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.