"Greece is the test bed for an austerity programme dictated by international capital. It is being imposed so that globalization can go on existing."
Paul Mason is a writer, broadcaster and film-maker. His books include Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere: The New Global Revolutions, Live Working Die Fighting and Meltdown: The End of the Age of Greed. He has covered globalization and social justice stories from locations around the world, including Greece, Latin America, Africa and China.