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

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