The Cloudland Collective is hosting a discussion on the current situation in Greece featuring well known Queensland economist John Quiggin.
The Cloudland Collective presents:
A discussion about Greece today with economist John Quiggin
upstairs @ the Boundary Hotel, West End
In January this year SYRIZA formed government in Greece. Around the world people celebrated the electoral victory as a defeat for austerity and a promise of a more equal and just society.
SYRIZA had campaigned for example to halt privatisation, reinstate sacked public servants, provide free health benefits to those on low incomes and withdraw Greek troops from all foreign countries.
The European Central Bank and IMF have since sought to derail SYRIZA’s radical program.
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