About Alexis Tsipras:
Alexis Tsipras is a Greek politician, who served as Prime Minister of Greece from 26 January 2015 to 27 August 2015 and leader of the left-wing Syriza party since 2009. He was first elected to the Greek Parliament in 2009, and was the Party of the European Left nominee for President of the European Commission in the 2014 European Parliament election. On 25 January 2015, Tsipras led Syriza to victory in a snap general election, receiving 36% of the vote and 149 out of the 300 seats in the Parliament and went on to become the 186th Prime Minister of Greece. In 2015 he was voted by TIME magazine as one of the 100 most influential people globally. On 20 August 2015, seven months into his term as Prime Minister, Tsipras announced his resignation, and called for an election, to take place the following month.
Syriza is what it is: a radical, left-wing party that feels the pulse of the times, knows what's at stake, and is after a wide consensus and unity for political change in Greece. This is something that departs from the narrow limits of the radical le...Alexis Tsipras
The U.S. have printed money; they intend to tax the rich in order to avoid the fiscal cliff. These are things that sees anyone who dares to propose them in Greece and Europe labeled an extremist, when at the same time, it's what Obama does.Alexis Tsipras