Photo Gallery: Denying Reality in Greece
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Photo Gallery: Denying Reality in Greece

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Avoiding the Harsh Reality Many Greeks Blame Foreigners for Their Crisis

If it is to avoid sliding into the abyss, Greece must implement brutal austerity measures and increase its tax revenues. Yet many Greeks, including the political opposition, are in denial about the economic reality of the current crisis. Many ordinary people believe that foreign influences are to blame for the country's predicament.
With additional reporting by Ferry Batzoglou