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Don’t be Indifferent
Having marked yet another “dark anniversary” of Turkey’s invasion of Cyprus, we begin the...
- Posted July 30, 2023
Don’t be the Farmer
A Farmer walked through his field one cold winter morning. On the ground lay...
- Posted April 14, 2023
Reimagining Relations with the Diaspora
The upcoming elections in Greece will for the first time allow the country’s diaspora...
- Posted March 21, 2023
The Lessons and Spirit of “OXI” are Needed more than ever Today
Last December The Atlantic featured a cover story entitled “The Bad Guys Are Winning”. ...
- Posted October 30, 2022
The Sky is Not Falling
At the recent national conference of a major Greek organization, a guest speaker expressed...
- Posted July 12, 2022
The Next Phase
For the last two years, both the Mitsotakis government and the Biden Administration have...
- Posted April 25, 2022
Democracy’s Fueling Station
On December 29, 1940, President Franklin Delano Roosevelt appealed to Americans listening on radio:...
- Posted March 22, 2022
Coal for Christmas
This past April, the United States Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) released its...
- Posted December 24, 2021
AMERICA’S RETRENCHMENT AND GREECE’S OPPORTUNITY
The end of the era of “forever wars” has launched a new era in...
- Posted October 28, 2021
TURKEY’S DISINGENUOUS CHARM OFFENSIVE
The Republic of Turkey’s new Ambassador to the United States, Hasan Murat Mercan, is...
- Posted July 3, 2021
THE HARD WORK STARTS NOW
“The American people honor all those Armenians who perished in the genocide that began...
- Posted April 30, 2021
Greek Americans Must Lead The Charge Against Xenophobia
Since the outbreak of COVID, about 3,800 hate crimes have been perpetrated against Asian-Americans. ...
- Posted March 23, 2021
Fool Me Once…
Almost like clockwork, the Erdogan regime and its enablers in the United States switched...
- Posted December 24, 2020
Malarkey on Eastern Mediterranean Tensions
There is a saying attributed to Mark Twain that holds: “A lie can travel...
- Posted October 10, 2020
Five Questions Trump and Biden Should Have to Answer
As the 2020 Presidential election approaches, both campaigns have tried to establish outreach mechanisms...
- Posted July 12, 2020
What Thermopylae and Salamis Can Teach Us Today
When the Hellenic Republic established a special commission to celebrate the 2500th anniversaries of...
- Posted April 29, 2020
The Day After
The Coronavirus crisis has pushed discussion of several other topics to the background, and...
- Posted March 24, 2020
Turkey’s Libya Gamble
On November 27, 2019, Turkey closed out a year during which it moved significantly...
- Posted January 13, 2020
Running Out of Excuses
When asked about sanctioning Turkey over its S-400 missile purchase during the recent NATO...
- Posted December 12, 2019
What If Greece Did Not Say “OXI”?
Most of us are at least one generation removed from World War II, but...
- Posted October 26, 2019
Turkey’s False Promises on Halki
During a recent press conference on international religious freedom, US Secretary of State Mike...
- Posted July 12, 2019
A Paradigm Shift
In its review of John Julius Norwich’s “The Middles Sea: A History of the...
- Posted April 25, 2019
A Legacy that can only be Captured by Poetry
In January, Hellenism lost a true giant when Nikos Mouyiaris passed away. Multiple tributes,...
- Posted March 13, 2019
Turkey cannot get both the S-400s AND the F-35s!
The week after the U.S.-Greece Strategic Dialogue kicked off, Turkey violated Greek airspace hundreds...
- Posted January 2, 2019
γνῶθι σεαυτόν: A Debate Over the Future of Hellenism is Long Overdue
As the news about Amazon picking Long Island City as one of its two...
- Posted December 2, 2018