Don’t Lower the Flag in London – Bring Olympics Back to Greece

ATHENS - Alexandros Nikolaidis is a real Greek, an imposing 6-7 Evzone of a man and a two-time Silver Medalist in Tae Kwan Do...

Europe On Fire: Greeks Revolted, So Did the French; It Was About Time

Despite the fact that it is impossible to predict how soon the votes will result in changes in actual policy, May 6 was a...

Greek Elections: Leading Party Chiefs Debate Leaves Undecided Voters None the Wiser

The debate between SYRIZA leader Alexis Tsipras and New Democracy president Vangelis Meimarakis was as predictable as heat in July and ended in a...

SYRIZA Left Platform ‘Show’ Marks the Split in Greece’s Ruling Party

The absurdity of Greece's ruling party is a mirror of the paradox of the country's public opinion and political thinking. Greece's most popular leftist...

Gaza Massacre and Lunacy

My heart bleeds for the innocent. Seeing the brutality and utter barbarity of war that spares no-one from being blown to smithereens infuriates my...

Opinion: The Lynching of Journalists

The author, Andreas C Chrysafis, is a U.K.-published writer of five books and over 400 press articles. His latest books “Aphrodite’s Sacred Virgins” and...

Revoked: The Right to Vote in Cyprus

The Right to Vote constitutes the backbone of democracy for it is the people that are meant to govern; so the myth goes! In the...

Greeks Choice Comes Down to Samaras vs. Venizelos: Elitism vs. Arrogance

ATHENS - Before he became a disenchanted Democrat and reformed racist, and as he ran for President in 1968 on the American Independent Ticket,...

The Greek Problem: The Grating Sense of Entitlement

ATHENS - After a foggy night of Eurovision wailing, listening to twin dancing Irish robots keening, ballads in everything from Serbian to Lithuanian, and...

Jailhouse Rock Time for Greece’s Tax Cheat Singers

Nobody is above the law in Greece, except for politicians, the rich, athletes, celebrities, architects, tax evaders, engineers, lawyers, doctors, auto mechanics, fruit and...

Artemis Sorras, 600 Billion Dollars, a Green Dragon and the Healing Water

People should have taken it as a joke. People with any sense laughed right away when in 2013 Artemis Sorras appeared in public claiming...

It Was Once My Mother

Watching the clash of civilizations sweeping across Europe with Sophoclean fury is unbearable for anyone with a shred of humanity left in them. Whether...

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