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That is not to say that there isn't a leftist argument for leaving the EU, and it may be much stronger for Greece than for the UK.
Here's Owen Jones right after the Greek referendum: The left must put Britain's EU withdrawal on the agenda
Owen Jones
Progressives should be appalled by European Union's ruination of Greece. It's time to reclaim the Eurosceptic cause.
He then went on to campaign for Remain as he saw Brexit as a neoliberal wet dream.

A society committed to the notion that government is always bad will have bad government. And it doesn't have to be that way. — Paul Krugman
by Migeru (migeru at eurotrib dot com) on Thu Jan 5th, 2017 at 08:14:12 PM EST
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