Earliest political memory of the day #174

  Family narrations and memorabilia of Eleftherios Venizelos[1]. Οι οικογενειακές αφηγήσεις και τα ενθυμήματα για τον Ελευθέριο Βενιζέλο. ————-   [1]   Eleftherios Venizelos (1864 – 1936): historical figure and former […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #173

My earliest political memory is from some elections in 199…something (I can’t remember the exact year, but I think it was the first elections of the ’90s). In every election, […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #172

Tsipras and Mitsotakis are always fighting. Georgiadis appears on TV and he never stops talking[1]. Ο Τσίπρας με το Μητσοτάκη τσακώνονται συνέχεια. Ο Γεωργιάδης όταν βγαίνει στην τηλεόραση δε σταματά […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #171

The year was 1959-1960, during the pre-electoral battle between ERE[1] and EDA. I was really young, around ten years old and I heard the following words from an elderly lady […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #170

I agree with what the children are saying. And I like what the children are saying. Συμφωνώ με τις προτάσεις των παιδιών. Και μου αρέσουν οι προτάσεις των παιδιών.  

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Earliest political memory of the day #169

I remember when Obama came to Greece all the roads were closed and I went to school late. When Obama went to the Acropolis, all the people had their minds […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #168

I don’t like it when I vote for something and something else gets elected. Yuk! Δε μου αρέσει όταν ψηφίζω και βγάζουν κάτι άλλο!! Ουου!!  

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Earliest political memory of the day #167

The picture of G. Papandreou at the dining room in my grandparents’ house, in a small village just outside Kalamata. August 1992. Η φωτογραφία του Γ. Παπανδρέου στην τραπεζαρία του […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #166

Obama being inaugurated when I was in 5th Grade. It was a massive celebration.

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Earliest political memory of the day #165

    My grandfather’s stories of gatherings, where he secretly distributed balloons… Οι αναφορές του παππου μου στις συγκεντρώσεις με τα μπαλόνια που μοίραζε κρυφά…  

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Earliest political memory of the day #164

My mother went to vote and took me with her. She voted for three candidates, I think she voted for everyone except for Tsipras Όταν πήγα με τη μητέρα μου […]

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Earliest political memory of the day #163

My grandmother’s narrations about how my grandfather was slaughtered by Slavs and Greek “leftists”. Οι αφηγήσεις της γιαγιάς μου για τη σφαγή του παππού μου από Σλάβους και Έλληνες «αριστερούς». […]

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