First day of Greek strikes ends violently
Â A Greek friend of mine is fond of telling me that his parents often tell him, “The Greeks invented civilization and then forgot to keep some of it for themselves” Â (Vlad Tepes)
Â ATHENS, Greece (The Blaze/AP) â€” Hundreds of youths smashed and looted stores in central Athens and clashed with riot police during a massive anti-government rally against painful new austerity measures that won initial parliamentary approval in a vote Wednesay night. (source)
France: Mayotte Riots
Mayotte â€” a tiny, overpopulated MuslimÂ Â island (376 square kilometers, 186,452 inhabitants) in the Indian Ocean â€” is rioting Â for more French welfare. Lots more.
Follow the Red Flag!
Almost every organization present at OWS is explicitly communist or socialist. Almost every piece of literature being handed out is explicitly communist or socialist.‘ Â Follow the Red Flag!’
Hundreds of grimy protesters laying siege to Wall Street and stuffed into the now-smelly Zuccotti Park dine each night on gourmet meals prepared by a former hotel chef using only the finest organic ingredients.
“We’re running a five-star restaurant down there,’’crowed Eric Smith, 38, the ex-le Chef de Tournant at the Sheraton in Midtown, who works out of a soup kitchen in East New York, Brooklyn, churning out the meals for more than 1,000 protesters every day.“The other day, we made some wonderful salmon cakes with dill sauce and some quinoa salad and a wonderful tomato salad with fennel and red onion,’’ he said.
“We use organic, grass-fed meats, and the other day, we made a wonderful fried rice and root vegetables and all kinds of soup. (source)