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Where’s Germany Now?

Just three days in-country, in conversations I’ve been having, the Greeks are really wondering “Where is Germany – – the richest, most powerful member of the EU – – during this apocalyptic crisis?” The Greeks are receiving lots of help from poor countries in the European neighborhood, and even from as far away as France. But there is a lot of upset and intense anger about the absence of Germany, which forced such excessive financial terms on the Greeks to remain in the Eurozone just a few years ago:

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