Monthly Archives: novembre 2012

Europe’s New Fascists

ONE evening in September 2011, Ali Rahimi, a 27-year-old Afghan asylum seeker, was hanging around with friends outside his building in central Athens when more than a dozen Greeks approached. Several men set upon Mr. Rahimi, one with a knife.…

Yes, we are racist, opinion poll finds after debate

By Maria Alafouzos 16/11/2012   Are Greeks racist? The question was debated on Wednesday night at a panel organized by the Intelligence Squared forum at the Onassis Cultural Center. The unequivocal answer: 70 percent of participants in a poll conducted…

Atene blindata per anniversario rivolta Politecnico

ATENE – Un’Atene blindata si prepara per le celebrazioni del 39.mo anniversario della sanguinosa rivolta scatenata il 15 novembre 1973 dagli studenti del Politecnico contro il regime militare allora al potere che aprì la strada al ritorno della democrazia in…

One in four unemployed

  Just over one in four people aged between 15 and 74 are now unemployed, according to jobless data released on Thursday.   The unemployment rate crossed the 25 percent threshold in August, to reach 25.4 percent, according to the…

Announcement about the victims of racist violence

November 11, 2012 Last weekend was marked by a series of new incidents of racist violence which has by now taken on dramatic dimensions. In one of these incidents, in the area of Agios Panteleimonas, where racist violence threatens to…

Patrasso: Messaggio da un gruppo di immigrati

Siamo un gruppo di immigrati illegali che sono riusciti ad evitare l’arresto durante le operazioni “Xenios Zeus” che hanno avuto luogo a Patrasso il 1° Ottobre. Durante questa operazione molti dei nostri amici sono stati arrestati ed ora sono detenuti…