Golden Dawn Trial – An international event: Why does it matter to Greece and beyond

analyze_greece“Golden Dawn Trial –An international event: Why does it matter to Greece and beyond”.

Αn open discussion in English

Wednesday 6 May 2015, 18:00

Viotechniko Epimelitirio, 18 Akadimias Street, Athens.

Golden Dawn trial started on Monday 20 April and was adjourned to 7 May.

This is a milestone for Modern Greek political history, since for the first time the notorious neo-Nazi group’s leadership is facing charges of founding and running a criminal organization. This is not just a Greek issue though. The rise of the Golden Dawn underlines the dynamics of reactionary, xenophobic and neo-fascist movements across Europe amidst an unprecedented financial and political crisis.

Join us for an open discussion with the participation foreign correspondents, political activists and legal experts on Wednesday 6 May 2015, 18:00.

Speakers:

Dimitris Christopoulos: Vice-President of the International Federation for Human Rights, Golden Dawn Watch observatory.

Thanassis Kampagiannis: civil action representative at the Golden Dawn trial, member of Jail Golden Dawn initiative.

Vassiliki Katrivanou: SYRIZA Member of Parliament, Council of Europe.

Kevin Ovenden: journalist and writer, national officer of Unite Against Fascism (UK).

Coordinator: Ioanna Meitani, AnalyzeGreece!

AnalyzeGreece! is monitoring the trial proceedings and providing commentary, news and interviews in cooperation with Jail Golden Dawn and Golden Dawn Watch initiatives. Our aim is to highlight the significance of this monumental trial and contribute to the internationalisation of the Greek public debate regarding Golden Dawn.

THE EVENT WILL BE HELD IN ENGLISH.

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