Greek economist and former finance minister Yanis Varoufakis announced the launch of a new political party that will be a part of the Democracy in Europe Movement 2025 (DiEM25) that he and Croatian Philosopher Srećko Horvat founded in February.
Varoufakis, who some have called an anti-austerity maverick,  quit Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ government after only six months on the job following a 2015 referendum. At the time of its founding, Varoufakis described DiEM25 as a grassroots, anti-esta...


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