Who Gives a Fuck about the Children

Far above the Earth's atmosphere, in the peaceful silence of space, Russian and US partners of the International Space Station are squabbling over who's gonna die first if they separate. Linked at the umbilical cord, they both know that they will die without each other. But the hate is so strong. This picture is reflective … Continue reading Who Gives a Fuck about the Children

When Does The Movie End?

Somewhere in Ukraine's vastness, what is left of a 9-storey residential building stands like a fragile, charred skeleton, almost indistinguishable from the equally grey, angry sky behind it. Its middle section completely missing, the smoking gap is flanked on each side by two equally-sized, sister sections that seem to be pondering whether to collapse or … Continue reading When Does The Movie End?

We Are All Refugees

104 years ago my grandparents were refugees. They were civilians fleeing their lush, beautiful ancient homeland on the Black Sea, following a treacherous path on foot through Asia Minor and into the safety of Greece. They were among the lucky ones narrowly escaping the Turkish army who was on their heels, and facing a new … Continue reading We Are All Refugees

F&%K Money, Gimme A Future

The world is hostage to money. Consumers pay environmentally-destructive multinational companies so that they can have the latest gadget or fashion item. Workers pay taxes to corrupt governments that spend it on tanks, bribes and yachts. And democracies in Europe pay dearly their blood-thirsty dictator next-door to supply them with gas and oil. We are … Continue reading F&%K Money, Gimme A Future

The Door to the Nuclear Apocalypse is Wide Open

Mental illness has always been rampant in Humans. It is unfortunately one of the defining characteristics of our species: the bigger the brain, the wider the diversity of mental diseases that can exist: narcissism, megalomania, paranoid disorders, schizophrenia and Messiah complex are some of the necessary ingredients that make a great leader today. Mental disease … Continue reading The Door to the Nuclear Apocalypse is Wide Open

Don’t Worry, We’ve Already Nuked The Planet

So here we are: more than 3 decades after the Cold War has ended, and it's back on the forefront thanks to direct nuclear threats from Russia's psychopathic dictator. The situation is worrying, because we are dealing with a typical megalomaniac who would rather see the entire world destroyed than submit to defeat. All they … Continue reading Don’t Worry, We’ve Already Nuked The Planet

Spoiled consumers across Europe protesting against capitalism-busting lockdowns

Protests have exploded across Europe in a violent reaction to new Covid-19 restrictions, as the continent enters yet another wave of the pandemic. Looking at the protesters' faces though, I can't help but see the face of capitalism in each and every one of us. I mean, sure I would love to be able to … Continue reading Spoiled consumers across Europe protesting against capitalism-busting lockdowns