Estonians in the USA

The Lakewood Estonian House celebrates platinum anniversary

The Lakewood Estonian House in New Jersey, United States, is turning 70, which can only mean one thing – time to throw a party. A lot happens in a span of 70 years. Halley’s Comet nearly completes its seven-billion-mile elliptical cruise around the solar system. In the east, the Sun rises over …

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JBANC: the ironclad leadership of the US in NATO is critically important

The Joint Baltic American National Committee, Inc. (JBANC) is very concerned with recent misguided statements related to the United States’ commitment to upholding NATO treaty agreements. As a nonpartisan organisation, JBANC believes in and advocates for robust transatlantic relations between the United States and the Baltic countries of Estonia, Latvia …

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Two Estonian artists showcase their work in New York

Two Estonian artists, Diina Tamm and Valev Laube, will be presenting their work at a performance art show “Reflection Spectrum” in New York City. An interactive performance art project will be taking place at Anita’s Way, a permanent public plaza that accommodates artists and audiences in the centre of New …

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Fifty-five years of advocating on Baltic issues in the US celebrated

The Joint Baltic American National Committee looks back at 55 years of advocating on Baltic issues in the United States. The Joint Baltic American National Committee, Inc, came together 55 years ago on 27 April 1961, documented by the decision and signatures of the heads of the leading national Baltic …

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Donald Trump becomes an Estonian e-resident

The controversial American presidential candidate, Donald Trump, has applied and been granted Estonian e-residency, Estonian World can exclusively reveal.* Trump’s interest about the e-residency was sparked after a successful covert operation by the Estonian secret service ESSAD, its agent, who asked anonymity, disclosed to Estonian World. Despite the property mogul’s …

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San Antonio, TX, has its own “Estonian” neighbourhood

The city of San Antonio in southern Texas has a neighbourhood called “Estonia” with street names like Tallinn Trace, Viljandi Moon and Kardla Forest. San Antonio is the seventh most populated city in the United States and second most populated in the state of Texas. South from the state capital, …

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Estonian-developed web app helps Americans find their ideal candidate for president

An electoral compass that was partly developed by the University of Tartu (UT) scientist helps Americans find their ideal candidate for president in the 2016 election. The compass, called Societly.com, has been launched in the US for the presidential election that will take place on 8 November 2016. One of …

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Estonian president releases a compilation of his favourite songs

The Estonian president, Toomas Hendrik Ilves, is to release a compilation of his favourite songs, called “Teenage Wasteland – Favourites 1963-1978”, on 4 December. According to Ilves, the songs in the compilation have all shaped his later taste in music, from the new wave to punk and grunge down to …

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