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CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — Suzanne “Suzy” Schell Pearce, 77, a longtime peace activist, died on April 14. The cause of death was cancer. A resident of Cambridge, she worked in many worldwide, national, and local initiatives to promote global[...]

NEW YORK — The Ellis Island Medal of Honor has been awarded each year since 1986.  It recognizes individuals who have made it their mission to share with those less fortunate their wealth of knowledge, indomitable courage,  boundless[...]

By Jonathan Greenblatt CEO of the Anti-Defamation League As the still fairly new CEO of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), I’ve been on the job less than one year. I’m frequently asked about our current position on historical League[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff BOSTON — The national director and CEO of the Anti-Defamation League (ADL), Jonathan Greenblatt, made Friday, May 13, a lucky day for mending relations with the Armenian and non-Armenian[...]

ANKARA (Armenpress) — Garo Paylan, an Armenian member of the Turkish parliament representing the pro-Kurdish Peoples’ Democratic Party (HDP), said in an interview on the Turkish Bianet website on May 3 that he was attacked by members[...]

By Aram Arkun Armenian Mirror-Spectator Staff PEABODY, Mass. — On the morning of April 25, Armenians of Peabody, Mass. and their friends assembled to commemorate the Armenian Genocide with the participation of many local elected[...]

YEREVAN (RFE/RL) — Armenian authorities said on April 26 that they have identified the main suspect in a bus explosion in Yerevan that killed two people. Armenia’s Investigative Committee said a SIM card found at the scene of the[...]

By Alin K. Gregorian Mirror-Spectator Staff     BOSTON — On Sunday, April 24, hundreds of members of the local Armenian community gathered at the Armenian Heritage Park to pay tribute to the victims of the Armenian Genocide[...]

By Aram Arkun Mirror-Spectator Staff     BOSTON — The Armenian community of the Boston area and many prominent government representatives from Massachusetts came together for the 101st anniversary commemoration of the Armenian[...]

  YEREVAN — Actor and human rights activist George Clooney arrived in Armenia to participate in the giving out of the Aurora Prize for Awakening Humanity, and while there, he also participated in somber ceremonies marking the 101st[...]

ISTANBUL — On April 24, Garo Paylan, a parliamentarian of Armenian origin, had the courage to remind his fellow MPs of the dozen Armenian members of the Ottoman parliament whose tragic fate was decided by a similar policy. Paylan, a[...]