Kallinis Sisters’ Baking Empire In USA

Georgetown Cupcake, the thriving, sugary empire of Greek-Canadian sisters Katherine Kallinis Berman and Sophie Kallinis LaMontagne, based in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., pops out...

Why the 93rd Anniversary of the Asia Minor Catastrophe Is Important Today

Greece is meeting the Syrian  humanitarian crisis with compassion.  On the 93rd Anniversary of the Asia Minor Catastrophe, we must remember the ancient Christian...

Greek Tsipouro Distellery Opens in New Jersey

Despite the fact that the Greek-American family business, "Lazy Eye Distillery" still persists in the virtues of old, pride, patience, hard work and tradition,...

First Greek Orthodox Church Of Western Hemisphere Celebrates 150 Years Of Service

A new documentary by producers Christina Kogos and Laila Morcos Zissis and director Jason Rhein, entitled "Greeks in New Orleans: 150 Years of Holy...

Seattle Celebrates Century-Long Greek Culinary Presence

Greek immigrants began to permanently settle in the American continent approximately at the end of the 19th century, with the majority choosing to live...

NYT: Migrants in Greece Trying to Escape

The New York Times published an article depicting the hard and painful living conditions of undocumented migrants in Patras. People are brought into Greek...

Washington Post: Greeks Seek Job Opportunities in Germany and EU

“Washington Post” with an article entitled“Greece one month away from key bailout target” describes what point the negotiations are at between the Greek coalition...

Louis Tikas: from Crete to Colorado as Labor Union Organizer

The symbol of the struggle of labor rights throughout America is connected to Louis Tikas (his birth name was Elias Anastasiou Spantidakis, later changed...

Book Launch: “New York to Athens: 8 hours and 35 minutes”

Fotini Tsalikoglou is a psychology professor at Panteion University and has published academic works, essays, novels, and tales. During the presentation of her new...
Athens Mayor Georgios Kaminis in New York City

Athens Mayor Speaks Immigration and Golden Dawn at the UN

Athens mayor, Georgios (George) Kaminis spoke on Friday October 4th to the UN General Assembly about Athens' experience with immigration and also discussed the...

Greek Hell For Illegal Immigrants

Newsweek magazine published a six-page story depicting the often intolerable conditions in which illegal immigrants are kept in Greece, in overcrowded detention centers. The magazine’s...

AHEPA Marks 91st Anniversary

On July 26, 1922, eight Greek-American visionaries joined their forces in Atlanta to establish the American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA), an organization based...