Hold Your Horses, Amb. Theros

- January 12, 2014

Ambassador Theros went a bit overboard in his praise of Secretary Kerry in his column, “If You Weren’t Thrilled with 2013, Just Wait until 2014” […]

Arms Scandal Left Greek Defenseless

- January 12, 2014

Corruption is not a victimless crime, and it’s costly. When politicians or civil servants steal from the state, the cost is passed on to taxpayers […]

The Reasons Why Greece is So Corrupt

- January 4, 2014

This isn’t opinion, it’s fact: Transparency International ranks Greece the most corrupt country in the European Union, which is saying something when you consider Italy […]

Greek Christmas: No Ho Ho Ho

- December 20, 2013

For a lot of Greek children, there’s not a lot to be happy about this year as they faced yet another Austerity Christmas, a time […]

Stournaras Wants Greeks To Pay More

- December 13, 2013

See, this is what happens when a think tank technocrat comes into government. With politicians, you get career pragmatists interested in enriching themselves and their […]

The Greek Night Chill Kills

- December 9, 2013

It’s getting cold in Greece as winter approaches, not the bone-freezing deep frost of a January night wind that blows in off Boston Harbor, but […]

Diaspora Bondholders Wait for Justice

- December 1, 2013

Among the long trail of broken promises and hearts that Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras has already left for his legacy is that to hold […]

Letter From Athens: Greek Scorecard

- November 25, 2013

Once upon an ancient time there was a great country called Hellas, which became Greece, and which stunned the world with the wonders of its […]

Letter from Athens: Golden Done!

- November 19, 2013

Golden Dawn Drooler (you really can’t call him a spokesman since he can’t put a complete sentence together without wiping the spit off his bib) […]