Time to Clean Up the Garbage and Repower Greece

For two and a half weeks, my commute to work has involved step-stoning through wide expanses of trash. Plugging my nose has become second...

When Americans Walk the Streets of Athens…

When Americans arrive in Athens, there are a variety of typical reactions. My, what tiny cars you have! No toilet paper in the toilets-...

Vanishing Cyprus: Bank Domination

What the people of Greece are going through is certainly a crime against humanity! We are seeing a human tragedy unfolding in front of...

Mentality of Pallikaria and its Role in the Economic Crisis

My favorite Greek word is pallikari. I grew up like every other Greek-American, impressing everyone at my lunch table as I would call my...

Two Years in Power: Ten Things George Papandreou Has or Hasn’t Changed

From crushing ruling Conservatives party two years ago, Papandreou’s poll numbers have suffered a dramatic slump turning the Greek PM into a contemporary Diogenes of Sinope who instead of strolling around with a lamp looking for an honest man, he’s desperately looking for his voters- if there’s anyone left that is[...]

Receipts? Greek Tax Evaders Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Receipts!

As the noted American newspaperman journalist and writer Damon Runyon said: “All horse players die broke,” and to that you can add ethical people....

European “Union”: Goodnight and Good Luck, Greece

"You either keep your word and push the mid-term program immediately or you will not be given the next trench", said Troika officials to George Papandreou and Evangelos Venizelos. Surely it must[...]
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Vanishing Cyprus: Social Stranglehold

*By Andreas C Chrysafis Is there any hope for Cyprus ever becoming a modern-thinking society politically and socially in line with other nations? Ask a...

50% of School Books Distributed in Thessaloniki

The students of schools in Thessaloniki have received 50% of their school books for the coming year. The staff of the school managed to...

Cohabitation Not a Fair Solution!

Representatives of the gay organizations stated about the new reforms of cohabitation that it is not a fair solution from the government. This cohabitation reform...

Financial Times Says Greece Will Declare Default

According to an article in the Financial Times, the second economic support package will be a waste of money due to the very...

Greek Entrepreneur Threatens to Confiscate Cosco Ship

A Strong quarrel broke out between the Chinese company Cosco and Greek ship-owning businessmen. The fight revolved around Cosco's decision to reduce the charter,...

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