The U.S. in a Multi-Power World

I have thought before that if we don't see a major confrontation or war among two or more great powers in the next ten...

Mourning in America

Chairman Mao often remarked that it’s always blackest before it’s completely black. That’s what it feels like now that we’ve Made America Great Again....

Does the Trump Victory Signify That Half of Americans Voted Against Political Correctness?

Imagine a young Donald Trump and place him in a university campus in 2016. Imagine him saying the same things today's Donald Trump said...

Macedonia: “Why is it important? Explain it to me so I understand”

During the opening ceremony of the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, American TV station NBC referred to FYROM (Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia) as Macedonia while another...

Trump Invokes Racists Remarks by Jimmy the Greek: ‘He was doing OK ’til he...

Perhaps there is a sense of national numbness in the USA after enduring month after month of racial slurs coming from the presumptive Republican...

When You Are Greek + Italian = Crazy

Being a mixture of Greek and Italian blood lines can lead to a lot of confusion and feuding as each side of the family...

A Big, Fat, Greek Childhood: Growing Up Greek in America

Growing up Greek anywhere that is not Greece is sure to make you stand out from the crowd at one time or another in...

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.

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.

What Is the Armenian Contribution to Hellenism and Orthodoxy?

I was walking on Second Avenue by NYU Langone hospital and saw a banner of “100: The Armenian Genocide.” I did not realize until...

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...
Plato

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...

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