On the eve of the Armenian Genocide Centennial, the international press is opening its archives or reporting on the Genocide. From articles in the New York Times, to editorials urging President Obama to recognize the Genocide in USA Today and commentary in the Los Angeles Times and a timeline in the London-based The Guardian, the international press is advancing the history and the current discourse on the Armenian Genocide.
Below is a sampling of headlines linked to the original source material.
The New York Times: “Turkey’s Century of Denial About an Armenian Genocide”
NYT Cartoon: “Armenians and Ottoman Turks”
NYT Book Review: ‘Operation Nemesis,’ by Eric Bogosian
USA Today Op-Ed: “Obama, Make Good on Armenia” By Gregory J. Wallance
Los Angeles Times Editorial: “U.S. Should Call Armenian Genocide by its Name”
LA Times Op-Ed: “On Armenian Genocide, Go Ahead and Offend Turkey” by Peter Balakian
Washington Post Commentary: Why the Armenian Genocide Holds a Lesson for Jews By By Jeffrey Salkin
Boston Globe Op-Ed: “Armenian Genocide was Also a Jihad” by Jeff Jacoby
The Guradian: “The Armenian Genocide– The Guardian Briefing”
Jerusalem Post Editorial: “Israel Should Recognize the Armenian Genocide”