece between May 2010 and …
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