Herald of our inevitable doom. Writer on Greece, Europe and the far right. As seen in @Guardian, @NewStatesman, @AJEngligh @Frieze, @lrb, @Vice etc

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Yiannis Baboulias is a Greek journalist and writer, focussing on European politics, economics and the rise of the far-right. His work has appeared on Vice UK, New Statesman, LRB, Guardian, Open Democracy, NLP and others.He is writing his first book on the Greek crisis and the rise of the far-righ...

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@YiannisBab — 7,060 followers, 590 tweets

Nov 09, 2017

I'm taking a twitter break. This is a toxic cesspool atm. See you guys later.

Nov 09, 2017

Golden Rule: you can't complain about fake news and then rt anonymous accounts for which you have 0 guarantees simply because you agree with them.

Nov 09, 2017

Basically, disgusting stuff. Spin, propaganda, misinformation, redbaiting, all together under an anonymous account followed by otherwise smart people abroad. It truly baffles me.

Nov 09, 2017

But follow the disinformation campaign here: Vroutsis' son is indeed a convicted robber etc. The possibility of distance between the two is erased. He suggests even that Syriza sanctioned the move. Not that the two are not on the same page politically. This is propaganda.

Nov 09, 2017

"Objective, liberal analyst" suggests the Greek government has ties with terrorists. Now where have I heard this shit before? https://t.co/y5AHQkCjiz

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What was your first job as a journalist?

Researcher for TV.

Have you ever used a typewriter?


Who's your favorite fictional journalist?

Spider Jerusalem, obviously.