The House of Shadow by Triantafyllos Vaitsis

Have you ever heard about the trash art? If you ever find yourself in the beautiful city of Xanthi, don’t miss the chance to explore this amazing place. It is a beautiful historical town created by Greek and Turkish culture, full of monuments, churches, museums, bars and restaurants. It is a perfect area to explore […]

The 1619 Project

Black History Month is an annual celebration to honor the history of the African diaspora. February was chosen as the month dedicated to the remembrance of African-Americans achievements and struggles. This last Saturday, on the 21st of March, we also celebrated the International Day for the Elimination of Racial Discrimination. On this day, in 1960, […]

A lonely walk in the night

A lonely walk in the night,in an ordinary city.One nightof disoriented stepswide eyesand an unknown fate.Tall old buildings,of a bluish-gray hue;blue by the sea,gray from the earth.Boats from far away,open bars, no closing time.Few customers left:couples arguing,to end up feeling their way through alleys.Drunk tourists of life,inebriated by beers named like nymphs.Friends who cry their […]

Reading numbers: Understanding how a virus spreads

When accompanying the number of infected people in a given place it is easy to be shocked at how quickly the numbers rise after the apparent stability of the early phases. Understanding the laws that govern how a virus spreads is important to ensure that we control the panic but still take the actions necessary […]

Action week against racism 2020

Note: The Action Week Against Racism scheduled to take place from 16th to 22nd of March, has been postponed to May due to COVID-19. As you well know, the Action Week Against Racism is approaching. From 16th to 22nd of March several performances will take place in Europe. For many years we have been standing […]

Being a woman in Europe

“We should not be shy about where we are or ambitious about where we want to go.” Ursula von der Leyen Where do we stand with gender equality in Europe? After 8 March, a reflection on this issue might be interesting. Indeed, the new European Commission has recently published a five-year strategy that could provide […]