On Europe Day, May 9th, in the context of the ’12 Hours for Greece’, a marathon reading of Plato’s Republic (Politeia) is organized in Brussels, with the participation of 200 readers of all ages and backgrounds. Through related presentations and debates, hundreds of European citizens are given the opportunity to discover Greece’s contribution to political thought… Read more »
In collaboration with members of the ‘Initiative for Radical Constitutional Change’ we open communication with political parties, initiatives, movements, active citizens and specialists across Greece as well as polling organizations in order to launch the first public opinion polls on the possibility of the participatory design of a New Constitution for Greece. After many months… Read more »
30 postgraduate students from the Copenhagen Business School and the Athens University of Economics and Business with expertise in Philosophy, Economics and Political Science participated in an interdisciplinary workshop on the Politeia 2.0 project and its development. Participants were divided into 5 groups which explored the following issues: – How can we kick start the… Read more »
Politeia 2.0 – Democracy Reborn
“Politeia 2.0: Democracy reborn” is a citizens’ proposal aiming to establish Athens as a global Research and Innovation Centre for Democracy, Politics and Philosophy, and Greece as a model example of applied Democracy. The objective of Citizens 2.0 is to explore and evolve Democracy and Politics, in Greece and beyond, in order to enable society to tackle its current challenges and take human culture forward. Read More….
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete