Saturday, May 22, 2010

Greece now, Britain next

New Statesman - The heresy of the Greeks offers hope

The heresy of the Greeks offers hope

John Pilger

Published 21 May 2010


... The people on the streets of Athens do not suffer this malaise. They are clear who the enemy is and regard themselves as once again under foreign occupation. And once again, they are rising up, with courage. When David Cameron begins to cleave £6bn from public services in Britain, he will be bargaining that Greece will not happen in Britain. We should prove him wrong.