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News Greece » History: Providing mental health care lets refugees in Greece ‘feel seen again’

News channel or source: https://thinkprogress.org/greece-refugees-mental-health-crisis-a04bde167f8c/
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

ATHENS, GREECE — This storied European capital city is a version of hell for asylum seekers dealing with trauma and mental illness. In some neighborhoods, such as the Exarcheia, an anarchist stronghold with a long history of counterculture, men from Iraq ...

News Greece » History: A 'secret war' between Turkey and Greece just turned deadly after a long history of dogfights over the Aegean Sea

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/greece-turkey-secret-war-dogfights-aegean-sea-2018-4
Publication date: Saturday 14 April 2018

A Greek fighter jet crashed and the pilot was killed after intercepting two Turkish F-16 fighters that had intruded into Greek airspace. While fatalities are unusual, Turkish jets have been violating Greek airspace for decades, and the incursions have ...

News Greece » History: Bloomsbury wins 11-way auction for ancient history of the West

News channel or source: https://www.thebookseller.com/news/bloomsbury-signs-ancient-history-west-after-11-way-auction-771216
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

and has been teaching Greek and Roman history from the archaic period to late antiquity at Oxford for 13 years. She said: “We are constantly told that the roots of Western Civilisation are in ancient Greece and Rome, but reducing the backstory of the ...

News Greece » History: Greece's Macedonian Slavic heritage was wiped out by linguistic oppression – here's how

News channel or source: https://uk.news.yahoo.com/greece-apos-macedonian-slavic-heritage-054509455.html
Publication date: hursday 19 April 2018

As is often the case in history, state borders did not coincide with linguistic ... Signs of discomfort towards Greece’s new multilingual reality showed very early on. In 1920, the Greek statistical authority ran the first census after the country ...

News Greece » History: Greece, Macedonia see progress at name change talks

News channel or source: https://www.chron.com/news/world/article/Greece-Macedonia-talks-focus-on-name-change-12827806.php
Publication date: Wednesday 11 April 2018

He said resolving the name dispute was not just a foreign policy matter but a serious issue relating to Greece’s history and “the very identity of Greeks”. As a member of both, Greece’s assent is needed for its neighbor to join NATO and the EU ...

News Greece » History: An Alternative History of Greek Pottery Makes Women the Equals of Men

News channel or source: https://hyperallergic.com/438421/mary-frances-dondelinger-alternative-history-greek-pottery/
Publication date: Wednesday 18 April 2018

Despite drastic departures from history in its depictions of women ... The scenes painted by Dondelinger would certainly be shocking to the men of ancient Greece. As for the contemporary viewer? “It’s harder than ever to figure out what is ‘fake ...

News Greece » History: 'History of Alcohol' stumbles through time, from ancient Greece to a trashy night in the North Loop

News channel or source: http://www.citypages.com/arts/history-of-alcohol-stumbles-through-time-from-ancient-greece-to-a-trashy-night-in-the-north-loop/478977883
Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

“The greatest drinking story ever told is your own,” says Josh Carson. Carson, who is the creative mind behind the annual yuletide A Very Die Hard Christmas, is putting that theory to the test with a new show opening this weekend at Brave New Workshop ...

News Greece » History: What I'm Working On: Social Media in Ancient Greece

News channel or source: https://today.duke.edu/2018/04/what-im-working-social-media-ancient-greece
Publication date: uesday 17 April 2018

But Johnson, who studies the culture and history of ancient Greece and Rome, is examining a very basic question about many of those aged books: How did the authors get anyone to read them? “We have all this stuff from antiquity,” he says.

News Greece » History: This BMW 507 Roadster Belonged To The Last King Of Greece

News channel or source: https://www.carscoops.com/2018/04/bmw-507-roadster-belonged-last-king-greece/
Publication date: onday 16 April 2018

BMW has only made a handful of what you could really call “sports cars” in its history. But surely the 507 could be counted ... the last ruling monarch of Greece and godfather to Prince William of England. Nearly 60 years since it was delivered to ...

News Greece » History: 10 Places You Need To Visit In Greece This Summer

News channel or source: https://www.forbes.com/sites/anthonygrant/2018/04/07/10-places-you-need-to-visit-in-greece-this-summer/
Publication date: Friday 06 April 2018

Greece’s seaside second city was established in 316 BCE and was named after a half-sister of Alexander the Great. There is a mountain of history in this soulful metropolis: Roman and Byzantine ruins, Christian heritage (Apostle Paul brought the first ...