It’s All Greek to Me

Is this scene in Greece something other countries, including our own, have to look forward to?

To paraphrase a statement often attributed to James Madison: A crisis is the playground of tyrants. Politicians seeking more power often find that crises are the perfect opportunity to justify their increased control. What’s particularly ironic is that debt crises like the one in Greece were created by politicians.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: