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Toronto’s Anti-Greek Riots of 1918 Changed the Face of the City Forever

The living memories of Toronto's 1918 anti-Greek riots may have faded, but the city's Greeks still remember the disturbing events of that day.

Chairman George: The Greek-Canadian who Became a Singing Superstar in China

A PhD-trained statistician for the federal agency Statistics Canada is an unlikely candidate for becoming a singing sensation anywhere—much less in China. But this is the surprising path the life of Canadian-born George Sapounidis took after 1999, when he...

The Greek Inventor of Hawaiian Pizza: Sam Panopoulos

Very few people know that the man who took the brave decision back in the 1960's to add pineapple to a pizza was a Greek immigrant to Canada.

Greece, EU Send Weapons to Ukraine in Historic Shift on Military Aid

The European Union plans to take the unprecedented step of funding weapons purchases for Ukraine, EU officials declared on Sunday, as the bloc announced a raft of new sanctions in response to Russia’s invasion. The EU plan will not only...

The Freedom Convoy Fizzles Out: What Has it Achieved?

The so-called Freedom Convoy that paralyzed Ottawa, Canada for three weeks is fizzling out as police continue on Sunday to push protesters out of the city center. Around 170 people were arrested over the last couple of days, as police...

Ottawa Police Begin Arresting Protestors

Ottawa police began arresting Freedom Convoy protestors on Thursday, after threatening to do so earlier this week. Authorities first arrested Tamara Lich and Chris Barber. Lich, who leads the Freedom Convoy, was said to be detained for "aiding and abetting...

Ottawa Police Threaten to Arrest “Anyone Blocking Streets”

Police in Ottawa threatened protestors with arrest on Wednesday if they continued to block off the downtown area of the city. "You must leave the area now. Anyone blocking streets, or assisting others in the blocking of streets, are committing...

Justin Trudeau Invokes Emergencies Act Over Protests

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau invoked the Emergencies Act in an attempt to end the Freedom Convoy protests in Canada's capital. The Emergencies Act, which is almost never used by the Canadian government, gives Trudeau the ability to cut the...

Trucker Protests: Ontario Declares State of Emergency

Ontario declared a state of emergency on Friday as the Freedom Convoy, or "Trucker Protest," continues its protest against Canada's vaccine mandates. Premier Doug Ford told the press that he "will convene Cabinet to use legal authorities to urgently enact...

Canadian Truckers Block Major International Bridge in Detroit

Just as they had promised, Canadian truckers protesting vaccine mandates are now blocking the largest international bridge between their country and the United States in their continued effort to force Canadian Premier Justin Trudeau to back down. The bridge, between...