Never Forget Bouboulinas Street

By Leslie Absher I spent the first years of my childhood living in Athens during the junta, brought to Greece by my CIA dad for...

Center-Left Party Election Participation Seen as Protest Against Gov’t Performance

The mass participation of Greek citizens in the new center-left party election, is seen as a demonstration against the SYRIZA-ANEL coalition government, said PASOK...

Athens Reacts Calmly to Expropriation of Greek Homes in Himara, Albania

The Greek government has reacted very calmly to the expropriation of homes and businesses of the Greek minority in Himara, after the Albanian authorities...

Greek Gov’t Fails to Respond to Turkish Vice President’s Irredentist Behavior

Maximos Mansion responded late and unofficially on last week's irredentist comments made by Turkish Vice President Hakan Cavusoglu during his visit to Muslim minorities...

Diogenes: The Ancient Greek Philosopher Who was the First to Give the Finger

Diogenes the Cynic, the ancient Greek philosopher, was probably the man who invented "the finger" insult. The historian of philosophy Diogenes Laertios wrote that the...

When the Greek Government “Invested” in George Papadopoulos (video)

George Papadopoulos has been portrayed by Greece's media as somebody with great influence in the Trump Presidency. The 31-year-old George Papadopoulos was a foreign policy...

Athenians Suffer Long Lines for New Electronic Public Transport Tickets

Tens of thousands of Athenians wait in long lineups every day to get the new personalized electronic pass cards for the public transport system,...

Greece’s Citizen Protection Minister Indifferent to Leftist Crime

In the past few days, Athens has become a theater of violence and vandalism. The prime minister and government officials verbally "condemn" the violent...

New Democracy Leader to Dismiss Former MPs if They Ask for Pension Compensation Retroactively

About 100 former parliament members have been vindicated after a court ruled that, according to a 2016 law, their salaries should be equal to...

Despite Government Boasting Over Growth, Greeks Get Poorer, Businesses Keep Shutting Down

Greek Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras is packing his bags to leave for the United States for an official meeting with President Donald Trump. With him...

Turkish Provocation and Cyprus

The Turkish Cypriot administration has decided to play a new oppressive political game with total disregard to human rights.  This time they have directed...

Gender ID Change Bill a Clever Ploy to Distract Greeks from Tax Overkill, Pension...

At the age of 15 you are not allowed to drink alcohol, to work, to drive a car, to vote, to marry, to join...

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