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Why is Orthodox Easter different than Catholic

Catholic Easter: Here’s Why Orthodox Christians Celebrate Easter Later

As Catholics and most Christians around the globe celebrate Easter this Sunday, we asked a Greek-Orthodox priest to explain why the Orthodox Christians celebrate...

World Cancer Day: The Greek Who Developed the Pap Smear

By Elizabeth M. Shepard / Cornell Archives Today is World Cancer Day, a global event dedicated in the fight against cancer, that aims at raising...

A Greek Christmas Gift from My CIA Father

Leslie Absher describes the gift her spy father gave her 30 years ago as she was traveling from the US to Greece for Christmas.

A Guide for Your Greek Thanksgiving Table

It’s only natural that the Greek Thanksgiving table offers a hybrid of Greek and American classics.

Thea Halo Replies to Greek Education Minister’s Rejection of the Pontic Genocide

Greek-American author Thea Halo, the daughter of Sano Halo, the Grandmother of all Pontic Greeks, writes a response to Greek Education Minister Nikos Filis' comments denying the Pontic Genocide.

Panagia Ipseni Gives Strength, Hope to Orthodox in U.S.

The Holy Greek -Orthodox icon has been through Colorado, and eight churches in Florida before traveling to New York, New Jersey and Baltimore.

What We Can Learn from Plato about Same-Sex Marriage

By Danielle Weatherby, University of Arkansas The April 28 oral arguments before the US Supreme Court in Obergefell v. Hodges will be remembered as a historic...

Op-ed: Setting the Record Straight on Cyprus

American Hellenic Institute (AHI) President Nick Larigakis responds to a guest commentary authored by Mr. Mehmet Mustafaoglu that was published May 1, 2015 in...

At the 2015 American Hellenic Council Gala

The American Hellenic Council (AHC) of California held its Annual Gala in Los Angeles honoring John Calamos, Eleni Tsakopoulos, Peter Economides and Gene Rossides on Saturday April 26, 2015.

The Unfulfilled Justice of Anatolia

The Anatolian Genocide is an all encompassing term that not only includes the Armenians but the other victims of the Ottoman Turks reign of terror; the Greeks, Assyrians and Kurds.
Armenian Genocide

On the Centennial Anniversary of the Armenian Genocide

By Vasilis Papoutsis* We spoke to California Assemblymember Adrin Nazarian for the upcoming commemoration of the 100 year anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. The tragic event...
Why is Orthodox Easter different than Catholic

Why Orthodox Christian Easter Is Later than the Catholic One

As Catholics and most of the western world celebrate Easter today, we asked a Greek-Orthodox priest to explain why the Orthodox Church doesn't celebrate...