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Support is a stretch, but Herdentrieb blogger Mark Schieritz speaks of a massive diplomatic blunder on the EU side.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 10:50:09 AM EST
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by generic on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 11:13:55 AM EST
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Link to Die Linke... nicht Schlecht...

Fragen und Antworten zur aktuellen Lage in Griechenland

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Ana´s Nin

by Crazy Horse on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 11:48:16 AM EST
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and here's today's message from Dr. Anton Hofreiter, lead Parlementarian of the Greens... (both sides need to compromise, though he does note that the current policies have put Greek lifestyle in the tank.)

Statement von Anton Hofreiter zu den Themen Griechenland

PS. I met Dr. Hofreiter during an offshore wind Stammtisch last fall, and I was quite impressed with him.

"Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage." - Ana´s Nin

by Crazy Horse on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 11:56:43 AM EST
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The massive unemployment and increase in mortality due to 'austerity' is scarcely covered by 'put lifestyles in the tank.'

"It is not necessary to have hope in order to persevere."
by ARGeezer (ARGeezer a in a circle eurotrib daught com) on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 12:49:53 PM EST
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LOL, it starts well: he calls the German government "concrete mixers" who in the talks even added a load of reinforced concrete.

*Lunatic*, n.
One whose delusions are out of fashion.
by DoDo on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 05:54:44 PM EST
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A pox on both their houses here (also ZEIT) too:

http://www.zeit.de/wirtschaft/2015-02/griechenland-varoufakis-schaeuble-bruessel

I haven't found much other support, though.

by IM on Tue Feb 17th, 2015 at 11:32:35 AM EST
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