Myrto Papadopoulos

PHOTOGRAPHY: GREECE

Greece, August  25 2012Portrait of a young man, from the far right extremists party Golden Dawn.
  
Athens, Greece May 3, 2012
  
Athens, Greece November 7, 2012
     
  
  
Athens Greece June 15, 2012Supporters waving flags at the pre-election speech of Antonis Samaras the leader of the New Democracy conservative party.
  
Athens, Greece November 7, 2012A protester waves flags, in front of the parliament in Syntagma square during the 48-hour strike by the two major Greek workers unions in central Athens. Greek police fired teargas to disperse protesters throwing petrol bombs and stones outside parliament, where lawmakers were due to vote on a package of deeply unpopular austerity cuts on Wednesday.
     
  
Athens, Greece, May 4, 2012Supporters light flares and wave flags as the speech of Evangelos Venizelos in Syntagma square.
  
Athens Greece, June 17, 2012, Election dayGreek election winner Antonis Samaras begins his second bid in six weeks to form a coalition as euro-area finance chiefs pressured him to form a government that would keep bailout aid flowing.
  
     
  
Athens, Greece November 7, 2012Protesters standing on a roof of a truck, in Syntagma square during the 48-hour strike by the two major Greek workers unions in central Athens.
  
Patras, Greece June 9, 2012A group of Afghan immigrants sitting inside an isolated and abandoned building far from the center of Patras.On the 23 of May many angry residents of Patras and supporters of the extreme-right Chrysi Avgi (Golden Dawn) tried to storm the old factory of Piraiki Patraiki where dozens of immigrants have been looking for shelter all these years. Today the factory is empty and most of the immigrants are spread and hidden around the city.
  
Athens, Greece May 4, 2012A supporter at the pre-election rally of Evangelos Venizelos in Syntagma square.
     
  
Athens Greece May 20, 2012Kostantinos, a 19 year old student, sitting outside the LGBT night club
  
Athens Greece, May3,2012Thousands communists attended to the main pre-election rally of Aleka Papariga, the General Secretary of the Party.The streets of the center remained closed for several hours, until the end of the speech.
  
Athens Greece, May 3, 2012Thousands communists attended to the main pre-election rally of Aleka Papariga, the General Secretary of the Party.The streets of the center remained closed for several hours, until the end of the speech.
     
  
  
  
Patras, Greece June 9, 2012Afghan immigrants sitting inside an isolated and abandoned building far from the center of Patras.On the 23 of May many angry residents of Patras and supporters of the extreme-right Chrysi Avgi (Golden Dawn) tried to storm the old factory of Piraiki Patraiki where dozens of immigrants have been looking for shelter all these years. Today the factory is empty and most of the immigrants are spread and hidden around the city.
     
  
Athens, Greece August 25, 2012Party members of Golden Dawn, head for Thermopylae.
  
  
Athens Greece June 14, 2012
     
  
Athens Greece, June 17, 2012, Election dayA group of young girls walking on the rock of Areios Pagos next to the Acropolis. Visits to Greece's sun-drenched islands and ancient ruins account for about 15 percent of the economy and one in five jobs, making income from tourism crucial for a country grappling with a fifth year of recession.
  
  
     
  
Greece, Athens 21 August, 2012Inside the Prime Minister's office Antonis Samaras.
  
Athens 2012Live radio debate between candidates and the public.
  
Athens Greece May 6, 2012, Election dayBalloons at the celebration of Alexis Tsipras, the Left Coalition party leader.
     
  
Athens, Greece August 25, 2012A bus full of members from the far right extremists party Golden Dawn, heading to Thermopylae.