12th Jan2009

On Greece’s student protests

by Valia Kaimaki

Valia Kaimaki discusses the background to the protests that broke out in Greece in December and have spread across the country.

Πηγή Αγγλική έκδοση της Le Monde diplomatique

09th Jan2009

Mass uprising of Greece’s youth

by Valia Kaimaki

Why did Greek youth take to the streets? For the first time since the second world war young people have no hope of a better life than their parents. But there is also a failure of trust in politicians and all state institutions, particularly the police