Monday, 15 April , 2024

Ancient Greece

The Palestinian flag at Acropolis

Palestinian flag unfurles at the historical Acropolis Temple and the Monument to the Unknown Soldier in Athens Feb 5, 2024 In the capital Athens, a group...

Post-Imperial rigor mortis and cultural hooliganism: The British Connexion

By Dr. William Mallinson In the darkest and dustiest corners of the human mind lurk such unfortunate traits as greed, active racism, cowardice, and even...

Parthenon Marbles: UK’s PM Sunak cancels meeting with Greek counterpart Mitsotakis

Nov 27, 2023 In a surprised and totally undiplomatic move, British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak cancelled a meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis scheduled...

OPEN LETTER: Concerning the dire situation at the Acropolis, Athens World...

Berlin, 12 May 2023 Honourable Director-General of UNESCO Your Highness President of the World Heritage Committee Honourable Members of the World Heritage Committee Dear Director of the World...

The Promethean Antikythera Computer of Greek Civilization

by Evaggelos Vallianatos Apr. 25, 2023 Overview Suppose you could travel back in time to the third century BCE, and visit Alexandria, the capital city of the...

British cultural piracy

UK PM Sunak rules out law change for return of Parthenon marbles March 13, 2023 British Prime Minister Rishi Sunak ruled out changing a law which...

Archaeologists shut down 5 biggest museums in Greece protesting the status...

Feb 13, 2023 Five of largest public museums in Greece are closed on Monday, February 13, due to the 24-hour strike by the Association of...

Modern Totalitarianism attacks Greek Classical Civilization

UK Universities Place “Trigger Warnings” on Greek Tragedies and Literature By Alexander Gale January 27, 2023 Universities in the United Kingdom have reportedly placed “trigger warnings” on...

Stephen Fry calls for return of Parthenon marbles to Athens

By Nadia Khomami Thu 5 Jan 2023 The removal of the Parthenon sculptures from Athens was akin to removing the Eiffel Tower from Paris or Stonehenge...

Secret deal for timely limited return of Parthenon Sculptures raises furore

January 5, 2023 A plethora of publications in major international media, mainly British, but also in Bloomberg, have reported of an imminent agreement between the...