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My Big Fat Greek Bailout: Part 2

Should American Taxpayers Finance another Big Fat Greek Bailout? – Big Government

To turn Winston Churchill’s famous quote upside down: “Never have so many paid so much to subsidize such an undeserving few.”

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Papandreou’s Austerity

Greece general strike prompts violent clashes in Athens | World news | guardian.co.uk

The general strike crippled public services across the country, leaving state hospitals running on emergency staff, disrupting port traffic and public transport, and forced radio and television news programmes off the air during the morning. Journalists’ unions called off their strike to cover developments in Athens.


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Greece and the Euro Zone

Is There Any Hope for Greece’s Debt Problem? – Room for Debate – NYTimes.com

Greece austerity measures
City workers in Athens protesting against austerity plans on May 18.

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