WHAT THEY DIDN’T TELL YOU AT THE EU-TURKEY SUMMIT

Many Turks are fond of begrudging Europe for its double standards and lack of respect for their country. Not anymore, if you ask PM Ahmet...

2015 OXI DAY FOUNDATION GALA KEYNOTE SPEECH – GEORGE LOGOTHETIS

. . “We have a debt to those who came before us and a duty to those who come after us.” A must watch. George Logothetis’s...

Monty Stearns: A friend in times of trouble

Monteagle “Monty” Stearns, who died last week at the age of 91, was a very important diplomat and a friend of Greece. Although he...

ANATOMY OF OUR TELEOPTIC LOGOMACHIES OTHERWISE KNOWN AS DEBATES

I have now reached the United States where, while waiting patiently my turn to go through a long line of immigration, I could watch...

12 great Greek minds in foreign Universities

Greeks often pride themselves in producing scientists and brilliant minds that distinguish themselves in academia abroad at the highest levels. This is not far...

STRUCTURAL DEFICITS OF THE PRIME-MINISTER

The recent appearance of Prime Minister Tsipras in a series of functions in the USA, revealed some of his basic deficits. First, he played...

Greek American miners in shadow of Ludlow Massacre of the sacrifice of Louis Tikas

May 1st – International Workers’ Day – Remebering the sucrefices of the Greek miners in the USA In the late 1800s and early 1900s, coal...

A FRESH PAGE FOR NEW DEMOCRACY – A FRESH PAGE FOR GREECE

With a clear head start of 5%, against his contestant Vagelis Meimarakis, Kyriakos Mitsotakis won the leadership vote for New Democracy. This victory sends...

THE PSYCOPATHY OF THE GREEK LEFT

The Greek psyche is notable for some persistent, clashing and often self-cancelling features. We are lone achievers, bad teamers, prone to flight from reality,...

FEDERAL RESERVE ENDS HAMLET-LIKE INDECISION OVER INTEREST RATES

Ιt has been a long time coming – more than nine years in fact. The last time the Federal Reserve raised interest rates, Tony...