It’s not just our creditors. Never, since the times of Alexander the Great, such global attention has been paid to the deeds of the Greek polity. Not in their wildest sweetness of their fantasies could the Members of our Parliament imagine the live televising of their speeches on adopting or dismissing the most severe, critical and unpopular austerity measures taken in Greece in the 100 years or more, and this in breaking news emissions, by all major global mass media, Al Jazeera, BBC News, France 2, CNN, Deutsche Welle and others. Billions of people from the rest of Europe, from the US, the BRICs, the PIGs, from everywhere are staring us in the face.
It came