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Greeklish: The Linguistic Creativity of Greek-Americans

What in the world is a “hotéli?” you may ask. A native Greek speaker will initially scratch his or her head before they realize...

Greek-American Politicians, Groups Blast Erdogan’s Visit to D.C.

Greek-American politicians and organizations expressed their frustration for the visit of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to Washington earlier in the week. Dozens joined a...

US Senate Caves In to Erdogan and Blocks Armenian Genocide Resolution

The US Senate blocked on Wednesday a resolution recognizing the Armenian Genocide as Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan launched a scathing attack on the...

American Lawmakers Condemn President Trump’s Invitation to Erdogan

American politicians have condemned the decision of President Trump to extend an invitation to Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan to visit Washington. Seventeen Republican and...

Greeks, Armenians, Kurds to Rally Against Trump-Erdogan White House Meeting

A large protest at Washington’s Lafayette Park across from the White House is being organized before the Trump-Erdogan meeting on Wednesday by Hellenic, Armenian, Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac-American, Kurdish-American, Arab-American...
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US Agencies on Alert to Prevent Repeat of Bloody Scenes During Previous Erdogan Visit

A host of local and federal security agencies — including the Washington's Metropolitan Police Department, National Park Police, U.S. Secret Service and State Department...

Senate Leaders, Greek, Armenian Groups Protest Erdogan’s Washington Visit

Police in Washington DC are girding themselves for the return of Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Wednesday, 18 months after the Turkish president’s bodyguards ran...
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Senator Bob Menendez: Turkey Under Erdogan is Not U.S. Ally

Senator Bob Menendez, the top Democrat on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, strongly urged US President Donald Trump on Tuesday to cancel any invitation...

Presidents Trump and Xi May Sign US-China Trade Deal in Greece

The trade deal between the United States and China which is at an advanced stage of completion could be signed as early as this...
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Meet Dr. George Korkos, the Greek-American Founder of the Milwaukee Bucks

"Before Giannis there was another Greek. That was me, Dr. George Korkos," the founding owner of Milwaukee Bucks says with a big grin...

Exhibit on the History of Romaniote Jews Opens at Greek Embassy in Washington

A photography exhibition documenting the history of Greece’s Romaniote Jews, or “Romaniotes,” opens at the Embassy of Greece in Washington, D.C. on Thursday, November...

Vietnam Veteran John Calamos Honored by The Washington Oxi Day Foundation

The Washington Oxi Day Foundation honored investment guru John P. Calamos, Sr. for a lesser known part of his career, his heroic service to...

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