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Greece Launches New State-Run Broadcaster [VIDEO]

New public TV channel, EDT, has begun programming more than two months after abrupt closure of former service ERT. Greece has launched a new public television channel, EDT, more than two months after the abrupt closure of the state broadcaster ERT. Some of the 2,700 fired staff have been continuing to produce programmes from their old […]

Greece secured a lifeline from the euro zone and the IMF on Monday but was told it must keep its promises on cutting public sector jobs and selling state assets to get all the cash. The 6.8 billion euro ($8.7 billion) deal, which spares Greece defaulting on debt in August, will see Athens drip fed support under close watch from […]

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Greece’s neo-Nazi Golden Dawn is increasingly influential among members of the country’s political mainstream. Student Konstantinos Georgousis filmed party members on the streets of Athens. Warning: this video contains highly offensive and racist language Golden Dawn, the extreme right-wing party in Greece, won 18 seats in the country’s last election. Since then support for the […]

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