Bad Economy

The economy in Greece is bad just the way it was in the US a few months back and a fuss needed to be...

On Loving a Turk… and our Hypothetical Inter-cultural Child

A Greek-American tells her story of finding love in translation and choosing not to take sides in a Greek-Turkish relationship. By Vera Karamanlidis For the past...

Calamos Insights: "Politics & Prosperity"

*By John P. Calamos Sr. In the spring of 2013, I shared with you some insights from my recent trip to Greece, where I had...
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...

The Greek, Armenian and Assyrian Genocides: An Inconvenient Truth

By Lucine Kasbarian* Recent articles in the mainstream media would have us believe that governments around the world somehow question the factuality of the 1915...

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...

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...

Calamos: Global Economic Review & Outlook

John P. Calamos Senior* and Gary Black** share their thoughts on global economic trends. The global economy can maintain its slow recovery trajectory, supported by accommodative...

9/11 and the (Greek) American Identity Crisis

By George Schira* - New York City marked the ninth anniversary of September 11, 2001 this year, a year shy of a decade, at...

Crisis May Push Cyprus Toward Turkey

Beginning what could prove to be a long financial crisis, Cyprus may yet have to hope it finds lucrative gas reserves off its coast,...

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