By Any Means

Elections 2014 – The Final Installment from All Over

Elections 2014 – The Final Installment from All Over

It might seem a bit early to wrap up...

October 17 2014 / No comment / Read More »

My Turn

Strangely, Turkey Did Not Publicize Correcting Signpost of Armenian Church

Strangely, Turkey Did Not Publicize Correcting Signpost of Armenian Church

I just learned that the Turkish government has quietly...

October 28 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Community Links

Aznavour: A Trip Down Memory Lane

Aznavour: A Trip Down Memory Lane

It has been well over forty years that our...

October 14 2014 / 3 comments / Read More »

Critics' Forum

Questioning the Unquestionable: Marc Nichanian’s ‘Mourning Philology’

Questioning the Unquestionable: Marc Nichanian’s ‘Mourning Philology’

Have you ever felt that contemporary philosophy is useless?...

August 21 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »

Three Apples

Three Apples: dOIN’ tIME iN dAW’HA

Three Apples: dOIN’ tIME iN dAW’HA

It's Tuesday, and he’s on an Airbus, 32,972 feet...

June 19 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »

Op-Ed

Mahchupyan’s Appointment: A New Step in Genocide Denial Policy?

Mahchupyan’s Appointment: A New Step in Genocide Denial Policy?

Turkish Sabah newspaper, which has come to be considered in recent years as the mouthpiece of the ruling Justice and...

October 28 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »
Turkey Unmasked … Again

Turkey Unmasked … Again

For over three years, Turkey has armed, trained and then allowed Islamist terrorists to cross the Turkish border into northern...

October 24 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »
Nagorno-Karabakh and Refugees

Nagorno-Karabakh and Refugees

This past September I had the great pleasure of visiting the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic for official meetings, a presentation in Stepanakert...

October 22 2014 / 2 comments / Read More »

Arts & Culture

Raffi Hadidian’s Los Angeles Photographs: Isolation and Movement in the Big City

Raffi Hadidian’s Los Angeles Photographs: Isolation and Movement in the Big City

Lebanese-Armenian photographer Raffi Hadidian (b. 1972) has had a camera in his hand since the age of 19, but his love of images and his realization of their power in storytelling began many years earlier....

October 31 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Theater Review: ‘Armen’ Endearing and Daring

Theater Review: ‘Armen’ Endearing and Daring

So far as I know, Armenian performance art in Los Angeles has not confronted issues of gender and sexual identity ever since Nancy Agabian left these parts for the East Coast over a decade ago....

October 31 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Youth Corps Blog

Overcoming the Language Barrier

Overcoming the Language Barrier

During the first week of July I anxiously sat on my 16-hour...

September 3 2014 / 7 comments / Read More »

Why Renovate the Proshyan Youth Center?

Why Renovate the Proshyan Youth Center?

From the different regions we volunteered in this summer, Proshyan stood out...

August 28 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »

The Boy in the Pilibos Polo

The Boy in the Pilibos Polo

I attended Rose and Alex Pilibos my entire life, so you can only imagine my excitement on our first day of jampar in Askeran, Artsakh, when a young boy came to camp in a Pilibos...

August 28 2014 / No comment / Read More »

International

Turkish Dealers Help ISIS Earn $1 Mil. Per Day

Turkish Dealers Help ISIS Earn $1 Mil. Per Day

The Islamic State (ISIS) is earning about $1 million a day from black market oil sales, the United States has said, vowing to impose harsh...

October 24 2014 / 4 comments / Read More »

Assyrian Genocide Monument Unveiled in Athens

Assyrian Genocide Monument Unveiled in Athens

A memorial for the Assyrian victims of the Turkish genocide of Christians during World War I was unveiled in Athens, Greece, a city that hosts...

October 21 2014 / 3 comments / Read More »

Turkey Hits Kurds with Airstrikes

Turkey Hits Kurds with Airstrikes

Turkish warplanes have struck suspected Kurdish positions in southeastern Turkey, media reports said Tuesday, the first major airstrikes against Kurds since peace talks began two years ago to end 30...

October 14 2014 / 6 comments / Read More »