Nizar Visram is Tanzanian freelance writer, born in Zanzibar and currently in Ottawa. He retired as senior lecturer in Development Studies and is reachable at: nizar1941 [at ] gmail [dot] com
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Sunday, July 26, 2015
Greek Austerity and Its Resemblance to African Debt Peonage
On July 16 this year protests erupted outside Greek parliament as lawmakers were approving further harsh austerity plan in exchange for a third European bailout. Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras won by 229 votes to 64 while 32 members of his own Syriza party voted against the measures, including...