I am Greek and I wanna go home

Definition of hypocrisy: The British government bans Kelly Clarkson from taking Jane Austen’s ring out of the country which she paid £150,000 for at a UK auction, but has absolutely no regrets having its museums stuffed with «acquired» archaeological artefacts.

(If the Caryatid from the Erechtheion could cry, enraged stony tears would flood the Thames.)

photo: globalgreekworld


I am Greek and I want to go home. Με κρατάνε όμηρο

I am Greek and I want to go home. Με κρατάνε όμηρο
Αίσθηση, συγκίνηση και σίγουρα ένα μεγάλο λιθάρι στις πολύχρονες προσπάθειες επιστροφής των κλεμμένων μας γλυπτών του Παρθενώνα, έρχεται να προσθέσει με τη διαδικτυακή καμπάνια του ο ομογενής εκ Γερμανίας φωτογράφος και συνθέτης, Άρης Καλογερόπουλος.

Photo of the Day: I am Greek and I wanna go home — Είμαι Ελληνίδα και θέλω να γυρίσω σπίτι

You don’t respect my people, but you so generously house me in your museums to make a nice profit. Thank you so much for your hypocrisy (which is a word you borrowed from us, by the way, but we never demanded royalties). Συνέχεια

Aerial Viewing of Greece (video)

We posted an article five days ago here on MySatelite with one of the most beautiful videos of Greece and thought it a pity if a short comment in English were not added to make this splendid video available to English-speakers as well.

Despite propaganda emanating from Wall Street, the ECB, IMF and various other consortia which have been banking all along on this financial crisis like a roulette addict on 18 red, Greece has much to offer, though its politicians are bent on selling off its most prized assets — its land and natural resources — at ridiculously cheap prices, which has been in our view one of the prime reasons for the instigation of this crisis in the first place.

This video was made to remind us in Greece of the beauties of the blessed country we live in: its seas, Συνέχεια