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The problem of Greece is not only a tragedy. It is a lie.

johnpilger.com
An historic betrayal has consumed Greece. Having set aside the mandate of the Greek electorate, the Syriza government has willfully ignored last week's landslide "No" vote and secretly agreed a raft of repressive, impoverishing measures in return for a "bailout" that means sinister foreign control and a warning to the world.
Greece. Either its people do what needs doing, or they suffer longer than they need to.
They can exit the EU, suffer for a few years, and rebuild their economy through currency controls. Or they can stay in the EU, and suffer, indefinitely.
It should be a stark, simple choice, but human nature, eh?

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