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Renaissance is over, say hi to dark ages

Renaissance is over, say hi to dark ages

By | September 23, 2012 at 4:32 pm | 4 comments

The bright and shining age of cultural and scientific Renaissance has created the Internet. Resulted in a mass distribution of knowledge albeit questionable. And neared its own demise with the help of a virtual economy it created. Next we have chaos. In the nineties folks...

Posted in: Featured, Opinion

Working on a Greek beach

Working on a Greek beach

By | September 10, 2012 at 8:08 pm | No comments

Fréderike Geerdink was in a short holiday in Greece and wrote this article for yournalistinturkey.com They earn some €30 a day, Greek youngsters working in tourism during the summer. While their country is going through hard economic times, they are happy they found a...

Posted in: Featured, Greece

‘Hold on tight Europe, Turkey’s coming’

‘Hold on tight Europe, Turkey’s coming’

By | March 5, 2012 at 5:48 pm | 3 comments

Turkey is coming to the rescue of Europe, its Minister for EU Affairs, Egemen Bagis, tells HARDtalk's Stephen Sackur. He also says that Turkey will "ignore" Cyprus when it takes over as the EU Presidency for six months starting in July 2012. Open question to Min. Bagis:...

Posted in: Featured, Turkey

Όποιος μεγάλωσε στα ξένα χέρια (Whoever grew up in foreign hands)

Όποιος μεγάλωσε στα ξένα χέρια (Whoever grew up in foreign hands)

By | November 6, 2011 at 5:10 pm | 2 comments

Decades ago, Vassilis Tsitsanis wrote the following lyrics; Όποιος μεγάλωσε στα ξένα χέρια  κι ήπιε το δάκρυ της ορφάνιας το πικρό  αυτός γνωρίζει τι θα πει  να τρως με πόνο το...

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Κωδικός: χαμηλή ένταση

Κωδικός: χαμηλή ένταση

By | July 8, 2010 at 1:56 am | No comments

Έχω περάσει πολύ χρόνο στην Ελλάδα και στα νησιά της, πολύ χρόνο από τη ζωή μου. Έχω δει μέρες από τη Μεταπολίτευση. Υπήρξα μάρτυρας μικρών ή μεγάλων...

Posted in: Greece, Opinion

“Subdued” is the Key

“Subdued” is the Key

By | July 4, 2010 at 5:42 pm | No comments

I have spent plenty of time in Greece and her islands in my life. I have seen post Junta days. I have witnessed small or large economical woes. Heck, my family history is a good proof to how Greeks can put themselves into trouble. In modern times, I have seen many strikes and...

Posted in: Greece

Summer over… time to work

By | October 8, 2009 at 12:08 pm | No comments

Many events has passed us by during summer. Heat was up, emotions were up, issues were on the rise, but I kept silent. Sometimes it is better to walk away and watch all from a distance. And of course it is great to be lazy during summertime. Sipping a glass of ouzo, watching the...

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The Dilemma/1

By | May 18, 2009 at 8:12 pm | No comments

One of the important problems facing Turkish community today is self-perception of people living under Turkish authority for almost nine hundred odd years. Although the composition and social desires of this community changed drastically over time, this issue among others...

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