ATHENS

wildfires

Photos of the Destructive Wildfires Devastating Greece

In this small town right outside of Athens, 26 of the 74 people killed in the wildfires were found on a single plot of land.
Kostas Koukoumakas
7.25.18
police

Georgia cop fired for deliberately hitting black suspect with his car

“Officer Saulters used poor judgement in using his patrol vehicle as a means to apprehend a fleeing suspect”
Tess Owen
6.4.18
uber

Uber just pulled its service in Greece after a government clampdown

“We have to assess if and how we can operate within this new framework and so will be suspending UberX in Athens from next Tuesday until we can find an appropriate solution.”
Tim Hume
4.5.18
Interviews

Europe's Gnarliest Graffiti Crew Basically Shot an Action Film

We sat down for an exclusive interview with 1UP to talk about their new video "Graffiti Olympics," staying one step ahead of the law, and the future of street art.
Nina Damsch
Georg Bakunin
3.12.18
Health

The Corruption I Saw Working for a Greek Public Hospital

Giving money to a doctor before surgery is a no-no, but after the operation, it's a "thank-you present."
Anna Nini
1.12.18
refugees

These Yazidis survived genocide. Now they're trying to start over in Europe

Katy Fallon
10.15.17
New music

Montero Air-Guitaring With a Sword Is Our Musical Highlight of the Week

The video for "Vibrations" is a playful world that is soundtracked by vintage MOR pop.
Noisey Staff
9.20.17
Photography

A Gritty, Haunting Look at the Lives of Child Refugees

Photographer Panos Kefalos documents the childhoods of displaced kids on the streets of Athens.
Ellyn Kail
9.19.17
VICE News Tonight on HBO

Shipping is one of the only sectors surviving Greece's financial crisis

Harriet Dedman
5.24.17
Interviews

How Michael Stipe's Moogfest Multimedia Installation Came to Life

It's an audiovisual piece that features late Athens artist Jeremy Ayers and a piece of music by Stipe that is his first solo composition released to date.
Larry Fitzmaurice
5.15.17
refugees

Greece Is Cracking Down on the Anarchist Squats Giving Shelter to Refugees

This week the authorities kicked more than 100 refugees out of their temporary homes, making life harder for one of the world's most marginalized populations.
Molly Crabapple
3.16.17
Music

Inside a Mental Health Center Aimed Exclusively at Musicians

Since it opened in 2000, Nuçi's Space has helped more than 1,700 musicians in times of mental need.
Annie Armstrong
3.14.17
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