End This Archbishop Drama

By Antonis H. Diamataris - October 9, 2018

If the leaked information is true, the Holy Synod of the Ecumenical Patriarchate will convene October 9-11 in Constantinople to decide the replacement of Demetrios […]

Bringing Community Education to the 21st Century

By Antonis H. Diamataris - September 27, 2018

The battle for education in the community is not lost, as reflected in our tagline for the latest edition of our Periodiko, the weekly insert […]

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 […]