By Any Means

Granddaughter from Hell and Other Election Tales

Granddaughter from Hell and Other Election Tales

It’s been a while since I’ve told humorous, telling,...

April 17 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »

My Turn

Harnessing the Hundredth

Harnessing the Hundredth

It will come as no surprise that during these...

April 23 2015 / No comment / Read More »

Community Links

The Memoir of Armenian Hero Hrant Guzelian

The Memoir of Armenian Hero Hrant Guzelian

Guzelian rescued hundreds of Armenian youths left in Turkey...

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Three Apples

The Architect in a Box

The Architect in a Box

There was nothing but sand here. Now, a picture-perfect...

April 17 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »

Op-Ed

EDITORIAL: What’s Next?

EDITORIAL: What’s Next?

Here we are at the much-anticipated and much-talked-about 100th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide. ...

April 23 2015 / No comment / Read More »

The Memory of the Genocide as a Moral Compass

The Memory of the Genocide as a Moral Compass

During the last few years there has been great enthusiasm for presenting the Armenian Genocide in fictional, story, form. My sense is that this...

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Time for President Obama to Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide

Time for President Obama to Acknowledge the Armenian Genocide

Representative Ed Royce (R-Calif.), who is the chairman of the House Foreign Relations Committee, submitted the op-ed piece below exclusively to Asbarez urging President Obama to recognize the Armenian Genocide....

April 20 2015 / 8 comments / Read More »

Arts & Culture

ASBAREZ EXCLUSIVE: Eric Bogosian on Writing ‘Operation Nemesis’ and How the Project ‘Radicalized’ and Changed Him

ASBAREZ EXCLUSIVE: Eric Bogosian on Writing ‘Operation Nemesis’ and How the Project ‘Radicalized’ and Changed Him

Eric Bogosian’s new book is not a novel or a script or a volume of monologues – the genres for which he is best known....

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Aline Ohanesian {in her words}

Aline Ohanesian {in her words}

Hidden Stories It was August of 1983 and the heat of the San Fernando Valley kept us indoors. There were six of us on my aunt’s king-size bed, all under the age of nine: my brother...

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Western Armenia Travel Guide

‘Historic Armenia After 100 Years,’ First Guide to Western Armenia, to be Released in February

‘Historic Armenia After 100 Years,’ First Guide to Western Armenia, to be Released in February

The groundbreaking new book ‘Historic Armenia After 100 Years: Ani, Kars, and...

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Karanian Seeks to Elevate Western Armenia in Consciousness of Armenians with New Book

Karanian Seeks to Elevate Western Armenia in Consciousness of Armenians with New Book

One hundred years after the Medz Yeghern, the Armenian homeland remains unknown...

December 31 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »

Note About the Names Historic Armenia, Western Armenia, and Armenian Plateau

Note About the Names Historic Armenia, Western Armenia, and Armenian Plateau

‘Historic Armenia After 100 Years’ uses the name Western Armenia to refer to the six Armenian provinces of the Ottoman Empire. The book uses the name Eastern Armenia to refer to the lands of Ani...

December 31 2014 / 1 comment / Read More »

Community

Turkey Rights Groups Demand Apology, Compensation, and Restitution for Genocide

Turkey Rights Groups Demand Apology, Compensation, and Restitution for Genocide

Human rights organizations in Turkey, under the umbrella group “100th Year – Stop Denialism,” have issued the following statement:...

April 20 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »
Germany Defies Turkey, Recognizes Armenian Genocide

Germany Defies Turkey, Recognizes Armenian Genocide

The German government backed away on Monday from a steadfast refusal to use the term "genocide" to describe the massacre...

April 20 2015 / 28 comments / Read More »
AYF Calls on Germany to Condemn Armenian Genocide

AYF Calls on Germany to Condemn Armenian Genocide

Members of the Armenian Youth Federation (AYF) held a demonstration today in front of the German Consulate in Los Angeles...

April 17 2015 / 6 comments / Read More »