Why Greece Will Rise From the Ashes
It is very hard as a Greek to swallow all the bad press the country is getting at the moment.
The Greeks are lazy, the Greeks are disorganised, the Greeks are the tinpot nation of Europe.
My dad would turn in his grave.
The truth is that the Greek people have suffered at the hands of inconsistent political leaders. The recent decision to hold a referendum about the loan from Europe is an example. None of the country chose or wanted that.
The Olympics was probably one of their finest hours in Ancient Times. But the recent event was the straw that broke the camel’s back. It was an impossible project in an impossible timeframe. Maybe the Greek pride got the better of them but they were just following orders. The stadia that took so much time effort and money to build remain unused. Watch out London.
‘Greece is bringing Europe down’ is the one statement that grates the most. Συνέχεια