Angela Merkel is destroying Europe – Pluto author Euclid Tsakalotos on Intelligence Squared debate

Euclid Tsakalotos has appeared alongside Huffington Post UK director Mehdi Hasan to argue in favour of the motion ‘Angela Merkel is destroying Europe’ at a recent Intelligence Squared debate in London. Countering the motion are the Second World War historian Antony Beevor and journalist Christine Ockrent.

Euclid, in addition to co-authoring the recent book Crucible of Resistance: Greece, the Eurozone and the World Economic Crisis (Pluto, 2013), is MP for the Syriza party in Greece, economic adviser to Alexis Tsipras, the party leader, and a professor of economics at the University of Athens.

We’ve embedded the video below. Skip to 13 minutes 30 to hear Euclid speak.

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