Greece in Crisis 2013

Greece has been in turmoil ever since the beginning of the financial crisis in 2008. These last weeks, however, things have turned even messier – Greece finds itself in a veritable constitutional crisis. Criminal prosecution of neonacist party “Golden Dawn”, most severe cuts in funding of the academic system, formation of a new oppressive labour law – these are but a few examples. Greece is a paradigmatic case to observe the constitutional results of massive societal and economic changes. In the following weeks, several articles will shed a light on the volatile and explosive situation in Greece.