Media coverage

Some media coverage we've received which will give you more background on what we're up to:
 

13/07/16 Open Democracy
Independent global media platform on society and politics
A look at the activist projects in Greece that are changing the meaning of solidarity in the country, featuring several examples including us. (English)
08/01/16 NDR
North Germany's public TV and radio broadcaster
Radio piece on how Greece's grassroots initiatives are stepping in to fill the gaps left by the state. With comment from us! (German)
30/10/15 Disegno Magazine
Global biannual magazine on architecture, design and fashion
A piece of what life in Athens is really like (hint: not crisis porn), featuring comment from us on activism and solidarity initiatives in Greece. (English)
21/09/15 Open Democracy
International debate hub for politics and culture
What we can learn from how international media covered the Euro crisis. With some lengthy quotes from us on what media got wrong, including the infamous "Porsche Cayennes" story. (English)
18/08/15 De Volkskrant
Leading Dutch daily newspaper
Another piece on alternative currencies in Greece, with a quote from us. (Dutch)
13/08/15 Wall Street Journal
Global business publication
A piece on how alternative currencies are flourishing in Greece, with a quote from us and a reference to our grassroots map. The infamous finance blog Zerohedge picked this up too. (English)
15/06/15 Abenteuer Leben
Germany's top TV travel show
Video segment where we present our productions and discuss creative approaches to correcting misinformation about Greece internationally. (in German, but you get the idea:)
23/02/15 LSE Euro Crisis
Blog of the London School of Economics
A detailed piece on how austerity has energised grassroots initiatives in Greece. Featuring many great local groups, and us! (English)
28/01/15 New Scientist
Weekly international science magazine
Article on how grassroots groups contributed to Syriza's victory in the Greek elections (English)
08/01/15 Citiscope
Independent online platform for sustainable cities
A piece on Greece's emerging civil society (English)
20/10/14 Kommunen
Danish national political newspaper
Article on Greek solidarity in the face of crisis, with a few quotes from us – and a mention of Alex! (Danish)
19/09/14 The Guardian
International media website and British national newspaper
Extensive article on the rise of Greece's civil society, with a few quotes from us as well as other Greek initiatives (English)
14/07/14 Athens International Radio
Athens-based English-language radio station
A short interview with one of our members on the results of our grassroots map, the ideological standpoint of Greece's citizens' initiatives, and activism in the country (audio, English, 6m48s)
05/07/14 Trouw
Dutch national newspaper
A presentation of Omikron Project and our second grassroots map, featuring an interview with one of our members. (Dutch)
01/07/14 To Vima
Greek national newspaper
A piece on our second grassroots map,  including an interview with one of our members. (Greek)
28/06/14 Kathimerini 
Greek daily national newspaper
"Volunteering is booming in Greece": A piece on our second grassroots map, featuring an interview with one of our members (Greek)
28/06/14 Greek Reporter
Greek-American news portal
Article introducing our second grassroots map
24/03/14 The Press Project
Greece-based portal for international news
Why 'crisis pornography' is hurting Greece: article on a talk given by one of our members on negative stereotypes and how we can respond
08/07/13 The Greek Star
American Hellenic newspaper and web portal
Detailed presentation of Omikron Project, our recent productions and what we've got planned
02/07/13 Politiker
Danish national broadsheet newspaper
Interview with one of our members on what we're doing and why (Danish, includes video in English)
06/06/13 TOK FM
Polish national radio station
Interview with one of our members on Greece's image crisis and our productions (Polish)
02/06/13 NPR
Online journal of National Public Radio in the US
Interview with two of our members on Greece's image crisis, Alex 2 and our grassroots map (English)
14/05/13 Cafebabel.com
European citizen media magazine
Interview with two of our members (German / Italian / French / Polish)
08/05/13 Eleftherotypia English
English edition of Greek national newspaper
Article on our video "Alex" - episode 2 (English)
26/04/13 Cafebabel.com
European citizen media magazine
Presentation of Omikron Project, with a short interview from one of our members (French / German / Italian / Spanish)
26/03/13 Le Jeudi
French-language weekly newspaper in Luxembourg
Interview with a few of our members on Omikron Project and the Greek image crisis (French)
26/01/13 Helsingin Sanomat
National newspaper in Finland
Interview with a few of our members on Omikron Project and the Greek image crisis (Finnish)
11/01/13 Dialogos Radio
Underground Greek-American radio station
Detailed interview with one of our members on what we're doing and why (audio, English, 18m26s)
02/12/12 Kathimerini
English edition of Greek national newspaper
Interview with a few of our members on Omikron Project and the Greek image crisis (English)
12/11/12 Greek Reporter
Greek-American news portal
Article on our video "Alex" (English)
12/11/12 Le Petit Journal
French-International web magazine
Article on our video "Alex" (French)
09/11/12 Zerohedge
Infamous, subversive finance blog
Article on our video "Alex" (English)