Armenian Genocide

By Aaron Dentel-Post Special to the Mirror-Spectator BOSTON — A commemoration of the 97th anniversary of the Armenian Genocide was held on Friday, April 20, in the House Chamber in the State House. Speakers ranging from politicians to[...]

By Florence Avakian Special to the Mirror-Spectator UNITED NATIONS, N.Y. — Possibly speaking for all Genocide victims, a survivor of the Armenian Genocide once said, “I am somebody, but I am[...]

By Alin Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BELMONT, Mass. — The auditorium of the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) was packed on March 14 as French-Armenian historian Raymond Kevorkian spoke about his most[...]

WASHINGTON — On Monday, March 19, Senators Robert Menendez (D-NJ) and Mark Kirk (R-IL) officially introduced a new Armenian Genocide Resolution (S.Res. 399) in the United States Senate, reported the Armenian Assembly of[...]

WASHINGTON — Sen. Robert Menendez (D-NJ), a long-time champion of Armenian issues, along with Sen. Mark Kirk (R-IL), who had previously served as co-chair of the Armenian Caucus during his tenure in the House of Representatives (House),[...]

WASHINGTON — US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton clarified, this week, com- ments she made on the Armenian Genocide during a Town Hall meeting on January 26. Writing in response to the Armenian Assembly’s letter to President Barack[...]

WASHINGTON — This week, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA), the lead author of the Armenian Genocide Resolution, questioned Secretary of State Hillary Clinton during a hearing before the State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee[...]

PARIS (AFP) — France’s top court ruled Tuesday that a law backed by President Nicolas Sarkozy to punish denial of the Armenian Genocide was unconstitutional as it infringed on freedom of[...]

SAN FRANCISCO (Courthouse News Service) — A California law that allows state courts to hear insurance claims by victims of the Armenian Genocide cannot stand, a full panel of the Ninth Circuit ruled Thursday, finding that the statute[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BELMONT, Mass. — Prof. Taner Akçam spoke to a packed audience at the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR) on the post-World War I trials of Genocide perpetrators in[...]

BELMONT — Historian Raymond Kévorkian will give a lecture, titled “The Armenian Genocide: Writing the Complete History,” on Wednesday, March 14, at 8 p.m., at the National Association for Armenian Studies and Research (NAASR)[...]