August 3, 2015:

Germans Get Debt Relief Twice in 20th Century, But Demand Greeks Pay Up
Jayati Ghosh, Professor of Economics at Nehru University, discusses the economic history of Germany's debt relief in both the 1930s and 1950s and why policies of growth rather than austerity led them to become an economic powerhouse.

  August 3, 2015

The Return of the Troika (2/2)
James K. Gailbraith says, IMF is demanding a substantial reduction of the Greek debt to participate in any new deal and meanwhile German law makers are refusing to approve a new bail-out without the IMF

  August 2, 2015

The Anti-Capitalist Greek Left Says No to Austerity and Bailouts (1/2)
Thanos Andritsos, member of the Greek anti-capitalist Left party 'Antarsya', explains why leaving the Euro is the only just alternative for Greece

  August 2, 2015

Tsipras Defends Varoufakis Preparation for Grexit (1/2)
James K. Galbraith a member of the working group advising the former finance minister Varoufakis on 'Plan B' says there were great impositions imposed on the Greek government including certain procedures that removed control from the government and placed them in the hands of creditor institutions

  August 1, 2015

The Silent & Unseen Victims of the Greek Debt Crisis
Costas Giannopoulos, president of Greek children's aid organization "The Smile of the Child," says thousands of children and refugees are failing to receive basic services needed for survival

  July 31, 2015

Varoufakis Sued for Alleged Treason While Syriza's Left Platform Is Accused of Conspiracy
Dimitri Lascaris reports on the charges against Varoufakis and critiques the media for engaging in a smear campaign that accuses the former energy minister Lafazanis and the leaders of the Left Platform of being covert plotters

  July 29, 2015

Will the Greek Left Unite to Oppose Austerity?
Dr. Panagiotis Sotiris, member of Antarsya, talks to Dimitri Lascaris about Syriza's failure to implement its anti-austerity program and the political options that are now available to the left in Greece

  July 27, 2015

Will Divisions in Syriza Over the Memorandum Fracture the Party?
Michalis Spourdalakis, Dean of the School of Economics and Political Science at the University of Athens, speaks to Sharmini Peries about the divisions emerging in SYRIZA

  July 24, 2015

The Human Face of Greece's 'Unprecedented' Refugee Crisis
On a visit to a park in Athens that hundreds of refugees have made their home, TRNN documents the arrest of two Afghan refugees and a Greek journalist, as well as learning the story of Fatima, an 11-year old recently arrived refugee from Afghanistan

  July 23, 2015

Thousands Protest As Greek Parliament Approves Second Round of Austerity Measures
Demonstrators tell TRNN's Dimitri Lascaris why they oppose reforms demanded by Greece's creditors and why they support leaving the Eurozone

  July 23, 2015

SYRIZA's Thessaloniki Programme vs. Euro-Troika Austerity
Hours before the second austerity bill is expected to pass in Greek Parliament, Dimitri Lascaris interviews Dr. Stathis Kouvelakis, leading member of the Left Platform of SYRIZA, who defends the original mandate for national reconstruction given to SYRIZA

  July 22, 2015

SYRIZA's Stability Rocked by New Memorandum (3/3)
Leo Panitch says SYRIZA should prepare for the inevitable Grexit, but it has to factor in geo-political power relations that will get in the way

  July 22, 2015

Ο Κώστας Λαπαβίτσας προτείνει την έξοδο ως τη μόνη στρατηγική για τον ελληνικό λαό.
Σε μια έντονη ομιλία στην Αθήνα, ο Κώστας Λαπαβίτσας υποστηρίζει ότι το σχέδιο του ΣΥΡΙΖΑ ήταν να πετύχει τη ριζοσπαστική αλλαγή εντός της Ευρωζώνης - και αυτό είναι ανέφικτο.

  July 22, 2015

What's the U.S. Role In the Greek Crisis?
CEPR Economist Mark Weisbrot discusses the role of the U.S.-dominated institutions in the current crisis in Greece.

  July 22, 2015

SYRIZA's Stability Rocked by New Memorandum (2/3)
Leo Panitch says the latest memorandum is a shell game

  July 21, 2015

SYRIZA's Stability Rocked by New Memorandum (1/3)
Leo Panitch interviewed by Sharmini Peries at SYRIZA Headquarters in Athens: In spite of the differences within SYRIZA over the new deal, the government remains enormously popular.

  July 20, 2015

SYRIZA Forced to Choose Disorderly Grexit or Terrible Deal
In an interview with Dimitri Lascaris, Minister of Education Aristides Baltas of Greece explains the conflict between responsibility and conviction in the decision to accept the new deal

  July 19, 2015

Interview with Costas Lapavitsas
Dimitri Lascaris of The Real News interivews Syriza MP Costas Lapavitsas

  July 17, 2015

Lapavitsas Calls for Exit as the Only Strategy for Greek People
In an intense speech in Athens, Costas Lapavitsas says the Syriza plan was to achieve radical change within the Eurozone - and that's impossible.

  July 17, 2015

Greeks Protest Austerity, But Is Leaving the Eurozone Their Only Option?
University of Greenwich's Ozlem Onaran argues that the government should create its own currency and fall out of love with the eurozone

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