Greece's ERT is no more, at least over the air. The long-time public broadcaster lost its signal this week when the government decided to pull the plug, as the broadcasters were in mid-sentence. But the journalists have continued to work, moving their signal to the Internet.
The conservative pro-bailout New Democracy Party won the elections, but must try to forge a coalition with at least one left-leaning party in order to govern. New Democracy wants Greece to stick to its international agreements, but will ask for more time.
Today, Greece became the first developed country to default on an IMF loan. What happens next is uncertain, but the man who now oversees Greece's economy warned years ago that a default could ripple across the globe.
While hundreds of world leaders are in New York this week at the United Nations, Greece's prime minister, George Panpandreou will be conspicuously absent. Yanis Varoufakis, professor of economic theory at the University of Athens, has more.
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