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On the contrary, it does not need to be convincing on its merits as an argument.

It just needs to be introduced early enough in the discussion to provide a dividing line which can be said to have been on the table all the time.

Ultimately, this is not about morality, or legality, or even economics. It is about how Greece can sow division and disunity in the Troika. Setting the Belgians against the Germans and the Dutch against the Finnish and the Spanish against the Italians is a win for Greece. Which is why re-opening the postwar settlement is an excellent idea.

- Jake

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by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Sat Mar 14th, 2015 at 01:16:50 PM EST
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