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EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): Helleniscope, and all music lovers, are mourning today the death of Vangelis Odysseus Papathanasiou, a pioneering, prolific composer and an "ecumenical" Hellene... His middle name alone and his title as the "Official Composer of NASA"...
PHOTO: The full moon rises behind the ancient temple of Zeus in Nemea Greece, on Aug. 3, 2020 Egyptian archeologists have unearthed the ruins of a Roman temple dedicated to Zeus in the Sinai Peninsula, continuing excavation work that first...
ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΜΕΤΑΦΡΑΣΗ ΑΚΟΛΟΥΘΕΙ By Nick Stamatakis Last Sunday, May 1, 2022, after the Boston Parade, an important event took place, probably more important than the parade itself. Under the auspices and at the expense of the Pontian Society Panagia Soumela Boston...
By Nick Stamatakis I could offer this same "free" lesson to many "officials" in the State Department and to the puppet of the globalists Mitsotakis - they would find it extremely useful these days.  But let's concentrate on our community...
Ioannis Kapodistras: Foreign Minister of Russia, First Governor of Greece, founder of the modern Swiss constitution on direct democracy and neutrality.  Given the originality of Kapodistrias' "Swiss neutrality idea", if he was alive today Ukraine would be a neutral...
By Nick Stamatakis I got to know Pink Martini about ten years ago and, being the true lover of "oldies" that I happen to be, I immediately fell in love with the wide variety of their song selection and the...
ΕΛΛΗΝΙΚΗ ΜΕΤΑΦΡΑΣΗ ΑΚΟΛΟΥΘΕΙ ΣΤΟ ΤΕΛΟΣ ΤΗΣ ΑΝΑΡΤΗΣΗΣ The Greek Revolution and the establishment of the modern Greek state are inextricably tied with the presence of the Greeks in the Black Sea and especially the shores around Crimea and with Russia....
EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis):  This is an amazing article - a must-read for all among us who are interested in Classical Greece and for everyone in arts, sciences, and even in the military... The unbelievable "mastery of mathematical proportion,...
It took centuries for ancient Athenians and Spartans to see themselves as ‘Greeks.’ After Alexander, ‘Greekness’ spread rapidly and widely. By A.E. Stallings - wsj.com Probably the most famous living Greek is Giannis Antetokounmpo, better known as the “Greek Freak.” Not only...
EDITOR'S NOTE (Nick Stamatakis): There is no better medicine in the midst of this wintry misery we all have to suffer than music - and yours truly is a major proponent of "Music therapy"... So we picked a few...