Friday, May 25, 2012

German Austerity Drives Greek Mother, Son to Suicide

Another victory for German austerity….

An ailing 90-year-old mother and her 60-year-old musician son jumped to their deaths in Athens this week. Read more.

Austerity, which has not worked anywhere, is pushing Greece … and Spain … to the edge of catastrophe. The middle classes are being pauperized; the poor, ground into dust under the iron heel, or jackboot, of German/EU austerity.