Publication;SocialActivism.gr of Athens
Edited by Katerina Nakou
Info from Feantsa.org, City of Athens, Kathimerini
"I do not want to cry in front of you. But I need help. This is the cry of despair of someone that would be ready to commit a crime in order to spend a night in jail or at the hospital so to protect himself from the Athenian cold .
Eleven thousand Greeks, foreigners, men and women, economically ruined from loans and cards, redundant just before retirement, substance abusers, ex-convicts, outcasts, neighbours who used to live a normal life, live like shadows making their homes from cardboard boxes, wood and plastic.