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“Stop the Protocols” Campaign to Protest Swiss Consulate Friday

The “Stop the Protocols” Campaign, a broad-based coalition of Armenian youth groups and organizations across the United States, will be holding its first direct action against the Turkey-Armenia protocols at the Swiss Consulate in Los Angeles on Friday September 18 from 9 AM – 12 PM. (11766 Wilshire Blvd. Los Angeles, CA 90025)

Armenians And Progressive Politics Conference To Cover Topics on Economic Justice

“Armenians and Progressive Politics” is well underway to present its second annual conference on the West Coast. The central theme of the conference is the current economic turmoil. It aims to analyze the systemic crisis of capitalism, discuss the socio-economic conditions of the working class people, and explore ways of furthering alternatives and progressive campaigns both locally and internationally.

Jane Harman Challenger, Marcy Winograd, Pledges Support For Armenian American Issues

Democrat Marcy Winograd, who will be challenging genocide denier Jane Harman in a primary race next year in California’s 36th Congressional District, has pledged her full support on a variety of issues important to her prospective Armenian American constituents. Harman made national headlines in 2007 when she secretly wrote a letter in opposition to the Armenian Genocide resolution to the Chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Committee, while still being listed as a “cosponsor” of the human rights legislation.

AYF Western US Urges Withdrawal from Protocol Process

The Armenian Youth Federation-Western Region Thursday issued an announcement, in which it expresses its opposition to the protocols on the establishment and development of relations between Armenia and Turkey and urges the Armenian government to abandon the ill-fated process