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Blank/White Vote in a Democracy

In a true democracy, a legitimate protest vote belongs to the people and not to political parties or to bad political systems for manipulation....

Cyprus Presidential Elections 2018

The election campaign for the Cyprus presidency continues complete with bitter accusations and counter-accusations of the worst kind – the knives are out! Personally,...

Tsipras on Democracy: “A Tool to Enforce the Will of Many”

A tweet on Saturday by PM Alexis Tsipras on the meaning of democracy has caused an uproar in Greece. Attempting to define what democracy is,...

Protest Votes are Sentinels of Democracy

Athenian democracy where theoretically the majority governs all equals and unequal alike, has been flawed from the very beginning. It has encouraged corruption and...

U.S. President Barack Obama Praises Greece and Democracy From Acropolis Hill [video]

A video of U.S. President Barack Obama praising the birthplace of democracy and the cradle of Western Civilization on the Acropolis Hill in Athens...

U.S. President Obama Praises Greece as Birthplace of Democracy [video]

U.S. President Barack Obama praised Greece as the place where the flame of democracy was ignited 2,500 years ago, in his speech at the...

The Decline of Hellenism

It is puzzling and often wondered why the Hellenic nation failed to propel forward like other nations? Why did they simply choose to exist...

Leading Economists and Politicians to Attend 4th Athens Democracy Forum from September 14-18

Is democracy good for business? Is liberal democracy compatible with religion? Should the major institutions of global governance be reformed, or scrapped? Do terrorist...

Mitsotakis: Democracy Needs Seriousness, Credibility and Truth

"The transition from the collapsing military dictatorship to a Democracy - a model for that time - was a real feat," main opposition New...

Greek PM Tsipras: Brexit Is a ‘Wake-Up Call’ in the Absence of Solidarity

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras said that Britain's decision to leave the European Union will hopefully serve as a "wake-up call" for the EU...

BREXIT: A Flawed Referendum in a Flawed Democracy

Under the terms of a nation-wide referendum the British people on June 23 voted to leave the EU. The results have been devastating to...

Brussels Attacks Threaten European Integration and Cosmopolitan Democracy

They say timing is everything. And an organization such as the Islamic State of Iraq and al-Sham (ISIS), which has supplanted al Qaeda as...

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