Terrific piece save that the Euro is not the problem–capitalism is the problem. The currency is merely the battlefield on which this latest skirmish in the class war is being fought.
And yes, alas, the electoral charade: When will they ever learn. Whether Syriza was a legitimate Left unity project or the stage-mothered concoction of the Troika doesn’t matter as the results are the same. There is no benefit in mice building better mouse traps.