Poverty will only continue to grow. You also can not outlaw hate, it is prevalent. Will history prove to repeat itself? Does this remind you of recent scenes and occupier in this country?
The rise of Chrysi Avgi will seriously damage our society. The whole
political system of the past decades conspired -- through indifference
and stupidity -- for such an extremist organization to make it to the
brink of entering Parliament.
Successive governments allowed a
dangerous vacuum where they should have had a serious immigration
policy. Extremist leftist organizations and anarchists established
violence and impunity as means of political expression, with the fatal
tolerance of the state. The collapse of the state’s and governing
parties’ credibility opened the way for small, dynamic groups to move
from the margins to the center of the political scene.
political system fell into the hole that it had been digging. For years
it had ignored the issue of illegal immigration, believing that if it
pretended not to see the migrants they would disappear. This cynical
indifference succeeded for years, until the moment when there were so
many foreign people here that they became a problem in the areas where
they congregated. The unavoidable decay of neighborhoods and rising
crime led to conflict with local residents. Chrysi Avgi grabbed the
chance to present itself as a support network for Greeks, offering help
and a sense of security where the state and other political groups were