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Greece, Spain, Angie and Heinrich

It's nice to see Harald Freiberger und Markus Zydra in the Süddeutsche Zeitung recall that economic depressions can and have had adverse affects on democracies (Griechenland-Krise im historischen Vergleich. Das Gespenst von Weimar 26.02.2012).The Troika of the IMF, the EU and the ECB (European Central Bank) agreed a week ago on paying the latest tranche of bailout money to Greece, in exchange for more of Angela Merkel's crippling austerity politics, with the absurd aim of reducing Greece's debt-to-GDP ration to 120% by 2020.
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