Monthly Archives: April 2014

Angry cleaning women demand their jobs wearing crowns of thorns

On Maundy Thursday cleaning women held an angry protest outside the Greek Finance Ministry in Athens demanding their jobs back and comparing the Finance Minister to Pontius Pilate. Last Autumn, the finance ministry placed 595 cleaning ladies – employed at … Continue reading

Greek Police are a Law unto Themselves – Amnesty International Reports

As Greece faces its sixth year of severe austerity policies, Amnesty International has published a report on how Greek police responses to the social tensions are continuing to flout international human rights law. Amnesty International states: ‘ A series of police-implemented … Continue reading

Condolences from Solidarity for All, Greece

The Greece Solidarity Campaign has received many tributes to Tony Benn. You can hear Tony Benn speaking on Greece on euGreek Radio in March 2012 here. Solidarity for All, the national network of social solidarity clinics, kitchens and markets, sent us … Continue reading