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What lessons can we draw from antiquity?
By Simon Critchley
It isn’t the Greeks that need the Germans or indeed Europe. It is Europe that needs the Greeks. Not the glory that was Greece. Not the Hollywood version of ancient Greece: white men in togas. Not that. Not at all. That’s ideology, that’s nationalistic bullshit. That we can do without.
 INSIDE COMMENT
COMMENTARY
Through insecurity comes optimism
Prime Minister Antonis Samaras recently expressed his optimism regarding the quota of 180 Parliamentary deputies required for the ...
EDITORIAL
Futile policy
The policy that Israel has been pursuing vis-a-vis the Palestinians is wrong and futile. Current tactics have failed to resolve th...
COMMENTARY
Weighing all the factors
Certain people in the know continue to believe that snap elections will take place in the fall. Prime Minister Antonis Samaras is ...
EDITORIAL
Clear rules, for everyone
If we want to deal with the economic crisis, we need clear rules. A large number of individuals and businesses have amassed huge d...
COMMENTARY
Concrete measures
The government’s decision to submit draft legislation on key environmental issues during the Parliament’s summer session has raise...
EDITORIAL
Education needs skills
The Education Ministry has been somewhat unfortunate over the past two years. Other than the myriad problems they have already fac...
TALK
What lessons can we draw from antiquity?
Our theme is limits. And we are gathered here at this limit of Europe, close the to sea: the limitless, the boundless. And we face...
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COMMENTARY
The power syndrome
 
By Alexis Papachelas
I have come across the following phenomenon enough times to know it’s no coincidence: Once someone you know enters politics they become unrecognizable.
COMMENTARY
Justice and Parliament, victims of the crisis
 
By Nikos Xydakis
The unemployed and the uninsured are always the first to come to mind when thinking about who the greatest victims of the economic crisis are.
 
INTERVIEW
NIKOS MARANTZIDIS
Why and how people act
By Katerina Bakoyannis
In the wake of the recent attack on Nikos Marantzidis, the University of Macedonia professor talks about history, myth and failed dialogue.
EXHIBITION
COSTUMES
Handmade Greek fashion history
By Elis Kiss
Tracing developments in local attire from the 18th to the early 20th century, “Patterns of Magnificence: Tradition and Reinvention in Greek Women’s Costume” was developed by the Peloponnesian Folklore Foundation (PLI), a cultural organization based in Nafplio, in the Peloponnese, currently celebrating 40 years of operations.
SOCIETY
KETHEA
A lifeline for addicts
By Alexandra Giannidi
Six years into a deep recession that has seen Greece slash its healthcare budget and society come under great pressure, those working at KETHEA, one of the country's biggest drug therapy networks, are being forced to deal with the fallout.
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