How EU austerity is destroying Greece

Submitted by Admin on Sun, 07/16/2017 - 15:46

Harris from the KKE (Greek Communist Party) explains how European Union imposed austerity is ripping Greek society apart. From unemployment to pensions being decimated, health services being slashed and educational standards falling to the lowest in the European Union - Greece is being crushed under the weight of cuts to vital services.

As in Britain and other EU states, the wealth owned by the richest 10% is hugely disproportionate, and in fact that wealth grows significantly as the rest of society pays an unbelievable cost.

And much lauded bail out packages fail to reach ordinary people - instead they are swallowed up in extraordinary ways.