Why Do Greeks Talk So Much About the Weather?

It was relatively early in the morning at the Glyfada municipal beach and seven older people were in the water chatting and doing water...

10 Hilarious Things That Set Tourists Apart from Locals at a Greek Beach

When Greeks hit the beach each summer they do it with an effortless finesse. You will see them soaking up the sun and enjoying...

OPINION: Bankers and Gangsters

The Jordanian people took to the streets for three days and nights in protest against a new austerity tax bill forcing Prime Minister Hani...

OPINION: The ‘Macedonia’ Deal Betrays Hellenism

By Andreas Chrysafis The Kim/Trump summit can be considered as a victory for sanity. A deal was negotiated by two arch enemies that only yesterday...

Greeks Paying €1.02 Tax for Every Liter of Gasoline they Buy

As the price of gasoline reaches an average €1.68 ($1.99) per liter in Athens and almost €2 on some islands, crisis-stricken Greeks are leaving...

The Decline of Greek Football: From Euro Champions to Pariahs

It was 4 July 2004 when Greece's national football team did the unthinkable: They won the European Cup, sending millions of Greeks across the...

OPINION: ‘Macedonia’ Issue is a Smokescreen for New Greek Austerity

The fact that the Greek government opened the controversial issue of the naming of the Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia (FYROM) at a time when creditors...

Tsipras, the Keffiyeh Scarf and Cooperation with Israel

It was July 2014, only months before Alexis Tsipras and SYRIZA were elected as the first ever leftist government in Greece. It was just another...

OPINION: A Mad World

Well, Trump has said it and has finally done it. To the dismay of his allies, he pulled out of the Obama - Iran...

The Resignation of Great Scientist Stamatios Krimigis Speaks Volumes of Greek Gov’t Aims

When the Greek government announced the establishment of the Hellenic Space Agency as part of the equally new, Ministry of Digital Policy, Telecommunications and...

Aggression Against Syria

Andreas C Chrysafis is a U.K.-published author of six books and over 400 press articles. Congratulations go to the Cyprus government! Cyprus has made international...

OPINION: Casting a Blank Vote Could Change Face of Democracy

Preamble Following the results of several elections in western democracies, they reveal alarming matters and raise serious questions: (a) if in fact, modern democracy actually...

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