The recurring theme of today’s mass media coverage can be summed up in three words: “Business as usual.” After all, life goes on for most Londoners. This indomitable spirit of the ordinary people is something that Tony Blair and the Establishment are seeking to exploit. One thing is clear: if the imperialist bullying continues, the epidemic of terrorism will continue to spread uncontrollably, a terrible expression of the impasse of the capitalist system on a global scale.
After playing for time before last year’s Olympic games, the Greek
ruling class is preparing an all-out attack on the workers of Greece.
The Greek economy is beginning to slow down and this is adding to the
problems of the ruling class. A recent wave of strikes and general
strikes indicates that Greece is clearly moving towards a period of
renewed class conflict.