To great consternation of much of the euro zone leadership, the Greek people voted to reject the austerity package offered. The vote shows strong support for the governing party, but is far from clear where it will lead.
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Stephen Rohde, a constitutional lawyer, is chair of Interfaith Communities United for Justice and Peace and author of "American Words of Freedom" and "Freedom of Assembly."