by Scott Creighton
38 Syriza party members voted “NO” as they were supposed to. Yet, Tsipras and the opposition parties who had imposed austerity on the people of Greece got what they wanted; they passed the latest austerity plan in spite of it’s brutal nature and massive resistance to it from the people.
For all practical purposes, Greece is now a German colony being run by the masters of the universe through their fascist Troika team.
For us here and a few other sites across the interwebs, this is not a shock. We’ve been saying that Tsipras and the “rock star” finance minister were sheepdipped neoliberals in leftist clothing for months and that the only way out for the Greek people was going to be for them to have their own Tahrir Square moment when their rage against being duped like they were grew out of control. And here it is. (photos and videos after the break)
Filed under: Alexis Tsipras, Egyptian Revolution, Fascism, Fascism², Global Free Market Wars, Globalization, Goldman Sachs, Greek Elections 2015, Greek referendum, Neoliberalizing Greece, Scott Creighton, Yanis Varoufakis | 2 Comments »