A Canadian connection to solving a modern Greek tragedy

CETA provides Greece with an economic lifeline to establishing a foothold on the North American continent

A Canadian connection to solving a modern Greek tragedyThe ancient Greeks invented theatrical drama. Now, the Greeks of the 21st century have given birth to financial Greek tragedy. In the aftermath of the global financial crisis of 2008, Greece has emerged as the poster child of the economic catastrophe that gripped the most fiscally vulnerable and financially exposed countries. All of this has…

Greece is learning what giving up sovereignty really means

Absent its own currency and the ability to conduct an independent monetary policy, no country can be really sovereign

Greece is learning what giving up sovereignty really meansDownload this column on Greece for your publication or website. Price starts at $10 Terms and Conditions of use TORONTO, ON Jul 2, 2015/ Troy Media/ - As I write this, the Greek drama is at its umpteenth crisis point. Will it go over the brink this time? If it does, could it conceivably take…

Greeks paying for the greed of others

The real perpetrators of the Greek crisis not being held to account

Greeks paying for the greed of othersDownload this column on greed for your publication or website. Price starts at $8 Terms and Conditions of use EDMONTON, AB Jun 28, 2015/ Troy Media/ - The last time the Greeks fought to the death to save democracy was in 480 BC, at the Battle of Thermopylae. Three hundred brave Spartans, led by King Leonidas, stood…

How much will it take for the Eurozone to cut Greece loose?

Expecting that a debt problem will be solved by more debt simply defies common sense and reality

How much will it take for the Eurozone to cut Greece loose?How much will it take for the Euro zone to cut Greece loose? FREE to subscribers VICTORIA, BC, Apr 8, 2015/ Troy Media/ - The latest Greek bailout request being debated at EU headquarters in Brussels is yet another chapter in what must surely be the longest playing national debt drama in modern history. Ironically, the…

Greek government helping the rich, not ordinary Greeks

The left-wing Syriza party is protecting a haven for the privileged

Greek government helping the rich, not ordinary GreeksDownload Greek government helping the rich, not ordinary Greeks VANCOUVER, BC, Mar 20, 2015/ Troy Media/ - Greek fire terrified ancient mariners. Blazing liquid shot from a hose, dosing enemy vessels with flaming material that continued to burn after landing on ships, water and sailors. Fast forward to today. It’s just a matter of time…

New Greek government combative and defiant

Determined to take a hard line approach to bringing an end to foreign-imposed austerity measures

New Greek government combative and defiantDownload New Greek government combative and defiant FREDERICTON, NB, Jan 30, 2015/ Troy Media/ - The outcome of the recent Greek election was not a surprise. What was a surprise was the massive electoral support that a relatively neophyte political party received at the ballot box. The clear and undisputed winner of the national Greek…