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With Greece having defaulted upon its debt by failing to pay the IMF by the deadline, we are now going to see a period of intense negotiations and daily speculations as Europe and sundry institutions try to find a way out of the crisis. Against this background the Greeks are about to hold their referendum, answering a question that – in some people’s eyes – doesn’t make a lot of sense and indeed may relate to a situation that doesn’t exist.

In this context, here’s a link to a worthy article by Hamish McRae today that appears upon the website of THE INDEPENDENT


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About Lavinia Thompson

A university lecturer for many years, both at home and abroad, Lavinia Thompson retired in 2008 and has since taken up freelance journalism. She is currently studying for a distant learning degree in geo-political science and lives in Norwich with her partner. More Posts