My name is Eleana and I’m 14 years old. I live in Athens, the city in Greece that is known globally now because of the economic crisis. Every day on the news and on the internet all around the world there are fresh news about the laziness of the Greeks, their refusal to cooperate and the riots and the danger that prevails in our historical city.
Yet it’s easy to judge without being aware of the true situation that is going on. The press tries to be gainful by humiliating the Greeks. They’re waylaying for the next catastrophe to strike so that they can inflate the facts and present them as if we are the scapegoat of Europe. No one can deny that we have a big part of the responsibility for the Greek economic situation, but it is unfair to blame everything to one country when everyone…
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