Letter to Editor

Letter to the Editor: On Greece’s Inevitable Turn to the Right

July 27, 2023

To the Editor:

The shift of Greek society to the right was expected after the debacle of SYRIZA. “With an article and a law,” Mr. Tsipras wanted to change everything. But in the end he didn’t succeed. From broken promises to outright lawlessness, the people couldn’t take it anymore. They were looking for alternatives. The other major issue is illegal immigration. Small Greece and open borders do not coincide – it is a recipe for disaster in my opinion. The country lacks the necessary infrastructure and resources to help a large number of people. After all, we are not Germany or the United States of America.

Thank you,
Nikos Gatsoulis
New York, NY


To the Editor: Greeks are well aware that U.

Top Stories


A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.


1 of 2 Abducted Louisiana Children is Found Dead in Mississippi after Their Mother is Killed

JACKSON, Miss. (AP) — A Louisiana woman was found dead in her home Thursday, and her two young daughters were abducted and found hours later in Mississippi — one dead and the other alive, police said.

Joseph Kenworthy was a British member of parliament who disliked and distrusted prime minister David Lloyd George’s Near East foreign policy and support of the Greeks.

GORMAN, Calif.  — Authorities evacuated at least 1,200 people Saturday as a wildfire in Los Angeles County spread over thousands of acres near a major highway and threatened nearby structures, officials said.

DORTMUND, Germany — By conceding a goal after just 23 seconds, Italy made the worst possible start to its European Championship title defense.

BARI, Italy — The Group of Seven leading industrialized nations turned their attention to migration, artificial intelligence, economic security and the Indo-Pacific region on Friday, the second and final day of their summit in Italy.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. [email protected]

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.