SYRIZA numbers keep dropping in opinion polls. The blows Alexis Tsipras is receiving keep coming from all directions, and they are really strong! Source: Greek Elections: SYRIZA Keeps Bleeding as Party Youth Withdraw Support | GreekReporter.com
Source: After Syriza | Jacobin
Introducing Popular Unity | Jacobin.
Brutish, nasty – and not even short: the ominous future of the eurozone | Wolfgang Streeck | Comment is free | The Guardian.
Yanis Varoufakis: bailout deal allows Greek oligarchs to maintain grip | Business | The Guardian.
Swapping one mirage for another: the Left’s turn away from social Europe.
Podemos, Greece and the hot Spanish autumn.
Why Greece’s ritual humiliation won’t kill off Europe’s revolutionary Left – Telegraph.
Euros discarded as impoverished Greeks resort to bartering | World news | The Guardian.
Germany, not Greece, should say goodbye to the euro | Comment | ekathimerini.com.
There has been no paucity of allusions to Greek tragedy when discussing the current negotiations between Greece and its European creditors: Syriza caught between Scylla of austerity and the Charibdas of ‘Grexit’; Greece’s Sisyphean task of paying down its debt through contractionary austerity policies; the Pyrrhic victory of the no campaign in the austerity referendum;… More Capitalism and Democracy in Greece
Cracks in the Deal? | Jacobin.
In a rather surprising turn of events today, the IMF has released a statement demanding debt relief for Greece. This vindicates Varoufakis’ position that Greek debt was unsustainable, positions the IMF against Germany and its allies, and finally brings the IMF into line with its own research – research that has been leaking out over… More IMF Demands Debt Relief for Greece