Greece’s Living Heritage: Marseilles 2013

“Greek civilization is alive; it moves in every breath of mind..." - Will Durant, historian and philosopher. Marseille, France, an urban center in decline,...

Turkey Under Pressure by USA and Others to Reopen Halki Theological School

When U.S. President Barrack Obama visited Turkey last month, he raised the plight of a small religious school of the Greek Orthodox Church. The...

NATO Secretary General praises Greece for Defense Investment

NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen praised Greece for the fact that along with the United States, the United Kingdom and recently Estonia, are...

US Senators Push for Skilled Immigration Reform

The Senate Judiciary Committee's immigration subcommittee is attempting to push through legislation that would expand the H-1B visa system and grant green card work...

Barack Obama to Host Greek Independence Day Celebration at the White House

On Wednsday, March 25th President Barack Obama will host the Greek Independence Day Celebration at the White House. The event honors the anniversary of...

Young Greek-American Gets Heart and Kidney Transplant, Pens Memoir

Bill Coon, 21, has endured more than many of us would in a lifetime. In fact, he’s even beaten death twice. This double transplant...

President Obama Worries About Greece’s Political and Financial Situation

According to a senior Obama administration official, the "unclear outcome" of the Greek elections on May 6 makes it even more "complicating" for the...

Boston Welcomes ‘Austerity’; Thought-Provoking Film About The Greek Crisis

The new, perplexing short film "Austerity," inspired by the public, mindful and motivated suicide of retiree Dimitris Christoulas at Syntagma Square in downtown Athens, Greece, on the morning of April...

Sano Halo, Grandmother of the Pontian Greeks, Passes Away

The Lady of the Pontus, the Grandmother of all Pontic Greeks, as they used to call her, Sano Halo (Euthymia Varitimidou, married to Abraham...

The Andreas Kapsalis Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo on Tour

Next week, Chicago area favorites The Andreas Kapsalis Goran Ivanovic Guitar Duo will embark on a multi-city concert tour of the Midwest and Northeast. The...

President Obama Hosts Reception for Greek Independence Day

After delivering remarks at Healing Our City: An Interfaith Service dedicated to those who were gravely wounded or killed in Monday's bombing near the...

Noam Chomsky: The Republican Base Is ‘Out of Control’

The 2016 US presidential election is shaping up to be a fascinating contest between reactionaries (Donald Trump and Ted Cruz), pro-establishment figures (Hillary Clinton)...

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