Resigned to years of austerity, Greeks head to the polls

September 19, 2015 12:37 PM

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Six years into the country’s worst post-World War II financial crisis, Sunday’s early parliamentary election is not being fought over austerity, promised debt forgiveness, public sector jobs or tax breaks.

If anything, it’s about the — dim — prospect of political stability that might help restore some kind of economic normality to a country with 25 percent unemployment, severe banking restrictions and a crippling public debt.

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