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U.S. Wants to Work with New Greek Government

The White House expressed its desire to cooperate with the new Greek government, especially after leftist party SYRIZA won the elections mainly because of its...

Michael Dukakis: ‘Austerity Cannot Lead Greece Out of the Crisis’

“Greece will not move forward with the continuing austerity measures,” said US Presidential candidate in the 1988 elections and former Massachusetts governor Michael Dukakis in an...

NYT: Migrants in Greece Trying to Escape

The New York Times published an article depicting the hard and painful living conditions of undocumented migrants in Patras. People are brought into Greek...

NYU Professor Economides Mulled For Greek Finance Minister

Although Nicholas Economides was offered the job by Greek PM Samaras, he preferred to stay at NYU. See the the list with the (partially)...

Greek Government’s Chance to Say ‘No’ to Austerity Measures

By Kinthia Ktena “Europe’s voters have spoken – and what they had to say has shaken capitals across the continent as far right and some...

Lagarde Says Greek Reforms Go On

International Monetary Fund (IMF) Managing Director Christine Lagarde, whose agency is one of Greece's Troika of international lenders, told visiting Prime Minister Antonis Samaras...

US Shutdown Foils Samaras’ Plans

Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is going to meet tonight at 22:00 in Washington the head of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde. Samaras and...

Obama to Samaras: Greece Needs Growth

Greece must balance austerity measures demanded by international lenders with growth if it wants to recover, U.S. President Barack Obama told visiting Greek Prime...

NSA Spied on Greece, EU Too

In the wake of American analyst, Edward Snowden, revealing government secrets and fleeing the country comes the news that the National Security Agency (NSA)...

Papandreou Roasted For Columbia Gig

Already beset by much criticism for making big money delivering lectures at Harvard on the Greek economic crisis he helped create, former Prime Minister...

Greek Journalist Blames Papandreou For Crisis

Greece’s crushing economic crisis was deliberately caused by former prime minister George Papandreou so he could impose harsh austerity measures, a Washington, D.C.-based Greek...

Tsipras Makes SYRIZA’s Case in U.S.

Greece’s major opposition party leader Alexis Tsipas, who heads the anti-austerity Coalition of the Radical Left (SYRIZA), has told an American audience in the...