‘Like 1930s Germany’: Greek Far Right Gains Ground (Spiegel)
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‘Like 1930s Germany’: Greek Far Right Gains Ground (Spiegel)

Nowhere else in Europe are neo-Nazis and right-wing extremists profiting as greatly from the financial crisis as in Athens. As they terrorize the country with violence, the police stand back and prosecutors are powerless. (Read the full text in English on Spiegel’s website: http://www.spiegel.de/international/europe/neo-nazis-and-right-wing-extremists-gaining-support-in-greece-a-894596.html) Continue reading

Update: “Labour Slave-Market” – the Mayor – the impunity – what the immigrant workers say (+ video)
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Update: “Labour Slave-Market” – the Mayor – the impunity – what the immigrant workers say (+ video)

Video taken after the attack: Around 200 immigrants, most of them from Bangladesh and some from Pakistan, who were working at the fields, demanded from the foremen six months’ unpaid wages owed to them by the company. According to the police, the dispute was intense. The foremen left, but they returned where the immigrants were … Continue reading

International boycott of Manolada strawberries
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International boycott of Manolada strawberries

Various websites abroad call for an international boycott of Manolada strawberries after the injury of 29 foreign workers at the region’s fields after foremen opened fire against when the workers demanded six months’ unpaid wages. Already lots of posters and texts in English have been uploaded, calling Manolada strawberries “bloodstained” and encouraging people not to … Continue reading