Crisis in Greece

In Greece, as the PASOK (Greece’s NDP) government is in crisis as it tries to push through another massive set of austerity measures demanded by international capital, many people have responded with assemblies in occupied public squares, mass protests and strikes. In Athens,”thousands of riot cops with batons, tear gas and water cannons have been fighting with the mainstream of the protest in Syntagma Square in an effort to break it up. And the protesters have held their ground.” Read today’s post (with links) at Lenin’s Tomb and visit the useful site Greek Left Review.