Not One Home in The Hands of Banks: But 10,000 Seems Okay

FILE - PM Alexis Tsipras in a meeting with the Hellenic Bank Association (HBA), Athens, Monday, Dec. 18, 2017. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Tatiana Bollari)

In January, 2015, just before being elected on the back of rage against mainstream parties who had bankrupt Greece with wild spending for decades, runaway patronage and using the country’s banks as personal ATM’s for their enrichment, then-candidate and Radical Left SYRIZA leader Alexis “The Great Betrayer” Tsipras said his anti-austerity pledges would include protecting homeowners from foreclosures demanded by international creditors in return for bailouts.

“We have a plan, and we commit to put an end to this nightmare of …

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