14 December 2017
A general strike across both the public and private sectors brought Greece to a standstill on Thursday. It was called by the ADEDY and GSEE union federations against austerity and the Syriza government’s attack on the right to strike.
30 November 2017
Trade unions in Greece have called a general strike on Thursday 14 December as parliament is set to discuss next year’s budget.
08 August 2017
A boat hired by far right activists to stop NGOs from rescuing refugees has been turned away from a series of Mediterranean ports.
23 May 2017
Tens of thousands of workers flooded the streets of central Athens in Greece yesterday, Wednesday, as the country was brought to a standstill by a general strike.
16 May 2017
Workers across Greece were set to walk out in a general strike on Wednesday—against more austerity that a radical left government was elected to end two years ago.
02 May 2017
Fifty years ago on Friday, Maria Styllou was among those who occupied the Greek embassy in London in response to a coup in Greece. She explains how the coup happened and what it means
21 March 2017
New EU attacks on Greek workers and on refugees are a reminder that our task is fight for a left Brexit
14 March 2017
The weekend of Saturday 18 March will be an international mobilisation against racism across Europe that was initially called by the movement in Greece.
03 February 2017
Big demonstrations welcomed around 500 refugee children to school in the port city of Piraeus, near Athens in Greece, last Tuesday.
13 December 2016
A general strike in Greece brought the country to a standstill today, Thursday. The strike came in advance of the Greek parliament meeting this Saturday to vote on the conditions of the next bailout.
06 December 2016
A general strike of public and private sector workers was set to take place in Greece on Thursday.
29 November 2016
Public sector workers struck across Greece against austerity measures on Thursday of last week.
18 October 2016
Public sector unions in Greece are gearing up for a new general strike against Syriza’s austerity drive, writes Panos Garganas in Athens
20 September 2016
Golden Dawn fascists are facing opposition, writes Greek socialist and anti-fascist Giorgos Pittas
31 May 2016
Workers at the Greek port of Piraeus near Athens struck for two days last week against privatisation.
24 May 2016
Greek MPs narrowly voted for a new round of austerity measures last Sunday to satisfy European Union (EU) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) blackmail.
10 May 2016
Big strikes show the potential for workers to smash Syriza’s pensions attack, writes Panos Garganas
05 May 2016
Workers across Greece are set to walk out on a 48 hour general strike starting tomorrow, Friday, called at the last minute today. The government has just announced that parliament will vote on a hated attack on pensions on Sunday.
03 May 2016
Tory MPs are coming under increasing pressure over their refusal to let unaccompanied child refugees come to Britain.
03 May 2016
The European Union (EU) and International Monetary Fund (IMF) are demanding yet more austerity in Greece.