anti-austerity

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We Asked Some Protesters What They Thought About the UK's New Prime Minister

Protesters marched through central London on Saturday, under the 'No to Austerity, No to Racism' banner, so we asked them about Theresa May's new crew.
Sam Sargeant
7.17.16
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'Fuck Financial Terrorists': Photos from London's Fiery Anti-Austerity March

We headed to central London for the second massive protest in two weeks in response to early April's Panama Papers revelations.
Chris Bethell
4.17.16
News

How Calling for David Cameron's Resignation Distracts Us All

Let's not forget what the national demonstration is actually about: how austerity erodes housing, health, education, and jobs.
Michael Segalov
4.16.16
vice meets

VICE Meets Harry Leslie Smith, a 92-Year-Old Canadian Voting and Anti-Austerity Activist

Harry Leslie Smith is currently touring Canada in an attempt to get "young people to get off their asses and vote."
Justin Ling
9.23.15
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The Far-Right Golden Dawn Is Still Greece's Third Most Popular Political Party

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won the election, but around 7 percent of voters cast ballots for the neo-Nazi Golden Dawn.
VICE Greece
9.21.15
News

What Greece's 'No' Referendum Vote Means for Europe

Is this the beginning of the end for neo-liberalism in Europe?
Aaron Bastani
7.7.15
News

Explaining Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's Anti-Austerity 'Rock Star'

Paul Mason's foreword from The Global Minotaur: America, Europe, and the Future of the Global Economy by Yanis Varoufakis, Greece's ex-finance minister who resigned this morning.
Paul Mason
7.6.15
Europe

Tens of Thousands Gather Across the UK to Protest Conservative Austerity Measures

Just over a month after the Conservative Party won five more years in power, hordes of unhappy British citizens took to the streets to protest.
Sally Hayden
6.20.15
Europe

Greek PM Says the Ball Is Now in Europe's Court as Time Runs Out to Avoid Default

If Greece and its international creditors cannot reach an agreement by Friday the country could default on its debt and be forced to leave the Euro currency bloc, throwing Europe into crisis.
VICE News
6.2.15
News

Is Ireland's New Left-Wing Alliance Actually Going to Change Anything?

Community activists are worried that playing politics will detract from the grassroots anti-austerity movement.
Norma Costello
3.24.15
Europe

Wave of Anti-Austerity Protests Begin in Spain With Thousands Marching on Streets of Madrid

Demonstrators from across Spain converged on Madrid’s Plaza de Colón in the first of several protests planned against the government’s austerity policies and persistent unemployment.
Pedro García Campos and Medir Plandolit
3.21.15
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Clashes Erupt During Anti-Austerity Protests in Rome

The protesters are opposed to austerity and economic policies that have been promoted by the government over the years.
Leezel Tanglao
4.12.14
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