Photo Gallery: The 'New Poor' of Athens
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Photo Gallery: The 'New Poor' of Athens

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Misery in Athens  'New Poor' Grows from Greek Middle Class

Aid workers and soup kitchens in Athens are struggling to provide for the city's "new poor." Since the economic crisis has taken hold, poverty has taken hold among Greece's middle class. And suicide rates have nearly doubled.
Von Johannes Korge und Ferry Batzoglou