Though leftists won control of the government, the fascist Golden Dawn is the third most popular party in Greece at the moment.
Syriza's win on Sunday was a historic moment for the European left, but it remains to be seen what the legacy of this victory will be.
Syriza's electoral victory was greeted with dancing and crying, joy and despair.
We asked four people living on the outskirts of society if they believe that Greece's new left-wing government can show them better days.
With Syriza—the coalition of the radical left—set to win, European socialists have touched down in the Greek capital for some election tourism.
Ragoutsaria has its roots in ancient Dionysian rituals and is supposed to scare away evil spirits.
Is the animosity between Turkish Cypriots and Greek Cypriots still too great for any chance of reconciliation?
And we were there to photograph it.
VICE Greece discovered a beauty pageant focused on celebrating the identity of African women living in Athens. We linked up to talk to them about what its like to deal with racism in modern Greece.
VICE Greece went in search of the people worshipping Zeus and Demeter in the 21st century.
Little seems to have changed since December 2008, when Alexandros Grigoropoulos was murdered by a police officer in Athens.
VICE News attended an annual anarchist protest in Athens that was met with an unprecedented level of police brutality.
Thousands marched in support of an imprisoned anarchist bank robber last Tuesday night.
The European Union may not be equipped to properly track the movements of young migrants, but a plucky group of data journalists called Generation E wants to pick up the slack.
They're protesting their precarious position in the country—they can't legally live or work in Greece, but they can't leave either.
Alexia Tsagkari, who was filming the demonstration for VICE News, was attacked by riot police in downtown Athens outside the Hilton building after clashes broke out between the anarchist bloc and the riot police.
High schoolers marched through Athens on Thursday to demand changes to the exam system and improvements to the public schools.
The European Constitution forbids this kind of discrimination, but it's taken Christos years of fighting in the Greek courts to get even close to a legal ruling that says his dismissal was illegal.
Posadists believe that any civilization smart enough to invent space travel would naturally be a socialist society, so when extraterrestrials arrive to our planet they'll be interested in overthrowing our capitalist system.
Greek photographer Leonidas Toubanos grew up in Athens and lives in Scotland, but recently he's been spending time in Russia photographing the country's LGBT community.
Laganas, a sun-kissed village on the Greek island of Zante, is the kind of vacation destination where it takes ten minutes to get drunk, another ten to reach orgasm, and an eternity to get over all the horrible things you've done. Naturally, it's a Mecca
The VICE News Capsule is a news roundup that looks beyond the headlines. This week, a Greek court acquits farmers who shot 28 Bangladeshi workers, and the mother of a slain Mexican teen sues the US border patrol agency.
In 2012 a trio of bearded burlymen calling themselves Mechanimal and describing their music as "drone n' roll" exploded in the Greek music scene with the release of their eponymous first album. After keeping their industro-shoegaze fans waiting for two ye…
Athens is one of the oldest cities on Earth, and right now also one of its strangest and most confused. Being a Greek has sucked for the last few years, so why would you want an authentic experience? This is how to have fun.