Άρθρο μου στην ιστοσελίδα της Huffington Post
Imagine no possessions
I wonder if you can
No need for greed or hunger
a brotherhood of man
Imagine all the people
sharing the world.
John Lennon, my generation’s hero, tried in his own way to spread the message of brotherhood and peace. Not surprisingly, some suspected him of subversion. I guess that even today the lyrics to «Imagine’s» are not welcome in some lands and sands of the Eastern Mediterranean.
I am about to conclude my visit to Smyrna. I am sitting at my balcony, overlooking the bay. This was my second visit this year in this beautiful, cosmopolitan and liberal city. I participated as a panelist for the symposium organized by Izmir’s Mediterranean Academy.
So, I thought that, notwithstanding the traditional Thanksgiving menu, some across the Atlantic might be interested in the views I expressed while in Turkey, which are below. Περισσότερα