Category Archives: News

The Terrible Human Cost of Greece’s Bailouts

By Frances Coppola. Published 31 August 2018 in forbes.com     Let’s stop playing: “Blame the Greeks”.  Babies, adolescents and young adults did not cause Greece’s debt disaster. But they are paying for it – with their lives.   When writing … Continue reading

Fund-Raising Dinner for Medical Aid for Greece with Women Social Solidarity Activists from Athens

  Fund-Raising Dinner for Medical Aid for Greece Saturday October 13th 2018 at 7.30pm Hear from 3 women social solidarity activists from Athens! Fabulous buffet dinner, live bouzouki music, a raffle.    At the Cypriot Centre, Earlham Grove, Wood Green … Continue reading

Key Dates for Autumn 2018

    Three Women Social Solidarity Activists from Athens visit London  October 9th – 14th – A Speaking Tour. The Greece Solidarity Campaign with the support of the trade unions NEU/NUT and Unite the Union are organising a speaking tour with … Continue reading

Greek government steps up but UK steps back

It’s mid-February and a Syrian mother and her two children drown in the sea attempting to reach Greece from Turkey. Mike Davis and Wendy Pettifer report on a Greece Solidarity Campaign delegation visit to Scaramanga camp to discover living conditions … Continue reading

Beware the ECB bearing gifts for Greeks

  Article by Michael Roberts published on his blog October 2017  The announcement by the European Central Bank that it has so far made €7.8bn in profits from its holdings in Greek government debt reveals the true nature of the … Continue reading

Medical Aid for Greece Garden Fundraiser July 29th 2017

Medical Aid for Greece Garden Fundraiser Saturday July 29th 5pm Stroud Green BBQ, kebabs, salads, home-made dips and side dishes and choice of vegetarian dishes Tickets £20 waged £10 unwaged Book your tickets NOW! Email: greecesolidarity@mail.com.  Cheques to ‘Medical Aid … Continue reading

The Strength of Social Solidarity in Greece -Fourth Annual Congress

A report by Mary Wilkins of  Universee, the 4th Annual Congress of Social Solidarity Economy, Athens 2017. More than 1000 people from across Europe and beyond met in Athens from 9th to 11th June to discuss all aspects of social solidarity … Continue reading

Medical Aid for Greece Fundraising Dinner Saturday May 13th

      Pharmacy in the KIFA Athens Social Solidarity Clinic                        Kalamata Social Solidarity Clinic.  Come and have a great evening at the Fund-Raising Dinner For Medical Aid for Greece Saturday May 13th 2017 at 7.30pm Fabulous buffet dinner, live bouzouki music, a … Continue reading

Never Again! Marking 50 years since the Military Coup in Greece & Celebrating its Overthrow

The Greece Solidarity Campaign and Anti-Fascist Action for Greece invite you to: Speakers from Greece and from those who occupied the London Greek Embassy in solidarity with the Greek resistance to the military coup. The Theodorakis songs banned under the … Continue reading

Medical Aid for Greece Fundraising Dinner

  (Above) Pharmacy in the KIFA Athens Social Solidarity Clinic.      Kalamata Social Solidarity Clinic.  Fund-Raising Dinner For Medical Aid for Greece Saturday May 13th 2017 at 7.30pm Fabulous buffet dinner, live bouzouki music, a raffle.   Cypriot Centre, Earlham Grove, Wood Green N22 … Continue reading