By Any Means

The First Salvo

The First Salvo

Great news came out of UCLA and its student...

January 23 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »

My Turn

Zuart Sudjian Sues Turkey to Reclaim Her Family Lands — Diyarbakir Airport

Zuart Sudjian Sues Turkey to Reclaim Her Family Lands — Diyarbakir Airport

Armenians are in the process of organizing thousands of...

January 20 2015 / 5 comments / Read More »

Community Links

A Sparkling Start to the Season

A Sparkling Start to the Season

The month of December is sprinkled with gatherings and...

December 30 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Critics' Forum

From Constantinople to LA: Three Centuries of Western Armenian Theater

From Constantinople to LA: Three Centuries of Western Armenian Theater

BY ARAM KOUYOUMDJIAN This past fall, at a conference on...

January 2 2015 / 2 comments / Read More »

My Name is Armen

The True Heart of an Old Armenian Town

The True Heart of an Old Armenian Town

When anyone or anything turns 100-years-old, it seems only...

December 12 2014 / No comment / Read More »

Op-Ed

Religious Extremism and Genocide

Religious Extremism and Genocide

Religious extremism has been in the forefront of the news lately because of the unfolding events in the Middle East...

January 22 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »
In Op-Ed, US Envoy to Turkey Praises MLK, Dink ‘Dream’

In Op-Ed, US Envoy to Turkey Praises MLK, Dink ‘Dream’

Hurriyet Daily News published an op-ed on Wednesday by US Ambassador to Turkey Jon Bass, entitled “Martin Luther King Jr....

January 21 2015 / 3 comments / Read More »
Forgive? Not I!

Forgive? Not I!

She crushed the cigarette butt with her heel in the bitter wind outside Srebrenica’s town hall and said "never, I...

January 21 2015 / 3 comments / Read More »

Arts & Culture

LA Art Show to Host Emil Kazaz Solo Exhibit

LA Art Show to Host Emil Kazaz Solo Exhibit

Kazaz Gallery, as the exclusive worldwide representative of Emil Kazaz since 2005, proudly announces the opening of a solo-exhibition “EMIL KAZAZ – New Era - One Man Show” at the most diverse art fair in...

January 12 2015 / No comment / Read More »

Two Major Concerts to Hit Los Angeles Stages

Two Major Concerts to Hit Los Angeles Stages

The voices and symphonic melodies from Lark Musical Society of Los Angeles will echo throughout Los Angeles County as they prepare to commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide....

January 12 2015 / No comment / Read More »

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...

December 31 2014 / 2 comments / Read More »

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 / No 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 »

International

Turkish Rights Groups to Join Preincek Case In Favor of Armenia

Turkish Rights Groups to Join Preincek Case In Favor of Armenia

ISTANBUL—Two prominent human rights groups in Turkey have announced that they will take part in the pending Armenian Genocide denial case at the European Court...

January 26 2015 / No comment / Read More »

Erdogan Vows to Replace Gülen Schools Abroad

Erdogan Vows to Replace Gülen Schools Abroad

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has again called on foreign countries to shut down schools operated by supporters of Islamic scholar Fethullah Gülen, a U.S.-based...

January 22 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »

Pope Meets with Yezidi Leaders

Pope Meets with Yezidi Leaders

Thursday morning, Pope Francis received in audience a delegation from the World Community of Yezidis....

January 8 2015 / No comment / Read More »