200 years of the Greek Revolution: An introduction

By Giorgio Zambello The Greek Revolution for independence started in the 25th March 1821. After almost 400 years of Ottoman dominion, many revolts broke out in several regions, seeking to re-establish the Greek identity and sovereignty. In this series of articles, after a careful introduction about the political situation in Europe and Greece at the […]

Peloponnese: The Heart of the Greek Revolution

By Giorgio Zambello The Greek Revolution for independence started in the 25th March 1821. After almost 400 years of Ottoman dominion, many revolts broke out in several regions, seeking to re-establish the Greek identity and sovereignty. In this series of articles, after a careful introduction about the political situation in Europe and Greece at the […]

Eight books to fight racism

Books become a window to other worlds. We can travel a hundred kilometers away from our home. We can become the shadows of characters that somehow become a part of us. But books can also become magnifying glass and make a radiography of our own world. They can help us to make visible the invisible […]

The promised wildlife

Written by Carolina Covelli, volunteer at Callisto Wildlife & Nature Conservation Society Let there be color, let there be green, let there be smiles that last much longer. From the air that fills our lungs, to the water that hydrates every cell in our body, wildlife plays a crucial role in the way we live. […]

HUMAN RIGHTS 101: Everything you need to know

The first article of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, signed in Paris on 10 December 1948 states that: “All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights. They are endowed with reason and conscience and should act towards one another in a spirit of brotherhood”. World Human Rights Day is celebrated […]

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Formentera, an analog impression

Photography is one of the most powerful means of expression. Andrea Amado, a young photographer from Spain, felt that analog photography was the best way to share feelings and thoughts. Here is her analog impression of Formentera, an island belonging to the Spanish Balears. She did not need colours to make her pictures alive. The […]

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Pride Month Going Online: A Good Recipe For Hate Speech?

It’s been half a century since the modern LGBTQ rights movement was born, so this year brings the need for a particularly special celebration. The global pandemic has decided otherwise. This pride month will definitely stay in our memories as an extraordinary one, whether for positive or negative reasons.  An Increasing Vulnerability It is indeed […]

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 […]