Greece, a member of the European Union, is facing bankruptcy. The wage cuts and the current government's strict austerity measures have been answered by strikes and demonstrations. The capital Athens appears to be hurtling towards anarchy. And what about the rural areas? Greeks everywhere seem to realize that things can't go on as before. Average grocery prices here are approaching German levels. The state is broke. Evading taxes has long been a national pastime, but new laws aim to change that. More than anyone else, it’s the young people who worry about what kind of futures they face.
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