A recap of some of the best Macedonian memes this month. If you have a meme you would like featured, send it to us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
American Article from 1922 Lists Macedonians as a Separate Ethnicity from Greeks, Bulgarians, and Serbians
October 10, 1922 The Lake County Times Hammond, Indiana USA In this article from 1922, Macedonians are listed as a separate and distinct ethnicity from Greeks, Bulgarians, and Servians (Serbians).
American Newspaper Article from 1911 Listing Macedonian as a Separate Language From Greek and Bulgarian
March 02, 1911 Lake County Times Hammond, Indiana, USA Macedonian is listed as a separate language from Bulgarian and Greek in this article from 1911 about a local court case.
Bukovo Peppers, Ajvar, Tavche Gravche, and so much more. This What’s Cookin’ documentary captures the beauty of Macedonian family life and food traditions.
Director: Jill Daniels Released: 2000 In 1948 during the Greek civil war, 28 thousand children, Greek and Macedonian, were taken from their villages by the communist-led Democratic Army and raised in orphanages in Eastern Europe. The Greeks never allowed the Macedonian children back. In this moving film, 50 years later the ‘children’ mark the anniversary […]
Editor’s Note: This post was originally published before the Prespa Agreement was signed on June 17, 2018. This Sunday, Zoran Zaev, Prime Minister of Macedonia, and Alexis Tsipras, Prime Minister of Greece, are scheduled to meet to sign an agreement between Macedonia and Greece. If implemented, this agreement will not only change the name of […]
Macedonia’s 2018 representative for the Eurovision Song Contest is the pop-rock band Eye Cue with the song Lost and Found. The band was formed in 2007 and consists of members Marija Ivanovska (vocals), Ivo Mitkovski (drums), and Bojan Trajkovski (vocals/guitar). The song was written by band member Bojan Trajkovski and produced by the highly acclaimed Macedonian […]
What is the proper Easter greeting in Macedonian? The proper way to greet someone in Macedonian on Easter is by saying Христос Воскресе! (Hristos Voskrese!), which translates to “Christ is Risen!” The other person then responds back with Навистина Воскресе! (Navistina Voskrese!) or Вистина Воскресе! (Vistina Voskrese!), which translate to “Indeed, He is Risen!” What […]
Skopsko’s newest commercial was just released today and it is truly magical. In just one minute it captures and showcases some of the best parts of Macedonia, of being Macedonian, and the many special moments that make our lives so wonderful – our families, life-long friends, old loves, new loves, celebrations, laughter, music, food, and (of course) a СКОПСКО!
Could 2017 be the year that Macedonia finally wins the Eurovision Song Contest? Macedonia’s entry Dance Alone, sung by the talented Jana Burčeska, has fast become a fan favorite with close to 700,000 views on YouTube after only 4 days of its debut. The 2017 Eurovision Song Contest will be held May 9-13 in the Ukrainian capital Kiev, with Macedonia performing at the […]