Alexis Tsipras & Greek left party SYRIZA delegation in NYC!

Later this week Alexis Tsipras and other leaders of SYRIZA (Coalition of the Radical Left), the leading opposition party in Greece, will be in New York City for two public events: the first at Columbia University on Thursday, January 24 at 6pm, and the second at the City University of New York Graduate Center on Friday, January 25 at 7pm.

Please note that the Thursday event at Columbia requires pre-registration, and we just received this bulletin.

Registration: Pre-registration is closed.

Please sign-up here to be placed on the waitlist and you will be notified if additional space becomes available.

Those who are unable to attend are invited to watch on the livestream here.

For press registration, please email Rohan Grey.) The event will be live-tweeted by @thepublicmoney under the hashtags #mmpp and #syriza.

In any case, there is still seating room at the Friday CUNY meeting.

Don’t miss the opportunity to hear from the leading mass political resistance to Europe’s austerity program — and to consider the relevance of their struggles, challenges and decisions to our own here in the United States!

Modern Money and Public Purpose will host
a special evening event:

Alexis Tsipras and Top SYRIZA Delegation to Discuss
The Future of Greece and The Eurozone
Thursday, January 24th @ 6:00pm
Room 104, Jerome Greene Hall, Columbia Law School
435 West 116th Street, Manhattan

For more information, please visit

The event will be live-streamed at this permanent link. An embedded video and external link will also be placed on this page and HD recordings will be placed on the website shortly afterwards.

Information on second appearance:

The Center for the Study of Culture, Technology, and Work
City University of New York
On Anti-Austerity Politics in
Greece, Europe and Beyond

Friday, January 25th, 2013, 7-­9pm
Proshansky Auditorium
CUNY Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue (near 34th Street)
Manhattan, NY

Alexis Tsipras is a member of the Hellenic parliament, president of the Synaspismos political party since 2008, head of the SYRIZA parliamentary group since 2009, and Leader of the Opposition since June 2012. SYRIZA currently leads in Greek opinion polls.

This is A FREE event. ID required for entry. Check out the event Facebook page.


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