Managing Time Wisely

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 21, 2018

As the saying goes, we all live on “borrowed time.” Therefore perhaps the most precious thing in life is time, once it passes, it never […]

America’s Mistake on FYROM

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 19, 2018

U.S. Ambassador to Greece Geoffrey Pyatt sat in the honorary front-row-center seat of the crowded hall at the Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) on September 15, […]

Hellenes Abroad in Greece’s Progress

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 17, 2018

The moment arises when a politician leaps forward, leaving behind his opponents, whoever they may be. With his body language as well as his words, […]

Signs of Authoritarianism in Greece

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 16, 2018

We are steadily moving toward a controlled democracy, which I call de-democratization. This phenomenon has spread; it has reached all the way to…Sweden. Truth and […]

Mr. Kotzias, Silence is Not Always Golden

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 14, 2018

On September 9, George Papadopoulos gave an interview to George Stephanopoulos, host of the ABC Sunday morning political show This Week. Being that both are […]

Trump and Dimon: Kids in the Sandbox

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 14, 2018

Jamie Dimon is a Greek American, though he doesn’t … advertise it. He is also the Chairman and CEO of JPMorgan Chase, the largest bank […]

9/11 and St. Nicholas, 17 Years Later

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 11, 2018

Many years ago, but really just 17 years ago today, in the shadow of the two giant buildings of the World Trade Center, in Lower […]

The One Good Thing Tsipras Did

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 11, 2018

Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras’ speech at the Thessaloniki International Fair (TIF) did not contain anything remarkable. Nor did he convince anyone with his unfounded  optimistic description of […]

Wily Wilbur Ross Visit to Greece

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 9, 2018

The Tsipras Administration’s unexpected love affair with the United States is in full throttle. On the one hand, it makes one happy, but on the […]

Trump’s Resistance from Within

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 7, 2018

On September 6, the New York Times published an op-ed piece titled “The Quiet Resistance inside the Trump Administration,” written anonymously by an author whom […]