Tsipras Capitulated, We Owe it to Greece to Speak Out

(via teleSUR TV) // By Joshua Tartakovsky.

This past Thursday, the Greek government represented by Alexis Tsipras handed over the final proposal to the Troika. In return for a bailout of 50 billion euros for the next three years and a short-term financial bridge, Tsipras agreed to major cuts, raises in VAT which will affect negatively most Greeks, and slashing of pensions which were already cut by 50 percent since the first bailout. Just 6 days ago, this past Sunday, 61 percent of the Greek public voted for its dignity and against capitulation to the Troika, despite the fact that they were placed under economic siege and financial blackmail.

Continue reading at teleSUR TV.


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