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Boston Celtics’ Legend, M. L. Carr, to Speak at Holy Trinity Church

Boston Celtics’ Legend, M. L. Carr, to Speak at Holy Trinity Church

April 13, 2017 11:03 am
CAMBRIDGE, Mass. — In continuing its series of events celebrating books and courage and legends, Holy Trinity Armenian Church of Greater Boston presents M. L. Carr, who...

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Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

April 20, 2017 3:10 pm
By Paul T. Boghosian Special to the Mirror-Spectator HAMILTON, N.Y. — For months, Armenians have been hearing about a new film, “The Promise,” that had debuted at the...

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‘ArmComedy’ Duo Changing Armenia One Laugh at a Time

‘ArmComedy’ Duo Changing Armenia One Laugh at a Time

April 20, 2017 3:04 pm
The two comedians from Armenia write and perform their own satirical news show, called “ArmComedy,” three times a week on the ArmNews TV channel. They have had many prominent...

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Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

April 20, 2017 3:10 pm
By Paul T. Boghosian Special to the Mirror-Spectator HAMILTON, N.Y. — For months, Armenians have been hearing about a new film, “The Promise,” that had debuted at the...

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Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

April 20, 2017 3:10 pm
By Paul T. Boghosian Special to the Mirror-Spectator HAMILTON, N.Y. — For months, Armenians have been hearing about a new film, “The Promise,” that had debuted at the...

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Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

Director Terry George Speaks about ‘The Promise’

By Paul T. Boghosian Special to the Mirror-Spectator HAMILTON, N.Y. — For months, Armenians have been hearing about a new film, “The Promise,” that had debuted at the 2016 Toronto Film Festival, not only the film, but the pushback by Turkish PR. “The Promise” is a straightforward, narrative story set in 1915 and focuses on […]

$20 Million Gift Creates Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law

$20 Million Gift Creates Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law

LOS ANGELES — The University of California in Los Angeles (UCLA) School of Law has received a $20 million gift to launch a new institute that will serve as a national hub for human rights education and advocacy. The Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law will be generously supported by proceeds from the […]

Editorial: Justice Delayed

Editorial: Justice Delayed

By Edmond Y. Azadian An independent judiciary is sometimes a contradiction in terms, especially in international relations. Most of the time, politics determines the outcome of any litigation. International law is analogous to a shoe that fits the feet of the strong and mighty. A country named Turkey or the Ottoman Turkey, gets rid of […]

‘ArmComedy’ Duo Changing Armenia One Laugh at a Time

‘ArmComedy’ Duo Changing Armenia One Laugh at a Time

The two comedians from Armenia write and perform their own satirical news show, called “ArmComedy,” three times a week on the ArmNews TV channel. They have had many prominent guests on their show, including Armenian President Serzh Sargsyan, various Armenian ministers and politicians, including opposition figures, filmmakers, singers and even American comedian Conan O’Brien during […]

Feast of Holy Resurrection Celebrated

Feast of Holy Resurrection Celebrated

ECHMIADZIN — On April 16, the Armenian Apostolic Holy Church solemnly celebrated the Feast of the Glorious Resurrection of Jesus Christ. On the occasion of the feast, Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians; celebrated Divine Liturgy in the Mother See of Holy Echmiadzin. Escorted by the Ecclesiastical procession, and under the singing […]

Springtime Musicale at Cultural Foundation in Collaboration with Canadian Women’s Club

Springtime Musicale at Cultural Foundation in Collaboration with Canadian Women’s Club

Springtime Musicale at Cultural Foundation in Collaboration with Canadian Women’s Club ARLINGTON, Mass. — On Sunday, April 23 2 p.m., the Armenian Cultural Foundation will be the site of the Springtime Musicale presented by the Canadian Women’s Club (Canadian Consulate of New England) and the Andreassian Music Fund (AMF). The concert will feature Canadian-Armenian violinist […]

Author Dawn MacKeen Speaks on Armenian Genocide at Newport Beach City Council

Author Dawn MacKeen Speaks on Armenian Genocide at Newport Beach City Council

By Mihran Toumajan NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — On April 11, Armenian Assembly of America Western Region office joined author and award-winning investigative journalist, Dawn Anahid MacKeen, at the City Council of Newport Beach. MacKeen delivered the city council session’s invocation and educated councilmembers, as well as the audience in attendance, on the Armenian Genocide. MacKeen was […]

HRW Calls on Turkey to End State of Emergency in Southeast

HRW Calls on Turkey to End State of Emergency in Southeast

ERBIL, Kurdistan Region (Rudaw) — The recommendation by Turkey’s Council of Ministers for an extension of a state of emergency on Monday, April 17, should be reversed by its government or by President Recep Tayyip Erdogan to unify the country, an international organization for human rights has contended. “After securing a narrow victory in Sunday’s referendum, […]