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Will Greece Fall?  Of course, not! OXI

Below is the most gratifying comment I’ve ever written! In response to The Absurdist Tragedy of Greece now  –  (The Final Act.  Scene I) http://www.theguardian.com/business/2015/jul/02/imf-greece-needs-extra-50bn-euros#comment-54922949 heliosmou See? Democracy works. But if you just sit on your ass, glued to soap operas and reality show nonsense, instead of getting out on the streets and making your […]

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TRANSLATION: On Pensions “… Straight to the grave …” by Γιώργος Δελαστίκ (George Delastik)

I thought it would be worthwhile to translate an article written by a Greek thinker on the critical scope of the Greek Economic Crisis, its vast implications, as illustrated in the imagined solution of pensions, as perceived by the EU and IMF and now their subject, Prime Minister George Papandreou.  The author, Γιωργος Δελαστικ, speaks […]

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Somewhere Between Aristophanes and Aristotle

Sometimes when the weather is cloudy it is difficult to discern what is exactly behind those clouds.  Clouds have a way of obscuring what needs to be brought to light but often cannot.  Such have been the past few days, and I have found myself wandering among strange places, not knowing my precise location, helpless.  […]