February 17, 2024

Aleksei Navalny

Zurich, 17/02/24 Aleksei Navalny The news of the death of Russian opposition leader Aleksei Navalny yesterday reached the headlines of all major media outlets in Europe. Navalny, 47, had already survived a poison attack by a nerve agent by Putin’s...

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November 16, 2023

On Israel and Palestine…

          photography by Artemis Tsakiri                                                               ...

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October 23, 2022

Depth Psychology and the Democratic Struggle Today

Once in a while a text appears that manages to capture poignantly what is of essence in a given moment in history.  Such was the case with Timothy Snyder’s piece in the recent September/October 2022 edition of Foreign Affairs magazine. ...

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June 10, 2022

A fragment to meditate on

A phrase by Heraclitus to mark: But, ‘the limits of soul thou wouldst not discover though thou shouldst travel every road’.

May 22, 2022

The Inner Riddle of Greek Psychic Death

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April 11, 2022

Now Flying the Ukranian Flag

Zurich, 11.4.2022 Today I want to seize on the opportunity to articulate my thoughts around an issue that arose in a lively conversation with a group of esteemed colleagues. We were addressing together how we respectively deal with the war...

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March 6, 2022

The War in Ukraine and the Toxic Masculine

Zurich, 6/3/2022 Since the Russian invasion in Ukraine ten days ago, I share the feeling echoed by many that we have been suddenly thrust into a different era. All of us who have been living in western liberal democracies have...

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