By Florence Avakian NEW YORK — Poet Henry Wadsworth Longfellow has said, “Music is the universal language of mankind.” And legendary composer Ludwig van Beethoven called music “a higher revelation than all wisdom and philosophy. It[...]

By Taylor Manookian Gregory Special to the Mirror-Spectator ARMONK, N.Y. — Every summer, the St. Nersess Seminary hosts young men from any of the churches within the Eastern and Western Dioceses of the Armenian Church of America, and the[...]

NEW YORK (Combined Sources) — The Armenian government downplayed on August 21 the United Nations Security Council’s failure to formally demand an end to Azerbaijan’s blockade of Nagorno-Karabakh as a result of an emergency meeting[...]

NEW YORK — About 200 protesters from around the United States and Canada filled Dag Hammarskjold Plaza at the United Nations in New York, for a rally titled “Open the Road Lachin Corridor for Artsakh,” on Sunday, August 20. The[...]

BEIRUT — The once-mighty Armenian diasporan community of Lebanon has suffered greatly as a result of the nonstop onslaught on the country’s economy. While many have left to seek a better life abroad, others have stayed put and are[...]

By Luis Moreno Ocampo New York, August 7, 2023 There is an ongoing Genocide against 120,000 Armenians living in Nagorno- Karabakh, also known as Artsakh. The blockade of the Lachin Corridor by the Azerbaijani security forces impeding[...]

By Taylor Manookian Gregory Special to the Mirror-Spectator Mid-June through early August is the favorite time of year for many Armenian children who attend any of the Diocese of the Armenian Church of America summer camps. One of these[...]

To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves—there lies the great, singular power of self-respect. Joan Didion Long one of the most thought-provoking Armenian-American intellectuals, going back to her days as[...]

By Stephan S. Nigohosian The Armenian American Healthcare Professionals Organization (AAHPO) honored four healthcare professionals for demonstrating exceptional leadership and service during the Covid-19 pandemic.  The event, held during[...]

NEW YORK — Vahan Bedelian, 31, arrived in New York City from Irvine, Calif., his first visit in 20 years. He was one of the 127 filmmakers attending the Tribeca Film Festival in early June. “The K-Town Killer” is his eighth short[...]