I forgot to mention the Greek government cut the minimum wage too.
Since the IMF speaks with forked tongue, plainly I cannot assume nefarious motives.
Come to think of it, austerity as demanded by the ECB and the Commission is surely merely bad economics. Thus, nor can I assume nefarious motives are driving them
And since There Is No Alternative to one of the orthodox bourgeois economic ideologies, then plainly I and people like me are clearly Enemies of the Good Capitalism, and should at the least shut up.
I'll think of it as civic mobilization!