How Did We Come to Question Democracy?

FILE - Golden Dawn MP Kostas Barbaroussis openly called on the military to arrest the Greek president and prime minister, June 15, 2018. (Photo by Eurokinissi/Yiannis Panagopoulos)

Forty-four years after the junta fell, a Greek MP in a speech in Parliament said: “I call on the country’s military leadership to respect their oath. To arrest Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras, to arrest Panos Kammenos, and Prokopis Pavlopoulos to prevent this betrayal! Your heads in Prespes!”. (This is where the agreement between Greece and FYROM was to be signed.)

That member belonged to the new fascist Golden Dawn Party, which later expelled him. It is also said that he will …

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