The “Medusa Complex” in Greek society

Think of an antelope herd grazing on savannah land. The grass is tender; it stopped raining only a few days before. The antelopes chomp,...

Why all “surveys” and “tests” portray us as good?

It’s no-brainer to notice. Every “survey” that makes the rounds on the internet makes evident (proof-laden) how smart all of us are. Not “in...

The loneliness of the wise man

The wise man, namely Homo sapiens sapiens is the only surviving species of its genus. This is somewhat unusual. The animals of most genera have...

I consume, therefore I am

In Wim Wenders’ documentary film Buena Vista Social Club about the music of Cuba we see some great old-Cuban musicians playing music and talk...

Mothers made from wire – love in the laboratory

The story you are about to read is absolutely true. It is the story of the psychologist who tried to measure love. To achieve this,...

We kill our grandchildren even before they are born

“The planet is fine. The people are fucked.” George Carlin Maybe the title sounds provocative or melodramatic to you. It is something I tend to do....