More Greek strikes set for 8 July

By Andy Rice 2 July 2010

Greece's major labour unions have called a 24-hour general strike on 8 July. It just so happens that this is also the date of a parliamentary vote on the pension reform that is set to form part of Greece's strict austerity messages. If you were planning on holidaying in the Greek Isles this European summer, it might be a plan to revise your itinerary.  Read more: Reuters



Fudging, obfuscation and misdirection hobble the route to the nitty-gritty of expropriation

By Marianne Merten


Soul Celebration

Zapiro 8 hours ago

"Joyfully to the breeze royal Odysseus spread his sail and with his rudder skillfully he steered." ~ Homer