Armenian Genocide

Metro Detroit composer Dan Yessian's music heads to Armenia, his homeland

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What Is the Tatmadaw’s Plan for the Rohingya?

Myanmar’s military has spent decades engineering a genocide.

Asia

'Architects of Denial' a powerful look at the Armenian genocide

The powerful documentary “Architects of Denial” posits that denying such world atrocities as the 1915-18 killings of about 1.2 million Christian Armenians by the Ottoman Empire, which became the modern republic of Turkey, results only in history repeating itself. Producer-director David Lee George …

Beverly Hills

[Interview] Erdogan's attack backfired, Turkish writer says

Attempt to silence German-Turkish writer Dogan Akhanli backfired by giving him a bigger platform, amid renewed pressure on Interpol abuses.

Turkey

48 hours in Yerevan: how to spend two days in Armenia's capital city

Yerevan can be perplexing. Its neoclassical squares conjure Vienna, while its wide boulevards brim with Parisian élan. There’s no escaping the sprawl of brutal high-rises that shoulder its Soviet past, yet recent investment has embalmed the city’s rougher edges with glinting streets, a cable car …

Europe

Cosmo Mag’s Perplexing Message to Kardashians: Diss Trump or ‘Lay Off’

As the Kardashian-Jenner family enters their 10th year as America’s favorite reality tv show family people love to hate, the breakdown of their …

Kim Kardashian

‘Intent to Destroy’ Trailer: An Unflinching Look at the Making of Armenian Genocide Film ‘The Promise’ — Watch

Oscar-nominated director Joe Berlinger charts the exceptional challenges in making a movie about the most denied tragedy in history.<p>The Armenian …

Entertainment

A unique perspective on the Armenian genocide

<b>HISTORY LESSON</b> The Armenian Museum of America presents the exhibition “Scars of Silence” through Jan. 27. Curated by Jennifer Liston Munson, the …

Boston

One former Superman battles Armenian genocide

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Portantino, Friedman wrap up sessions with several bills on Gov. Brown’s desk

State Sen. Anthony Portantino (D-La Cañada Flintridge) and Assemblywoman Laura Friedman (D-Glendale) have officially completed their first sessions in their new legislative roles, authoring a number of bills that could have local and statewide impacts.<p>Portantino, elected in November to represent …

California

Death, Denial and Hollywood's Blind Eye

"Intent to Destroy" Director Joe Berlinger set out to make a film about the Armenian Genocide, which occurred prior to World War I. He explains what …

Genocides within The 20th & 21st Century

The 20th century time frame gave birth to a new that evil exists upon the planet humans call home. It has been labeled many names ranging from …

History

Armenian pastor: Ashjian’s comments equating LGBT response to Ottoman Turks ‘appalling’

A Fresno Armenian pastor is among many now calling for the resignation of Fresno Unified School Board President Brooke Ashjian after he equated LGBT …

Religion

'I thought I was safe in Europe'

The 60-year-old writer was later freed, but is not allowed to leave Spain until judges have decided whether to extradite him to Turkey.<p>“They [the …

Turkey

Spain releases Dogan Akhanli, German author detained on Turkish warrant

German-Turkish author Dogan Akhanli, who was detained in Spain after Turkey issued an Interpol arrest warrant, has been released. His detention added …

Turkey

5 Huge Real-World Problems Hollywood Completely Ignores

By Michael Dawson,Jordan Breeding,Alyssa Feller,James Netter Published: August 15th, 2017 Movies cover everything: the ups and downs of romance, …

Humor

Armenian exhibit in Jerusalem evokes painful memories

The exhibit with a dancing dress has haunted visitors.<p>Isaac Bashevis Singer once mooted, “What strange power there is in clothing,” while William …

10 Historic Events Friendly Countries See In Totally Different Ways

The saying goes that history is written by the winners, but what happens when none of the winners can agree on what to write? Over the centuries, our …

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No Turkish delight: Israel's obligation to support Kurdish statehood

As Jews, and as Zionist supporters of Israel as a Jewish state, we are morally obligated to support the Kurdish people’s right to …

Lapid: Israel should support Kurdish state, recognize Armenian genocide

Lapid also said that Israel needs to give up the idea of a gas pipeline to Turkey.<p>Turkey needs to know they cannot continue to kick Israel, and …

Turkish Parliamentarians forbidden from bringing up the “Kurdistan” and the “Armenian Genocide”

On 20 July 2017, Turkey’s Great Assembly has adopted a new law, prohibiting its parliamentarians from insulting Turkey’s glorious history by using …

Turkey

BDS Supporters Protesting Netanyahu Visit to Holocaust Memorial Event Shows Everything That is Wrong With Them

On Sunday, a ceremony will take place in Paris to mark the 75th anniversary of the Vel’ d’Hiv, the mass roundup of 13,000 Parisian Jewry during the …

Israel

Germany starts military pull-out from Turkey after diplomatic spat

Germany began withdrawing military hardware from an airbase in Turkey Sunday after a diplomatic row with Ankara over whether politicians could visit …

Turkey

30+ Ways to Teach History Without a Textbook

History is my biggest passion; I love history! I am a firm believer teaching history should never be boring. And yet, I really don’t like textbooks. …

Oregon Trail

Watch Chris Cornell’s Powerful & Final Music Video, And How Celebrities Are Vowing To Keep ‘The Promise’

When the news of Chris Cornell’s death hit, fans everywhere mourned with his family and friends. The music world has been shaken to its core …

Entertainment

Chris Cornell's Touching Final Music Video 'The Promise' Arrives

Subscribe to Loudwire on<p>Since the tragic death of Chris Cornell last month, it has become widely apparent that the icon’s music and words resonated …

Chris Cornell

Many Muslims need to do some soul-searching

If the study of human suffering at the hands of fellow human beings is your area of interest, Toronto this weekend was the place to be.

Canadian News

The Film "FaithKeepers" Is Not The Way To Defend Christians

Its central purpose is to demonize Islam.<p>The recent horrific massacre of 29 Egyptian Coptic Christian pilgrims served as a tragic reminder of the vulnerability of minority faith communities in many parts of the Middle East.<p>As a Maronite Catholic with family and friends in the Middle East, a Ph.D. …

Religion

These fake ‘fact-checkers’ are peddling lies about genocide and censorship in Turkey

The Turkish government’s dominance over TV and print media — and its intimidation of critical journalists with arbitrary detentions and trials — is …

Turkey

The internet won’t let Armenia go away

Controversy over two recent motion pictures sheds light on the Armenian genocide<p>This piece originally appeared on BillMoyers.com.<p>Here’s a different kind of story about media and politics.<p>It demonstrates how the monstrosity of a crime a century old still divides and scorches the world. And it’s one …

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