When Greek Immigrants Were Welcomed

Greek immigrants have faced many hardships in America. From the attacks by the Klu Klux Klan, to the massacres by private militia during mining strikes to mob attacks in Nebraska,  the Greek American has faced racism, hatred and violence.

Greek Immigration – Reception, Racism and The Path To Whiteness (9-3-2017)

But it has not always been so. Here is a random collection of articles written during the brief periods when America welcomed refugees and immigrants, when we aspired to be true to our ideals and beliefs.  May we once day embrace them …and our fellow immigrants…..again.

Arranged in chronological order

Star Tribune, Sun Aug 20, 1916
The Minneapolis Star Jun 22, 1925


The Winona Daily News Tue Aug 7, 1951