Tsipras

EUROPEAN LEFT

Syriza and Podemos: A Necessary Balance

August 06, 2016 | Syriza and Podemos emerged in the context of a deep capitalist crisis. However, it has not taken long for both organizations to demonstrate their narrow (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

GREECE

INTERVIEW: ‘Tsipras is saving Greek capitalism’

October 08, 2015 | We interviewed Kostas Skordoulis, a leading member of OKDE-Spartakos about the situation in Greece following the elections last September 20, Syriza, Popular Unity, and the debates within (...)

Josefina L. Martínez

GREECE

The Greek Elections and the Strategic Debates within the Left

September 25, 2015 | On September 21, Alexis Tsipras returned as prime minister, supported by a coalition between his party and the right-wing nationalist Anel party. This government, which assumed power as a left (...)

Claudia Cinatti

GREECE

Syriza Forms New Coalition Government for the Third Memorandum

September 22, 2015 | Syriza won more than 35 percent of the vote in Sunday's Greek elections. In contrast to euphoria back in January, Alexis Tsipras prepares to form a new coalition government with Anel (Greek (...)

GREECE / INTERVIEW

’I think that the dilemma of ’reform or revolution?’ is still valid’

August 26, 2015 | Left Voice interviewed Kostas Skordoulis, a leading member of OKDE-Spartakos about the current situation in Greece following the resignation of Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras and the recent (...)

Alejandra Ríos

Guest Post

The “New” European Reformism and the Failure of the Broad Left Party Strategy

August 20, 2015 | The capitulation of the SYRIZA government to the demands of European imperialism has sent shock waves across a wide section of the international Left for some very concrete and understandable (...)

Robert Lyons

GREECE

The Eurogroup’s brutal agreement on Greece: A colonialist pact

July 14, 2015 | After 48 hours of meetings, Alexis Tsipras accepted every condition of the Eurogroup in order to reach an agreement. The Greek parliament will approve privatizations, cut backs, and other (...)

Josefina L. Martínez

GREECE

SYRIZA: The referendum was a joke

July 11, 2015 | Friday night, Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras successfully rallied support from Greek MPs for a bailout deal strikingly similar to the one rejected by national vote five days earlier. Once (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

EUROPE

Interview: What’s happening in Greece after the Referendum?

July 07, 2015 | Interview with Manos Skoufoglou, member of the leadership of OKDE-Spartakos and of Antarsya Anti-capitalist Left Coalition. What are the possible scenarios after Sunday’s (...)

GREECE

Tsipras’ concessions and Syriza’s left wing

July 06, 2015 | There is a growing tension between Tsipras and the left platform within SYRIZA due to the negotiations with the Troika. However, Syriza’s “left wing” acts only as formal opposition, while in (...)

Diego Lotito
Josefina L. Martínez

GREECE

Greece in default, Tsipras’ red lines and the significance of the referendum

July 02, 2015 | Greece has been declared to be “in arrears” after missing a deadline for a €1.5 billion payment to the IMF. As a result, worldwide markets trembled for the last few days. Banks throughout Greece are (...)

Juan Cruz Ferre

GREECE

Tsipras’ capitulation and the crisis of Syriza

June 25, 2015 | After five months of negotiations, Syriza agreed with the European Union (EU) governments on several proposed cuts last Monday. These agreements look to secure the last phase of the 7.2 billion (...)

Celeste Murillo

STATEMENT OF TROTSKYIST FRACTION - FOURTH INTERNATIONAL

ENG | Greek elections: With the workers against the capitalists and the Troika

January 22, 2015 | On January 25th there will early elections in Greece, elections which are being followed with huge expectations throughout all of Europe. These elections have emerged as a product of the profound (...)