Category Archives: Geography

Greeks Finally have a Nation State…

… after several millennia. On February 3, 1830, the three Great Powers (The United Kingdom, The Kingdom of France and the Russian Empire) established Greece as an independent, sovereign state with the adoption of “The London Protocol.” (Note: Unless otherwise … Continue reading

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Where have the New Citizens to the USA Come From?

Did you notice that I didn’t use the word “immigrants”? The times are such that this word has taken on a negative connotation for a large number of Americans and Europeans. The USA remains a remarkable country in that it … Continue reading

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