Tag Archives: European Union

Hate Has Won as United Kingdom Votes to Leave the European Union

Following a historic vote in the United Kingdom, Britons have decided to leave the European Union in a 52-48 decision. It was expected to be a close vote in the weeks and months leading up to the referendum, and after everything … Continue reading

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If Brexit Debate Becomes a Battle Between Fear and Hate, Nobody Wins

The United Kingdom is facing a once in a generation decision on Thursday as people go to the polls to determine their country’s role in Europe, and in fact the world. The question is whether or not Britain should remain … Continue reading

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Greeks Say No to More Austerity as Tsipras Prepares to Confront his Creditors

Greek bailout negotiations are once again underway after Alexis Tsipras reaffirmed that an overwhelming majority of his citizens support him. Greeks gave the rest of Europe a resounding “NO” on Sunday’s referendum, with 61% of people voting against the harsh austerity measures … Continue reading

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Greek Referendum: Either Submitting to Blackmail or Maintaining Humanity

Greeks head to the polls on Sunday morning to have their say in a referendum that could put the nation on course to leave the Eurozone. Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced the referendum a week ago following his government’s rejection … Continue reading

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Alexis Tsipras Calls For a Referendum on Austerity While Europe Feigns Surprise

Tensions are high among European leaders this weekend as Greece struggles to negotiate its bailout repayment. Greek debt is hovering at around €340 billion, with a payment of €1.6 billion scheduled for the IMF on June 30th.  Greek Finance Minister Yanis … Continue reading

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