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The dark pit that is depression

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A year ago today I took my first pill, the start of the complicated journey that is called treatment. Many assume that medication is a magical thing, you take it and all is well with the world again, or at least with the way you see it. Others believe that a pill just makes you drowsy and numb or that …

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Solidarity

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About 10,000 people went to Syntagma square in Athens today to drop off food and essentials for the refugees. After years of disillusionment, this is the first time in a long time, that I felt a sense of pride for this country. Share

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Referendum

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Following months of negotiations between the newly elected government in Greece and our european partners (in crime, I might add) regarding the national debt, on June 26 late at night the Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras announced the referendum and the world stopped – or at least, that’s what it felt like for greek citizens during the coming days. Banks …