The Syriza Dilemma
What would constructive pressure on the Syriza government look like?
Gindin, Sam; Panitch, Leohttp://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/07/tsipras-debt-germany-troika-memorandum/
Date Written: 27/07/2015
Year Published: 2015
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX17816
The radical Syriza government was elected in January 2015 based on its promise to try to bargain a better deal than the severe neoliberal austerity imposed through the memoranda signed by previous governments. At the same time, it promised to remain in the eurozone monetary system, in which Greeces financial system is embedded, as well as within the framework of the European Union, into which its economy has been integrated.