German Finance Minister Schaeuble chats with unidentified officials during a euro zone finance ministers' meeting on the situation in Greece, in Brussels

The European Horrorshow

German Finance Minister Schäuble chats with unidentified officials during a euro zone finance ministers meeting on the situation in Greece, in Brussels / Reuters The German news magazine Der Spiegel summarizes the absolute farce currently unfolding in Brussels rather succinctly: it describes the list of demands put towards Greece as a “catalogue of cruelties”. The…

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The End of the Line

Giorgos Chatzifotiadis weeps outside a national bank branch in Thessaloniki on 3 July. Photograph: Sakis Mitrolidis/AFP/Getty Images The above photograph starkly signifies the despair and indignation experienced by the Greek people. It depicts a pensioner, who after his fourth failed attempt to withdraw 120 Euros on behalf of his wife, breaks down in tears. In…

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Here and There by Takashi Arai

Temporary Housing, Date, Fukushima, 2012 Produced in the aftermath of the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on the 11th of March 2011, Takashi Arai’s photographic series ‘Here and There’ focuses on communities that are struggling to cope with the fallout of the nuclear disaster in Fukushima. By using a plate camera and developing the…