Syriza

Greek Corruption Scandal Ensnares Former Prime Ministers and Ministers

April 9, 2018
A bribery and money laundering scandal involving pharmaceutical companies that could cost Greece up to $23 billion has caught up with politicians from Greece’s conservative and social democratic parties. Syriza’s Ioannis Bournous explains what is known so far

Greece Needs a ‘Clear Exit’ from ‘Constant Monitoring’

April 8, 2018

The constant dependence on international financial institutions has created a loss of financial sovereignty for Greece. Syriza is working hard to no longer need these institutions so the country might regain its independence, says Ioannis Bournous of Syriza’s political secretariat

European Left Divided Over Brexit

March 20, 2018

A panel of progressive parties of Europe discuss the UK’s plan for Brexit, with reps from the UK’s Labour Party, Spain’s Podemos, Greece’s Syriza and Germany’s Dei Linke

Trump and the Rise of the European Right, with Reps of UK Labour Party, De Linke, Podemos, and Syriza

March 19, 2018

Is Trump fueling the rise European homegrown anti-immigrant movements, racism, xenophobia and extreme nationalism – with representatives of progressive parties from the UK, Germany, Spain and Greece

Is Greek Democracy Dead?

November 15, 2017

Panagiotis Lafazanis, former leader of Syriza’s Left Platform and current leader of Popular Unity, says Greece has become a protectorate of the Troika

For Ordinary Greeks, Has Greece’s Battered Economy Turned the Corner?

October 18, 2017

Greece’s Syriza Government claims the economy is improving, but many Athenians do not agree

Greece

August 30, 2017
Syriza is the culminating expression of the long history of the Greek left, says author Helena Sheehan

Syriza Succeeds in Greece by Challenging European Social Democrats’ Approach to Reform

January 21, 2014

Panitch: Reforms can be easily thwarted by the power of business and the ideology of neoliberalism

General Strike Solid in Greek Town Chania

October 7, 2012

The first general strike against the new coalition government boosts the confidence of left organisers in the Greek city of Chania