Tag: European Union

Greek protests refuel talks of a Eurozone exit

Greek protests

Greece continues to be a point of conflict for the Eurozone. Last Thursday, Greek police were forced to use tear gas and other crowd control measures to end violent and destructive protests in Athens. Protesters created road blocks and threw petrol bombs. The violence began after a group of approximately 20,000 Greeks marched through Athens… Read More

Britain seriously considering independence, may leave E.U.

European Union exiting through Union Jack door

After 42 years as a member of the European Union, Great Britain is seriously considering exiting the 28 member political and economic bloc. The Brexit, a term coined to describe the potential British exit, will be voted on through a yes/no referendum vote sometime before the end of 2017.   Tensions have risen between E.U. leaders… Read More