Armenian Genocide

Sargsyan Honors US Leadership In Armenian Genocide Relief

President Serge Sargsyan this morning expressed gratitude for America’s humanitarian intervention on behalf of the victims of the Armenian Genocide …

Genocide

Representative Anna Eshoo: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Anna Eshoo is a Democratic congresswoman representing California’s 18th district, which include Silicon Valley and Palo Alto. Eshoo, 75, has been …

Middle East

Research Your Armenian Roots—What You Need to Know (Part VII)

George Aghjayan is the Director of the Armenian Historical Archives and the chair of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Central Committee of …

Genocide

The Hypocrisy of Israel’s Denial of the Armenian Genocide

Photo credit: Aleksey ChalabyanA top Israeli diplomat is raising eyebrows after a recent visit to the Armenian Genocide Memorial …

Israel

Actors and TV writers join author at book launch

Recently, actors who are also writers helped Peter Blauner launch his novel “Sunrise Highway” — about the hunt for a Long Island serial killer — at …

Hate Crimes

Before the Holocaust, Ottoman Jews supported the Armenian genocide’s ‘architect’

This past June, a scheduled Knesset vote to recognize the World War I killings of Armenians as genocide was canceled due to a lack of government …

Israel

The Borowitz Report Live with Adam Schiff - The New Yorker Festival 2018

<b>Adam Schiff</b> is a congressman representing California’s Twenty-eighth Congressional District. As the ranking member of the House Intelligence Committee, he is currently leading the investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election. Schiff’s work in Congress has also included introducing a …

Satire

Foundation Grant Remembers Wyckoff Resident

Northern NJ Community Foundation's Andrea Tilbian Halejian Memorial Fund awarded a grant to Bergen Community College for genocide education.<p>The …

New Jersey

'3 Indian Museums in Asia's Top 25 Travellers' Choice List'

Yodhasthal ranked number 13, while Hall of Fame was at 18 and Victoria Memorial Hall was at 22.<p><b>Mumbai:</b> Three Indian museums - Yodhasthal in Bhopal, …

Museums

The British Empire and the Armenian Genocide: Humanitarianism and Imperial Politics from Gladstone to Churchill. By Michelle Tusan

Michelle Tusan’s <i>The British Empire and the Armenian Genocide: Humanitarianism and Imperial Politics from Gladstone to Churchill</i> traces the role of …

World History

Another anti-Israeli article in the American pro-Armenian press

the American Armenian newspaper Asbarez published a hostile antisemitic and anti-Israeli article, called “What Would Happen If an Armenian Diplomat …

Israel

Despite an Encouraging Visit to Armenia, Chancellor Merkel Didn’t Say Genocide

Harut Sassounian is the publisher of The California Courier, a weekly newspaper based in Glendale, Calif. He is the president of the United Armenian …

Armenia

Remembering Jewish Allies As Israel Inches Closer To Official Recognition Of The Armenian Genocide

On May 23, the Israeli Knesset approved a motion on the recognition of the Armenian Genocide. The motion’s architect, Tamar Zandberg, chairwoman from …

U.S. Politics

Research Your Armenian Roots—What You Need to Know (Part VI)

George Aghjayan is the Director of the Armenian Historical Archives and the chair of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Central Committee of …

Genocide

Germany's Merkel: Atrocities against Armenians must not be forgotten

YEREVAN (Reuters) - German Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday addressed the massacre of as many as 1.5 million Armenians in 1915 after meeting with the country's prime minister, saying the atrocities committed against Armenians should not and would not be forgotten.<p>Merkel avoided using the term …

Angela Merkel

Merkel Visits Genocide Memorial In Armenia

German Chancellor Angela Merkel visited the Armenian Genocide memorial complex in Yerevan commemorating the 1.5 million Armenians killed in Ottoman …

Angela Merkel

Merkel Pledges Germany’s Support for Karabakh Peace, Hails EU-Armenia Relations

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and Prime Minister Nikol Pashinyan hold a joint press conference in Yerevan on FridayYEREVAN—German Chancellor Angela …

Europe

Sydney Uni lecturer investigated for defending 'Death to Israel' badge

Dr Anderson this month returned from his second trip to Pyongyang in just a year alongside Mr Tharappel. Before the trip, Mr Tharappel published an …

North Korea

The Armenian genocide was genocide

I was initially heartened to read the Aug. 12 obituary for Arsène Tchakarian, “Fought for French resistance in WWII,” which described a heroic historical story that few of us had heard. But then I reached the part that noted that Tchakarian was a survivor of the Armenian genocide. The obituary put …

Opinion

The Arrest of the Former Armenian President Kocharyan and the Khojaly Genocide

Azerbaijani children who survived the 1992 Khojaly Genocide committed by Armenian troops. Two weeks ago I was positively surprised to learn about the …

Human Rights

Lieu uses Turkey crisis to renew call on Trump to recognize Armenian genocide

Rep. Ted Lieu (D-Calif.) seized on President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump: I hope voters pay attention to Dem tactics amid Kavanaugh fight South Korea …

Donald Trump

Montrose-La Crescenta School Calendar 2018-19: Start Date, More

When's the first day of school in Montrose-La Crescenta? Plus, other must-know dates for students, parents and teachers.<p>MONTROSE-LA CRESCENTA, CA— …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

Fans Pounce on Alexis Ohanian After He Responds to Man Shaming Serena Williams for Dating Interracially

<b>Serena Williams</b>‘ husband <b>Alexis Ohanian</b> gave a history lesson to a Twitter user who likened him to a Klansmen.<p>“When you forget who you are, you too …

Women of Color

Alexis Ohanian Claps Back At A Troll Comparing His Swirly Serena Williams Loving To A KKK Meme

Jackson Lee/FilmMagicAlexis Ohanian Responds To Twitter Troll Criticizing His Serena Williams MarriagePeople are disgusting. Alexis Ohanian had to …

Serena Williams

Review: Daron Malakian and Scars on Broadway’s Pogo-Ready Hard-Rock LP ‘Dictator’

It’s been 13 years since System of a Down released their last record – for a variety of reasons, though the alt-metal band’s members claim to get …

Music

Panicking Mark Zuckerberg Holds Press Conference Explicitly Welcoming Armenian Genocide Deniers To Facebook

MENLO PARK, CA—Following a difficult week that saw the social media company’s shares plummet by nearly 20 percent, a clearly panicking Mark …

Humor

Illinois Holocaust Museum opens 'Stories of Survival' exhibit

When you've lost everything, a single object can take on extraordinary meaning.<p>That's the message behind a new exhibit at the Illinois Holocaust …

Art

Armenia Is Very, Very Excited That Kim Kardashian Is Visiting Her Homeland

April 24 marks 100 years since the start of the Armenian genocide, when more than a million Armenians were killed in 1915, during the dying days of …

Kim Kardashian

Letter: Anthony Alexanian: U.S. can help Turkey by recognizing genocide

What can the United States do to reverse the direction in which President Recep Tayyip Erdogan is taking Turkey, from a secular parliamentary …

South Asia

CD: Daron Malakian and Scars on Broadway – Dictator

System of a Down guitarist and vocalist Daron Malakian isn’t going to let a little thing like his band going on an extended hiatus get in the way of …

New Music