Crossing Into the Unknown: The Plight of Migrants in the Fields of Greece (Huffington Post UK)
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Crossing Into the Unknown: The Plight of Migrants in the Fields of Greece (Huffington Post UK)

Fragkiska Megaloudi This report is based on extensive field work (February-March 2013) on the island of Crete (Herakleio, Ierapetra, Anogeia) and it is a joint research project with photographer Stylianos Papardelas The recent shooting of Bangladeshi workers, in South Greece, after they demanded outstanding wages might have shocked the nation, but it has put in … Continue reading

Racism, Exploitation, Violence: The Reality of Migrants’ Lives in Greece (Huffington Post UK)
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Racism, Exploitation, Violence: The Reality of Migrants’ Lives in Greece (Huffington Post UK)

Greece: idyllic country of picturesque islands and sparkling seas that welcomes strangers, or land of serious human rights abuses and growing violence and xenophobia? While there is no doubt about the loveliness of Greece’s landscapes, something brutal is going on behind the beauty. Last week Greece’s international image took a serious knock when 200 Bangladeshi … Continue reading

Golden Dawn’s… pure blood
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Golden Dawn’s… pure blood

Invasions in hospitals Golden Dawn’s announcement that tomorrow they will be donating “blood for Greeks” has alarmed the employees in hospitals throughout the country. POEDIN, their federation, asked yesterday that all unions should stay alert. They asked them to take the necessary measures in order to ensure strict compliance with the rules and guidelines for … Continue reading