On The Eve Of The Strike

Proud of this young lady, who happens to me my daughter’s girlfriend, and her courage to step out of her comfort zone and into a world that is vastly different and one needing a voice. Go get ’em Ellie.

Ellie Williams, Reporting from Greece

Just got out of a meeting with tomorrow’s strike team. For those of you back home who may not realize how bad things are in Greece, let’s break it down in some quick numbers.

  • 23% of the country is still unemployed
  • 52% of young people can’t get a job
  • Greece’s poverty rate jumped 40% between 2008 and 2015

And that’s not even including the refugee crisis.

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