The problem of Greece is not only a tragedy. It is a lie.
Date Written: 13/07/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX17827
According to John Pilger, the leaders of Syriza are revolutionaries of a kind - but their revolution is the perverse, familiar appropriation of social democratic and parliamentary movements by liberals groomed to comply with neo-liberal drivel. Like the Labour Party in Britain and its equivalents among former social democratic parties such as the Labor Party in Australia, still describing themselves as liberal or even left, Syriza is the product of an affluent, highly privileged, educated middle class, schooled in postmodernism.