MARIA KATSOUNAKI

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Imagine a world without the terrorist attacks of September 11. Imagine a world without the pandemic, the millions of dead, the conspiracy theorists, the anti-vaxxers.


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05.09.2021 / 00:23

The ideological divide between the “left-wing” Mikis Theodorakis and the “right-wing” Manos Hadjidakis was as contrived as the artistic rivalry between the two composers and musicians was the product of fiction.


28.08.2021 / 21:20

Between the coronavirus pandemic and the climate crisis, the confluence of events creates a situation that is hard for the even sturdiest shoulders to bear.


01.08.2021 / 14:09

Abuse comes in many different forms. It may not always leave a mark on your skin, but this does not mean that verbal abuse is any less traumatic.


24.07.2021 / 21:57

Friday’s opening ceremony of the 32nd Olympic Games in Tokyo was unusual and unique. And there were two main reasons for this.


17.07.2021 / 21:57

Do extreme times encourage or exacerbate extreme behavior? How unaffected in the long term can entire populations remain from almost Biblical phenomena such as the recent floods in Germany and other parts of Northern Europe?


10.07.2021 / 22:12

The European Drug Report 2021 made the worrying observation even before the annual assessment published by Greece’s Therapy Center for Dependent Individuals (KETHEA).


04.07.2021 / 20:15

If you wake up this morning and try to get a plastic straw for your coffee, you will find out plastic straws have vanished.


26.06.2021 / 23:09

Every urging has been exhausted, the appeals abound. In all languages, symbolically and literally, the presidents of the European Centers for Disease Control, infectious disease specialists, WHO experts, politicians, stars, celebrities, videos, posts and publications are desperately pleading with people to be vaccinated. 


12.06.2021 / 22:33

People who have had the Covid-19 vaccine do not make up a homogenous group with common characteristics.


05.06.2021 / 21:12

It started with mean-spirited comments about the body weight of Elena Paparizou, the winner of the 2005 Eurovision Song Contest for Greece, during her performance at the festival’s latest edition in Rotterdam.


29.05.2021 / 22:22

Fear, weakness or conscious rigidity? Are the limits between thought and reaction so narrow or has New Democracy’s steady lead over SYRIZA in the opinion polls frozen any intention – if we assume it exists – by its leader, Alexis Tsipras, for any shift in the way he criticizes the government?


22.05.2021 / 21:29

A few days ago, Citizens’ Protection Minister Michalis Chrysochoidis handed a multi-page report on the powerful criminal organizations that are active in Greece to the Supreme Court prosecutor.


16.05.2021 / 02:08

At 1 p.m., there were very few visitors at the Goulandris Museum in the Athens suburb of Pangrati. The personnel very courteous, all at their posts, but the public could be counted on the fingers of one hand.


08.05.2021 / 19:22

“War” has been waged and battle lines drawn by the country’s unions again. The why is not very important.