October 12, 2012
Peace Prize, While Fascism Grows in Greece
Yiannis Baboulias, The Guardian
The timing is nothing if not ironic. On the day the EU has been awarded the Nobel peace prize, we watch as Europe sits idly by and lets fascism brew once again – this time in Greece. If a sharp turn towards religious fundamentalism and fascism is to be avoided, Europe needs to act now.
On Thursday night the Athens premiere of Terrence McNally's play, Corpus Christi, was cancelled following protests by members of the far-right party Golden Dawn (including some MPs) and religious groups
TAGGED: fascism, Nobel Peace Prize, Golden Dawn, Greece