Saturday, 15 June 2013

Greek Public Service Broadcasting Close-down: Told You So!

The week's second I told you so (the first one is here), this time with regard to my analysis of the Greek government's shocking close-down, effective immediately, of its public service broadcasting agency, ERT earlier this week.

Friday and today, reports are now coming in that the Greek PM Samaras has been taken aback by the mass and force of protests and civil disobedience, and is offering "to hire a small number of workers to resume public broadcasts". 

You don't say??!! A small number? Carefully selected, I presume? With a carefully selected brief, I presume even more? Exactly according to plan then! Read more here.