Syriza Party Wins in Greece

By THEO FRYE YANOS, age 12 Newly elected Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras. PHOTO: GUE/NGL/Flickr In the midst of years of crushing government spending cuts and tax increases known as austerity measures, the left-wing party Syriza has won control of the Greek...

Negotiation: Key to Greek Debt Crisis

By THEO YANOS, age 10 Violent protests erupted in Greece in 2010, when the government decided to save money by laying off civil servants and by cutting public spending. Protests continued, mostly peacefully, in 2012 because many Greeks lost their jobs and cannot find...