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Millennials Overwhelmingly Favor 'No' Vote in Greek Referendum

The GroundTruth Project | Posted 07.04.2015 | World
The GroundTruth Project

With the clock ticking until Greece's critical Sunday referendum, 28-year-old Barbara Georganta found herself in Syntagma Square on Friday afternoon, shouting at a man telling passers-by to vote in favor of creditors' demands.

Cana: Ballyhoo for a Miracle in Israel

Bob Schulman | Posted 07.04.2015 | Travel
Bob Schulman

This town in northern Israel has everything but circus barkers touting its main product. Storefronts are alive with oversize signs all telling the same story: This is the spot where Jesus Christ performed the first of some three dozen miracles.

What Greek 'Austerity'?

Steve H. Hanke | Posted 07.02.2015 | Business
Steve H. Hanke

It's hard to find anything written or spoken about Greece that doesn't contain a great deal of hand wringing about the alleged austerity -- brutal fis...

My Best Friend, Anxiety

Penny Phillips | Posted 06.24.2015 | Women
Penny Phillips

When I was 7 years old, I had a panic attack at a restaurant while on vacation with my family in Greece. We were in the middle of dinner when suddenly inexplicable feelings of dread and fear began to consume me.

Girls, Shoot for the Stars But....

Penny Phillips | Posted 06.15.2015 | Women
Penny Phillips

As women, we often feel the need to live up to that person, that capital "W" Woman who has been defined for us by our culture, religion and families. We worry that if we deviate from that we will be labeled too rebellious, too independent, too wild -- weird, even.

Lights Go On: Part XXXXII -- The Power of Her Name

Thomas Bähler | Posted 05.26.2015 | GPS for the Soul
Thomas Bähler

Once again I am creating by the sea. I believe that most of you are aware of the gravity of Greece upon my life. It's beginning is beyond comprehens...

It's All Greek to Me

Rick Steves | Posted 06.22.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

Greece is a feast for the senses. While the country's sunshine, amazing food, friendly people and love of life leave a lasting impression on me, there are also the little, unexpected scenes I come across that tickle my imagination.

A Scenic Breakfast in Nafplio, Greece

Rick Steves | Posted 06.13.2015 | Travel
Rick Steves

Because Eastern Orthodox Christians use a different calendar than western Christians, Orthodox Easter was a week later this year. While some countries do Christmas with more gusto, it's clear Greece (along with Spain) pulls out all the stops for Easter.

3 Magical Greek Islands That Tourists Don't Know About

Conde Nast Traveler | Posted 06.02.2015 | Travel
Conde Nast Traveler

I find myself immediately in the island's lull, falling into its idle routine. Its alchemy is restorative, cathartic, elemental--swimming every day in the sea, driving through the amber pastures of arid farmlands, eating the same simple Greek dishes you find at every little taverna.

LOOK: Actors Amber Stevens And Andrew J. West's Cozy Winter Wedding

BRIDES | Posted 04.28.2015 | Weddings
BRIDES

Amber Stevens first met Andrew J. West on the set of ABC's Greek in 2008, where they played an onscreen couple.

Love is Greek to Me

Jon Vaughn | Posted 04.15.2015 | Style
Jon Vaughn

Love has been a challenge. Searching for it, finding it, maintaining it, and enjoying it; all of it. Being a single dad, love with my daughters is eas...

Is There a Future for Greek Life?

Dr. Brian C. Mitchell | Posted 04.18.2015 | College
Dr. Brian C. Mitchell

As American colleges and universities seek to refine, and in many cases rebrand, their student life experience, one of the questions that regularly ar...

Freedom or Death: The Perplexing Case of the Current Greek Debt Crisis

Pablo Freund | Posted 04.02.2015 | Politics
Pablo Freund

Scapegoating the EU for not pardoning or easing terms on debt, accusing minorities of tax fraud and ramping up government expenses are surely not part of the road to resolution.

HuffPost Exclusive: Greece Pre-Election Poll

HuffPost Greece / Focus Bari | Posted 01.26.2015 | World

These days, most polls are centered on the intent to vote and the popularity of political leaders. We at The Huffington Post Greece understand the peo...

Astoria Characters: The Rx Man

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.24.2015 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

When he hears it, he knows he's home. Home is City View Pharmacy, the business he founded nearly a decade ago in a building that's old enough to be his grandfather.

Do We Need Human Rights?

George Elerick | Posted 01.23.2015 | Religion
George Elerick

For many Maslow's hierarchy of needs is an important distinction in what makes up a human right. However, my claim in this post is that Maslow was a bit shortsighted in his sociological assessment.

Why Should You Know About C. P. Cavafy?

Eddie Parsons | Posted 01.23.2015 | Gay Voices
Eddie Parsons

Now, this may seem a bit extreme in support of a dead poet but maybe you are not familiar with Constantine P. Cavafy. The translations of his words are timeless.

Turning Ideas Into Action for the Mediterranean

Ambassador Gianna Angelopoulos | Posted 12.29.2014 | World
Ambassador Gianna Angelopoulos

I can think of no better place to bring CGI's legacy of leadership and action to Europe than Athens. I believe attendees will be able to see the Mediterranean region the way that I see it: A region with a rich history, and - if enough people take action - an even richer future.

The Odyssey (In My Own Words)

Emma Tattenbaum-Fine | Posted 08.25.2014 | Books
Emma Tattenbaum-Fine

Calypso: Odysseus, I'm so much hotter than your wife. Just stay on this island forever, and let's be immortal together. I can totally arrange it. ...

Michael Psilakis' Grilled Dorade

Ali Rosen | Posted 08.18.2014 | Taste
Ali Rosen

Michael Psilakis is a world-renowned chef whose restaurants have earned countless accolades.

Bardo Museum: A Tunisian Treasure

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 07.04.2014 | Travel
Magda Abu-Fadil

I couldn't get enough of the fabulous mosaics dating from ancient Greek times to well after the Christian era at Tunisia's renovated National Bardo Mu...

Greek-American Roots Run Deep

George Giokas | Posted 05.20.2014 | New York
George Giokas

It is why I call myself a Greek American, Greek first. It is why I have pictures of my immigrant parents always in view and it is why this particular month instills a tremendous sense of pride in me. I can't help it.

How to Make Healthy Greek Mac and Cheese

Erin Clarke | Posted 05.10.2014 | Taste
Erin Clarke

Staying true the Greek-salad inspiration, I kept this macaroni and cheese lean and mean with a secret ingredient.

A Commentary on Greece's Economic Outlook

Evangelos A. Calamitsis | Posted 04.23.2014 | Politics
Evangelos A. Calamitsis

Greece needs to put an end to fiscal austerity and abandon the current reform program supported by its euro area partners and the International Monetary Fund (IMF).

Making Olive Oil In The Peloponnese

Marisa Churchill | Posted 03.25.2014 | Taste
Marisa Churchill

In each bite I can taste the olive grove and its bright sun-kissed fruit.