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Will Greece start to recover this year?

01/27/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: Mark Weisbrot, Greece, The Guardian

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Today on Radioactivity, Rob Lorei interviews Mark Weisbrot, co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, in Washington, D.C. about the economic recovery of Greece. Weisbrot recently wrote an article about the Greek economy for the Guardian.

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Boat of US activists sets sail for Gaza, but turned back by Greek Coast Guard listen

07/01/11 Seán Kinane
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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The U.S. boat in an aid flotilla bound for Gaza was turned back by Greek commandos today. The boat, the Audacity of Hope, set sail without permission today, but according to Tweets from journalists on board, was stopped in open waters by the Greek Coast Guard. The boat’s captain attempted to negotiate with the Coast Guard, who wanted the ship to return to port. But the captain was reluctant because at least two boats in the flotilla have been sabotaged in Greek port, presumably by Israeli age...

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An economist analyzes the European economic crisis

06/15/10 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Tuesday)
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The so-called PIGS (Portugal, Italy, Greece, and Spain) countries are undergoing economic hard times. Is the solution to cut government spending? Our next guest says no- it's dangerous to cut government spending during a recession. Our Guest is Mark Weisbrot, PhD. He's co-director of the Center for Economic and policy Research in Washington, DC.

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