By Any Means

Reverse Crusades

Reverse Crusades

With what can only be described as breathtaking hypocrisy,...

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My Turn

Armenia’s Jewish Community Leader Lashes out at Pro-Azeri Propagandists

Armenia’s Jewish Community Leader Lashes out at Pro-Azeri Propagandists

BY HARUT SASSOUNIAN Rimma Varzhapetyan-Feller, President of the Jewish Community...

January 29 2015 / No comment / 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

In NY Times Letter, Artsakh Rep. Responds to Baku’s Propaganda

In NY Times Letter, Artsakh Rep. Responds to Baku’s Propaganda

The New York Times on Thursday published a letter by the Representative of the Nagorno-Karabakh Republic to the US, Robert...

January 29 2015 / No comment / Read More »
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 »

Arts & Culture

Armenian Genocide Thriller ‘1915’ to be Released in 2015

Armenian Genocide Thriller ‘1915’ to be Released in 2015

LOS ANGELES—Production companies Bloodvine Media and Strongman announced today their co-production of 1915, a psychological thriller set against one of the most terrifying events of modern history. 1915 is the feature film debut of writer-directors...

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Komitas Museum Opens in Yerevan

Komitas Museum Opens in Yerevan

A museum dedicated to the 19th – 20th century Armenian composer Komitas was officially opened Thursday in Yerevan’s Komitas Park. Under Armenian President Serzh Sarkisian’s proposal, a resolution to build the museum was passed by...

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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...

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

Uruguayan President Jose Mujica Marks Holocaust, Remembers Armenian Genocide

Uruguayan President Jose Mujica Marks Holocaust, Remembers Armenian Genocide

The President of Uruguay, José Mujica, delivered a speech on national television and radio on Jan. 27 to commemorate the International Day of Remembrance of...

January 29 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »

Turkey’s Human Rights Record Under Fire at UN

Turkey’s Human Rights Record Under Fire at UN

Turkey’s human rights record has come under criticism at the UN, with diplomats condemning intimidation of journalists and police crackdowns on demonstrators....

January 28 2015 / 1 comment / Read More »

Israel Interested in Free Trade with Eurasian Economic Union

Israel Interested in Free Trade with Eurasian Economic Union

Israel is interested in the creation of a free trade zone with the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU), Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has said....

January 27 2015 / 4 comments / Read More »