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Tight election campaign prompts copycat ads

As Greece heads to snap elections on Sunday, political parties have heavily drawn from the bottomless well of mostly American campaign ads to get their message across.
Paschos Mandravelis: January 21, 2015

Catatonic opposition

The leftist opposition, and like-minded parties, have cried wolf so many times that very few people take them seriously anymore.
Paschos Mandravelis: July 15, 2014

Rethinking the Internet in politics

Greek society is in that transitional phase where it sees the previous concept of the world collapsing and is still waiting to see what the future may bring.
Paschos Mandravelis: March 4, 2014

Snubbing Democracy 101

For the first time since the fall of the military dictatorship in 1974, a party’s deputies and members are being charged with felony; for the first time, we have seen a party like Golden Dawn enter Parliament; and for the first time, deputies are beating up citizens in the open.
Paschos Mandravelis: October 3, 2013