Firebombing http://mrc.org/taxonomy/term/7468/all en Do Fatal Firebombings Equate to 'Rebel Spirit' in Athens? http://mrc.org/articles/do-fatal-firebombings-equate-rebel-spirit-athens <div class="field field-type-text field-field-subtitle"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> Lamenting the lack of firebombs in Athens? &quot;On this night, however, there were no firebombs or impassioned speeches. Like Exarcheia itself, it seems, the country&#039;s rebel spirit has seen better days...&quot; Three young bank workers perished in an anarchist firebombing in Athens just three months ago. </div> </div> </div> <div class="field field-type-nodereference field-field-source"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <div class="field-label-inline-first"> By</div> <a href="/author/clay-waters">Clay Waters</a> </div> </div> </div> <p>Do fatal firebombs equate to a healthy "rebel spirit" in Greece? Joanna Kakissis's Tuesday dispatch from Athens, the site of recent anarchist violence, which appeared under the flattering headline "Rebels Hope New Austerity Rekindles Spirit of Greece's Activist Heart," could give that impression. <br /><br />As of Tuesday afternoon the story was nowhere to be found on nytimes.com, and the Nexis version was accompanied by an unusual footnote: "This is a more complete version of the story than the one that appeared in print." <br /></p><p><a href="http://mrc.org/articles/do-fatal-firebombings-equate-rebel-spirit-athens" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Articles TimesWatch Athens Firebombing JoannaKakissis liberalmediabias NewYorkTimes NewYorkTimesbias Terrorism TimesWatch Tue, 03 Aug 2010 17:53:00 +0000 admin 7745 at http://mrc.org