Tag Archives: Greece

The Birthplace of Democracy…. Goes thru the Motions

Seriously, why are they even bothering? It has been made very clear o Greece that the results of elections will be put aside if they are not pleasing to the EU (and by EU I mean ‘Germany’ and by ‘Germany’ … Continue reading

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Fire on the Aegean

I don’t know if it’s been reported much in North America but this week has seen devastating fires in Greece that have killed 80 people (and counting). Fires have always been a thing in Greece in summer (dry, hot… do … Continue reading

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Greek Children Pay for the Euro

This is one reason (out of many) that I hate the Euro. A currency without transfers or common fiscal policy is not a currency but a trap to catch countries in perpetual debt. It’s worth noting that about 5 % … Continue reading

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Maybe… Let’s Rethink This?

I know! Let’s put a lot of unvetted young Middle Eastern men on a military vessel capable of wreaking great havoc and destruction….. What Could Possibly Go Wrong? If I didn’t know better, I’d think that European governments are just … Continue reading

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