IMF: austerity measures would still leave Greece with unsustainable debt | World news | The Guardian. Advertisements
This referendum is a fight between the Greeks and Europe’s cruel capitalism | Aditya Chakrabortty | Comment is free | The Guardian.
Greece in chaos: will Syriza’s last desperate gamble pay off? | World news | The Guardian.
Tsipras goes for referendum on 5 July | Paul Mason | Paul Mason. It may come down to: who has the biggest social power on the streets – the Greek left, including the KKE, Syriza, the unions etc. – or the right. Which is what Greek history has always tried not to ask since 1974. … More Tsipras goes for referendum on 5 July | Paul Mason | Paul Mason
Greece’s rich: insulated against an EU exit | World news | The Guardian.
UK: 250,000 march to “End Austerity Now”…the Tories respond with more cuts.
Hopes for Greece bailout deal rise sharply as Athens gives ground | Business | The Guardian.
Anti-austerity protests: tens of thousands rally across UK | World news | The Guardian.
‘Making us poorer won’t save Greece’: how pension crisis is hurting its people | World news | The Guardian.
Kathimerini has published the full set of proposals made by a Greek delegation to the country’s lenders in Brussels over the weekend. You can read the document here. via ekathimerini.com | Greece’s updated proposals to lenders: The complete document.
Greece has nothing to lose by saying no to creditors – FT.com. By Wolfgang Münchau So here we are. Alexis Tsipras has been told to take it or leave it. What should he do? The Greek prime minister does not face elections until January 2019. Any course of action he decides on now would … More Greece has nothing to lose by saying no to creditors – FT.com
The Looming Austerity Package | Jacobin. by Costas Lapavitsas Developments in the debt negotiations between Greece and the European institutions have come thick and fast in the last days: the submission of proposals by the Greek side, leaks of lenders’ supposed counter-proposals, their rejection by Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, pre-agenda debate in the Parliament — … More The Looming Austerity Package | Jacobin
Growth, what growth? Thatcherism fails to produce the goods | Business | The Guardian. Katie Allen Margaret Thatcher’s policies of privatisation, light-touch regulation and low income tax failed to boost growth, according to a new study that casts doubt on the merits of free market economies. In a wide-ranging analysis of Britain’s performance in the … More Growth, what growth? Thatcherism fails to produce the goods | Business | The Guardian
Academics attack George Osborne budget surplus proposal | Business | The Guardian.
Greece – A Sad Story of the European Establishment – EU Politics Today – EIN News. by Robert Savio ROME, Jun 9 2015 (IPS) – Only 50 years of Cold War (and the fact that German Chancellor Angela Merkel grew up in East Germany) can possibly explain the strange political power of the United States … More Greece – A Sad Story of the European Establishment – EU Politics Today – EIN News
Robert Pollin on Podemos in Spain
An ageing population isn’t the reason for stunted economic growth – austerity is.