Category Archives: News

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

Defiance: Greece and Europe. Book Review

‘Defiance: Greece and Europe’ by Roger Silverman Zero Books £15.99.  Book Review by Paul Mackney, Co-chair Greece Solidarity Campaign, first published in The Chartist Roger Silverman has done us a great service with what he calls a “single straightforward account … Continue reading

Greece – Austerity has Crashed the Economy.

The Eurogroup of Finance Ministers meeting in Luxembourg on October 10th 2016 agreed to back the next bailout loan tranche to Greece of 2.8 billion Euros. Greece had had to meet the draconian terms demanded by the eurocreditors in the Memorandum of July 2015. … Continue reading

Refugee crisis in Greece.

Greek courts have upheld the first appeal by a Syrian refugee against deportation to Turkey. The decision could unravel the controversial refugee deal recently struck between the EU and Turkey. Greece is having to deal with a new humanitarian crisis … Continue reading

Greek parliament to vote on more tax rises and even more contingency austerity measures

On Sunday 22nd May the Greek Parliament will vote on whether to agree to more tax rises and more, contingency, austerity measures – all demanded by the Troika of International Monetary Fund (IMF), European Central Bank(ECB) and European Commission in return … Continue reading