How Will He Play This?

Greece's newly-elected prime minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis, background, looks on as outgoing prime minister Alexis Tsipras, leaves the Maximos Mansion in Athens, Monday, July 8, 2019 (AP Photo/Petros Giannakouris)

Democracy is a tricky business. There are actually very few true democracies in the world. Instead we have widely adopted a republic system whereby the people elect officials to pass and nix laws based on the ideals of that representative who most represents the views or is able to convince the most people they are the right person to place at the helm of government or in parliament.

For the first time since 2015, SYRIZA’s Alexis Tsipras finds himself as opposition …

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