Referendum in Greece: the wrong right thing to do

Organizing a referendum to let the citizen have their voices heard on an issue that will commit Greece for the decade to come is certainly the right thing to do

On this other hand, it is such an emotional and complex issue that one has to wonder if this consultation is a good idea: I would not trust myself to take this kind of decision.

This referendum is certainly the most democratically bad chapter in the story, clearly the less worst solution after the status quo.

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One Comment on “Referendum in Greece: the wrong right thing to do”

  1. […] The general reaction was that then-PM Papandreou was playing with fire. I called the referendum the wrong right thing to do, and argued that the referendum was bringing chaos to Europe, threatening it […]


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