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Writing Saved Marxist Philosopher's Life - Monday, January 8th 2018 7:13 PM
Writing Saved Zizek's Life   'Writing saved my life. Years ago, because of some private love troubles, I was in a suicidal mood for a couple of weeks. I told...
The Economic Crisis in Greece - Saturday, October 28th 2017 9:09 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis Simply put, the crisis is a result of past government over-spending on borrowed funds paid with exorbitant interest rates. A situation that could...
Is Tsipras and Close Associates Plan to Set-up Marxist Dictatorship in Greece - Wednesday, August 2nd 2017 12:44 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis July 18, 2017 “The beginning is the sign”. David Hilbert, German mathematician In the doom and gloom of the political and economic...
Union Power: The Wings of an Eagle Attached to a Pigeonhead - Friday, July 14th 2017 7:30 PM
I’ve “excavated” this essay of mine from the deep-end of my archive in view of the Construction Forestry Mines Energy Union’s, CFMEU, threatening...
The Enlightened Dictatorship of Ioannis Metaxas - Thursday, June 29th 2017 9:06 PM
The following is a comment of mine in a seminar whose theme was the war between Greece and Italy. By Con George-Kotzabasis I’m rather puzzled that you have...
Thucydides Engendering Philosopher-Warriors is Saviour of Western Civilization - Tuesday, March 28th 2017 7:20 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis The following is a comment of mine in a Seminar held at the Greek Community Centre in Melbourne, on the 16 of March, 2017, whose theme was,...
Address to the Former Chief Justice of The High Court of Australia - Monday, December 26th 2016 7:10 AM
By Con George-Kotzabasis In view of the prevention of terrorists attacks targeting main public centres in Melbourne during Christmas, I’m publishing the following...
Will America Rise from its "Comatose" State? - Monday, December 5th 2016 6:08 PM
In view of Trump's Victory at The Elections, I'm republishing the following discussion between me and an American for the readers of this blog.   By Con...
Democracy Being a Free Good Endangers its Existence - Wednesday, September 14th 2016 7:22 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis  Breathing democratic freedom is neither easy nor free; it entails both rights and obligations and most importantly knowledge of current...
What to Do with ISIS Challenge to International Law - Sunday, July 31st 2016 9:05 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis July 28, 2016 The following was my short contribution to a Seminar held in the Law School of Melbourne University, on July 28, 2016, with the theme...
Smart Politicians Stand Naked Before Labor's Master: Ideological Stupidity - Friday, July 1st 2016 8:52 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis June 28, 2016 Since the economically profligate Whitlam era, the only Labor government that was bracketed off from Labor’s inveterate...
Dangers Lurking in Having a Big Heart for Refugees of Muslim Origin - Wednesday, May 25th 2016 8:45 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis It is most unwise to have a “big heart” for refugees indiscriminately as one might finish-up with no heart for refugees at all, as...
Marx and his Modern Reincarnation is Hotbed of Gross Errata - Saturday, April 30th 2016 8:32 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis The following is a very brief reply to professor of economics Kostas Lapavitsas, and former member of Parliament with the Party of Syriza, to his...
Suspicion toward Muslim Women Hidden behind Veil of Victimisation - Thursday, March 24th 2016 3:07 PM
The following is a would be reply to Dr. Shakira Hussein’s talk at Readings in Carlton, on March 15, 2016, with the title “From Victims to Suspects”…,...
Defeat not Degrade ISIS Correct Strategy - Monday, January 25th 2016 6:34 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis Brief reply to: An Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) First Strategy By Robert Bunker Small Wars Journal August 30, 2014 One has to make...
Open Letter to Former Greek Finance Minister Yanis Varoufakis - Monday, November 30th 2015 6:15 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis October 14, 2015- A few days ago, Reuters ranked the Tsipras government as the worst ever government of all times amongst the developed and Western...
Syriza: Merrymaking While in Opposition Follymaking While in Government - Wednesday, July 15th 2015 9:33 PM
America celebrates The Fourth of July as the day of independence of a great nation; Greece remembers The Fifth of July as the day of ignominy and gross stupidity of an abject...
Pure Marxism and Lack of Strong Leadership Will Ruin Tsipras Government - Monday, June 1st 2015 9:50 PM
Trust those who seek the truth; beware of those who claim to possess it. (Paraphrasing a German dramatist) Marxists, like God, are omniscient and possess the truth by the...
Greece: A Government of Contrived Smiles behind which Attempts to Hide Incompetence - Friday, February 13th 2015 12:25 PM
By Con George-Kotzabasis--January 02, 2015 Not only the ideologically antiquated and totally irresponsible and hasty announcements of the ministers of the new government, that...
Greece's Electoral Theodicy: The Worst of all Possible Worlds - Tuesday, January 27th 2015 3:36 PM
Those “whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.” The Greek middle classes, who, with inimitable stupidity, voted for the multi-factional neo-communist...
Greece's Electoral Theodicy: The Worst of all Possible Worlds - Tuesday, January 27th 2015 3:36 PM
Those “whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.” The Greek middle classes, who, with inimitable stupidity, voted for the multi-factional neo-communist...
Greece's Electoral Theodicy: The Worst of all Possible Worlds - Tuesday, January 27th 2015 3:36 PM
Those “whom the gods would destroy, they first make mad.” The Greek middle classes, who, with inimitable stupidity, voted for the multi-factional neo-communist...
Return of Troika to Athens to Consummate Negotiations with Greek Government a Compulsion - Thursday, November 20th 2014 10:10 AM
By Con George-Kotzabasis November 19, 2014 The Greek Opposition and the media in general by demonizing The Memorandum with its austere measures that has been imposed upon...
Defeat Not Degrade ISIS Correct Strategy - Tuesday, October 28th 2014 9:22 AM
By Con George-Kotzabasis Brief reply to: An Islamic State in Iraq and Syria (ISIS) First Strategy By Robert Bunker Small Wars Journal August 30, 2014 One has to make...
Recruiting Muslims to Team Australia Harder than Recruiting them to Terrorism - Sunday, August 24th 2014 11:16 AM
By Con George-Kotzabasis August 10, 2014 Reply to ‘Recruiting Muslims to Team Australia’ by Waleed Aly The Age, August 8, 2014   Waleed Aly, since his...