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Erdogan Became Best Publicist for Armenian Genocide Centennial

Erdogan Became Best Publicist for Armenian Genocide Centennial

A couple of years ago, when Armenians throughout the world began making plans for the Armenian Genocide Centennial, they had two major concerns: What kind of events to organize that would be most appropriate for this solemn occasion?

April 20th, 2015

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The Architect in a Box

The Architect in a Box

There was nothing but sand here. Now, a picture-perfect 21st century metropolis stands tall with pride.

April 17th, 2015

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Momentum Gathers as Armenian Genocide’s Centennial Commemoration Approaches

Momentum Gathers as Armenian Genocide’s Centennial Commemoration Approaches

My faith in people’s good judgment and ability to be unbiased was renewed when the Carson, California, City Council unanimously rejected the Los Angeles Turkish-American Association’s proposed monument to controversial Turkish dictator Mustafa Kemal Ataturk, to be set in the city’s International Sculpture Garden.

April 17th, 2015

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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, inspiring, and sometimes even instructive, stories from election campaigns.

April 17th, 2015

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Recall of Turkish Envoy Publicized Pope’s Affirmation of Armenian Genocide

Recall of Turkish Envoy Publicized Pope’s Affirmation of Armenian Genocide

Given the candidness of Pope Francis, it was not surprising that he clearly acknowledged the Armenian Genocide during the Pontifical Divine Liturgy at St. Peter’s Basilica in the Vatican on April 12.

April 15th, 2015

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The Kardashian Factor

The Kardashian Factor

Let’s get the disclaimer out of the way first: I am not related to the subject of this article.

April 10th, 2015

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Armenians Should Build a Wall of Shame for Those Going to Gallipoli

Armenians Should Build a Wall of Shame for Those Going to Gallipoli

While Armenians criticize Turkey for genocide denial and other massive violations of human rights, it is just as important to blame all non-Turks who conduct business as usual with Turkey, thereby encouraging Turkish officials to continue their outrageous behavior.

April 7th, 2015

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Vote. Give. Do.

Vote. Give. Do.

Glendale, Burbank, Pasadena, and Los Angeles, in that order, will wrap up their election cycles over the next few weeks.

April 3rd, 2015

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Armenian Vendors Sue Americana for Violating Their Civil Rights

Armenian Vendors Sue Americana for Violating Their Civil Rights

I reported last month that the Americana shopping center in Glendale had banned three Armenian vendors from selling genocide-related T-shirts from their rented carts.

March 31st, 2015

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10 Reasons Why Obama Should NOT Travel to Armenia on April 24

10 Reasons Why Obama Should NOT Travel to Armenia on April 24

I must give credit to fellow columnist, Harut Sassounian, for inspiring this piece with his “10 Reasons Why Obama Should Travel to Armenia on April 24″ that appeared last week.

March 27th, 2015

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Ten Reasons Why Pres. Obama Should Travel to Armenia on April 24

Ten Reasons Why Pres. Obama Should Travel to Armenia on April 24

Armenia’s President Serzh Sarkisian has invited several world leaders to Yerevan on April 24 to commemorate the Centennial of the Armenian Genocide.

March 24th, 2015

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What’s the Point?

What’s the Point?

In just over a month, it will crescendo. It has already begun.

March 20th, 2015

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New York Turned into an Armenian City for a Few Days Last Week

New York Turned into an Armenian City for a Few Days Last Week

New York City, the unofficial Capital of the World, became the hub of major Armenian events last week, on the eve of the Armenian Genocide Centennial.

March 17th, 2015

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Whacking Whitewashing Worms

Whacking Whitewashing Worms

You were undoubtedly pleased over the last few weeks when you read about Los Angeles and Portland dropping disgusting Dick Gephardt, the former House Speaker and Genocide recognition advocate who sold his soul to Turkish government denialists in exchange for millions of dollars, as their lobbyist.

March 13th, 2015

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