Yanis Varoufakis for ‘Lagarde list’ and Greek economy

Police in Greece have arrested a journalist who published a list of the country’s political and business elite holding Swiss bank accounts. The whistleblower accuses the Greek government of failing to go after tax evaders, while at the same time preparing to push through more belt-tightening measures for the struggling population. Professor of Economics Yanis Varoufakis says politicians are reluctant to investigate because of their own involvement.

Via: Democracy and Class Struggle

Golden Dawn party infiltrates Greece’s police, claims senior officer – video

Source:  , via Guardian

A senior police officer claims successive governments in Greece allowed the ultra-nationalist Golden Dawn party to infiltrate the country’s police force. Victims of some brutal attacks by far-right thugs in Athens warn that immigrants are just the first victims in a long list of neo-fascist targets

Athens: Social Meltdown (Greek subtitles)

Dr Dimitris Dalakoglou explains the social meltdown which took place in Greece between May 2010 & June 2012 that is on going. This film contains videos and photos shot on the streets, often containing violence and paints a portrait of widespread economic hardship endured by a cities inhabitants. This film is part of an ongoing research project, which looks at the rapid structural changes which Greece is undergoing.

Produced & Directed by Ross Domoney
Interview: Dimitris Dalakoglou
Filmed, Photographed & Edited by Ross Domoney

Portugal’s anti-austerity protest 15-10-2012

GlobalNoise #13O London – St.Paul – Greek Voice

13th October 2012, a call for Global Noise, nearly a thousand people gathered in front of St.Paul cathedral with pans, wooden spoons or any other home wares that make noise. In the video above, a speaker from Greece made a speech.