Europe’s economic and political furniture has been subject to some serious Greek-inspired feng shui. The tremors of Syriza’s win aren’t just being felt beneath the feet the EU austerity enthusiasts, but is now giving delicate geo-political relations with Russia a bit of a wobble. Will Russia assist Athens if Merkel doesn’t budge? Will Greece leave the Euro as a result? Big question, big speculation, lots of press! Here’s a non-mainstream media digest.
Red Pepper – From protest to power: the transformation of Syriza by Marina Prentoulis
Tribune – Smashing Greece back into the stone age
Socialist Economic Bullettin – Syriza’s victory: turning hope into reality