The banality of the banality of evil

“The most horrendous crimes have been committed by ordinary people.” Hannah Arendt “Politics is not the art of lying, it’s the art of speaking the minimal...

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 “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,...

The portrait of a dreamgirl

When I was working in Naxos, as a barman, I heard many stories about love. Not accidentally, I wanted it. When I met someone...

The murder of Genovese and the crowd’s irresponsibility

“The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do...

Your best self is waiting

Be yourself – it is one of the most common pieces of advice you will ever get – from song lyrics or even fridge...