Advocacy

ABA Sends Letter to Congressman Tom Lantos Supporting the Republic of Macedonia

The United Macedonian Diaspora would like to extend its sincere thanks to the American Bosnian Association for its recent letter to Congress supporting the constitutional name of the Republic of Macedonia. Though motivated, our organization can only succeed in its goals through solidarity with unbiased third parties, capable of distinguishing the gross injustices carried out in the name of national chauvinism. …

RIP Andrej Zdravkovski

It is with deep regret and heartfelt sorrow to the family and friends of 4-year-old Andrej Zdravkovski that we announce his passing away on March 4, 2007. May God Rest His Soul. Although the members of the United Macedonian Diaspora did not have the chance to meet young Andrej in person, he touched our lives, showing us that giant-sized courage…

UMDiaspora Reacts to Errors Posted by Lonely Planet

UMDiaspora reacts and tries to educate www.lonelyplanet.com, a leading travel guide website, regarding posted historical errors about Macedonian history. Below is a letter that one of our members sent to the editorial staff of www.lonelyplanet.com Dear Sir/Madam, I’m writing about your ‘history’ background of Macedonia. In general, it is an excellent summary of the country’s history from the ancient past…

Macedonian Center of New York and UMDiaspora to Hold Literary Evening

The Macedonian Center of New York in collaboration with United Macedonian Diaspora is holding a literary evening featuring a presentation on Recent Works that Promote Macedonian History and Culture in the United States. The Macedonian Center of New York in collaboration with United Macedonian Diaspora cordially invites you to a literary evening featuring a presentation on Recent Works that Promote…

Macedonian Embassy and UMDiaspora to Hold Literary Evening

The Embassy of Macedonia in Washington, D.C. in collaboration with United Macedonian Diaspora is holding a literary evening featuring a presentation on Recent Works that Promote Macedonian History and Culture in the United States. The Embassy of the Republic of Macedonia in collaboration with United Macedonian Diaspora cordially invites you to a literary evening featuring a presentation on Recent Works…

International Children’s Day

WASHINGTON, D.C. – On the juncture of International Children’s Day, the United Macedonian Diaspora emphasizes its recognition of the devastating economic situation befallen upon many nations in the Balkans and Eastern Europe. This debilitated climate has led to a social abyss, which neglects the support and well being of the least powerful of society; specifically, our children. Needless to say,…