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When Esperanto was the official language taught in Greek schools

“Doctor Anacreon was a gifted man,” my late grandmother used to reminisce. “He spoke in tongues. Some people said that he had been blessed by the Holy Spirit, others that …

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Your Say: Farewell to Archbishop Stylianos

Our readers responded to our articles about Archbishop Stylianos. Here’s what they said: Elle Tee May Archbishop Stylianos Rest in Peace. Regardless of what many people thought of him, he …

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Massacres, freedom and the Shrine of Remembrance

At Neos Kosmos, we are still receiving letters and opinion pieces from readers concerning the protest action taken at the Greek Independence Day parade in Melbourne on Sunday, 25 March. …

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Open letter to those who insulted the Sacredness of the Shrine of Remembrance: ‘How dare you?’

At Neos Kosmos, we are still receiving letters and opinion pieces from readers concerning the protest action taken at the Greek Independence Day parade in Melbourne on Sunday, 25 March. …

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Greek Independence Day Parade is no place for fascists or neo-Nazis

The fascist, neo-Nazi behaviour by a small group of Greek Australians at Greece’s National Day celebrations in Melbourne should be denounced and condemned as a cowardly attack on democracy and …

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Pontian parade and March mayhem rolled into one

Like the revolutionaries of Greek independence, Pontians survived persecution under the Turkish yoke, managed to show bravery and gave future generations lessons on the value of Freedom. For this reason …

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YOUR SAY: Responses to PAMV President Andrew Ballis’ Letter to the Editor opposed to violence

PanMacedonian Association of Victoria (PAMV) President Andrew Ballis’ Letter to the Editor condemning violence by protesters at a rally he organised received a great deal of condemnation by readers. They …

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OPINION: PAMV condemns ‘violence’ at Greek Independence Day events

Last night the Panmacedonian Association Melbourne Victoria (PAMV) participated in a protest outside the Malvern Town Hall against the visit by Greek politicians (Greek Foreign Affairs Minister Terens) Quick and …

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March Mayhem: How our behaviour at the Greek Independence Day Parade defines our identity

This year’s Greek Independence Day march to the Shrine of Remembrance was dedicated to the victims of the Genocide of the Greeks of the Ottoman Empire. Most of the people …

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Prime Minister Scott Morrison’s 25 March statement for Greek Australians

I am pleased to send my best wishes to everyone celebrating Greek Independence Day, a significant occasion commemorating the historic events of 1821 and the patriotism and pride that unites …