It Was Once My Mother

Watching the clash of civilizations sweeping across Europe with Sophoclean fury is unbearable for anyone with a shred of humanity left in them. Whether...

President Obama’s Visit to Greece Leaves Everybody Happy

The announcement of the visit of U.S. President Barack Obama to Greece was met with mixed reactions, which became even more mixed after the...

Red Hot Chili Peppers to Perform in Athens for the First Time

It has almost become an urban legend in Greece, but finally, after many years of rumors and talks, famous LA rock band Red Hot...

Receipts? Greek Tax Evaders Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Receipts!

As the noted American newspaperman journalist and writer Damon Runyon said: “All horse players die broke,” and to that you can add ethical people....

What If Greece’s Turn Against the IMF Is Staged?

The sudden turn of the Greek government against the International Monetary Fund in the past month and the continuous requests for its withdrawal from...

Poverty in Cyprus

In the absence of true democracy and justice, the misconception that people elect a government in the interest of the people is a...

A Picture Paints a Thousand Words – Papandreou & Government Officials Ignore Greek Power...

The disturbing fact that the Prime Minister Mr. George Papandreou or any other government official did not attend the Greek Power Summit 2011, says...

Greek Crisis Explained: “Will Greece Ever Be Happy Again?”

NOMINT motion design, an innovative animation company based in Athens has created a web video series trying to explain the Greek crisis in a...

The Back Door, the Vested Interests, and Why Greeks Can’t Trust Their Media

Greek media's standing with the public has fallen sharply from its high during the ‘90s and the ‘00s.  The falloff in trust stems from...

Mr. Tsipras and His Unbearable Lust for Elections

There is something about Greeks and elections. Many Greeks show an unexplainable lust for elections; if we had elections every six months, they would...

2018 Cyprus Elections – The Land of Myths

  I have been listening carefully to public interviews and statements from the presidential candidates in Cyprus and I am not convinced that after the...

Vanishing Cyprus: Petroleum-Gas Fund of Cyprus

Cyprus, for one more time in its turbulent history, finds itself smack in the middle of international geopolitical interests. It also faces a barrage...

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