Democracy: The Auto-Correct of Nations

By Antonis H. Diamataris - June 11, 2019

As Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras spent his time contemplating his future, sitting in his comfortable office in the Maximos Mansion on the famous Herodus Atticus […]

Elections in a Greek Village

By Antonis H. Diamataris - June 4, 2019

On Sunday, May 26, I did something I had never done before in my life: I voted in the Greek elections. When I first left […]

The Message of the May 26 Elections

By Antonis H. Diamataris - May 29, 2019

There is no precedent in the recent political history of Greece for what happened in the May 26 elections. On the one hand, the citizens […]

The Streets of Athens

By Antonis H. Diamataris - May 24, 2019

At about 10pm on Monday evening, I was walking along Panepistimiou Boulevard, about three blocks from Syntagma Square. It was a lovely Athenian night, and […]