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  • From The Editor
    A Place Called Home

    The book we feature in this issue is called HOME and is a collection...

    • Posted October 5, 2017
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  • From The Editor
    Greek tourism—stronger than ever

    Greek tourism is booming: the Greek National Tourism Organization (GNTO) said it expects a...

    • Posted July 11, 2017
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  • From The Editor
    Role Models

    Great men and women rarely live up to their billing in person, but who...

    • Posted April 22, 2017
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  • From The Editor
    We Are All Refugees

    The documentary 4.1 Miles featured in this issue gives just a glimpse into what...

    • Posted March 17, 2017
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  • From The Editor
    A listing of gratitude

    Should we stop talking politics and instead talk about what we’re grateful for as...

    • Posted December 30, 2016
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  • From The Editor
    So here we are

    We are coming (hopefully—but you never know) to the end of this fraught election...

    • Posted October 27, 2016
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  • From The Editor
    Greek-American success stories

    I was speaking to mega-industrialist John Rangos for this issue and I told him...

    • Posted September 13, 2016
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  • From The Editor
    Here and There

    When I was a kid living on Chios I remember going to the harbor...

    • Posted June 26, 2016
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    Doing business in Greece and getting the business

    It’s startling to hear from an oil expert in this issue that Greece has...

    • Posted April 30, 2016
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  • From The Editor
    The Orange Chimera

    Of course we have to talk about what’s happening to America in this current...

    • Posted March 24, 2016
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  • From The Editor
    Moving On

    I’ve lived in Brooklyn, New York the majority of my life. I was born...

    • Posted January 10, 2016
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  • From The Editor
    Don’t send us your huddled masses yearning to be free?

    In the paranoia since the Paris attacks the knee-jerk reaction of the many unfortunate...

    • Posted December 5, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    So It’s Been Ten Years

    Ten years ago Dimitri Rhompotis, Kyprianos Bazenikas and I met in Greenpoint, Brooklyn at...

    • Posted October 26, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    BACK IN THE DAY

    A friend of mine came to the United States from Greece back in the...

    • Posted September 25, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    Public service

    In one of his books the great Harry Mark Petrakis described the guile of...

    • Posted June 28, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    Of fascinating lives

    I’ve been reading two fascinating books lately: one a stirring account of an epic...

    • Posted May 18, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    Altar boys forever

    I visited my old church in Brooklyn recently, where I once served as an...

    • Posted April 11, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    The Winter of Our Discontent

    Is this truly the winter of our discontent? Formal history seems to function in...

    • Posted February 18, 2015
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  • From The Editor
    Christmas past, present, and future

    Christmas is a time to celebrate the birth of Christ and new hope in...

    • Posted December 24, 2014
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  • From The Editor
    Going home to Kourounia

    As I get older and the world seems increasingly to implode (climate change, ISIS,...

    • Posted November 14, 2014
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  • From The Editor
    Great Expectations

    What makes, very often, the best and the brightest go into politics? A desire...

    • Posted October 19, 2014
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  • From The Editor
    Teach our children well

    When I was growing up Greek in America (and Canada) my father was the...

    • Posted September 13, 2014
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  • From The Editor
    Greece or bust

    My neighbor is Irish and his wife is German and they both lived in...

    • Posted June 7, 2014
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  • From The Editor - Dimitri C. Michalakis
    The quality of mercy

    Princess Katherine of Serbia is a monarch in a radically-changed and ever-changing world but...

    • Posted April 16, 2014
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  • From The Editor - Dimitri C. Michalakis
    The Greek-American fabric

    The Federation of Hellenic Societies of Greater New York has a wonderful overview of...

    • Posted February 16, 2014
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