“Unfortunately the average person in Greece, having lived for years on low wages, is now going to ‘pay’ dearly for the recklessness of their politicians.[/color]
So, whats the difference between Greece & UK. The average level of take have pay may be slightly higher in UK but than so is the cost of living. Its not only recklessness that you mention. There is corruption, nepotism, political/financial pressure from richer Countries and multi nationals that has been suffocating the societies.