Category Archives: Armenian Genocide

When Even the Dead Cannot Rest in Peace: Turkey’s Intolerance toward the ‘Other’

Raffi Bedrosyan Just when one thinks the level of hatred and intolerance in Turkey toward minorities cannot get any worse, something shocking happens that surpasses even the worst incidents of the past. Aysel Tuğluk, formerly a human rights activist, is … Continue reading

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Armenians Leaving Church In Istanbul Stoned, Threatened With Death

Armenians who were leaving Narlı Kapı Church in İstanbul on Sunday were stoned by a group of children who chanted “death to you,” the artigerçek news website reported on Monday.

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The Face of Turkey – Το πρόσωπο της Τουρκίας

This is Turkey at its heart: supremacist, imperialist, intolerant, oppressive and murderous. Regardless of time, political regime, or leadership. 

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Today marks 95 years since the Great Fire of Smyrna

The Great Fire of Smyrna or the Catastrophe of Smyrna destroyed much of the port city of Smyrna in Turkey in September 1922. Eyewitness reports state that the fire began on 13 September 1922 and lasted until it was largely extinguished on 22 September. It occurred … Continue reading

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Islamic Supremacy Alive and Well in Ankara Turkey, Past and Future

Supersessionism refers to the belief that Christians have superseded Jews in a new covenant with God. Islam, too, sees itself as superseding all previous divine revelation but, unlike Christianity, which canonized the Old Testament embedding long centuries of pre-Christian history … Continue reading

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Turkey’s Mass Persecution of Christians and Kurds

Since 2015, the government of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has been attacking Kurdish-majority areas in the country. A 2017 World Heritage Watch report details the destruction of one such town, Suriçi (Sur), as follows: “[C]urfews were declared six times for several … Continue reading

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An Interview with Dr. Jacobs on Genocide in the Ottoman Empire

By George N. Shirinian Dr. Steven Leonard Jacobs holds the Aaron Aronov Endowed Chair of Judaic Studies and is Associate Professor of Religious Studies at the University of Alabama-Tuscaloosa. An ordained rabbi, Professor Jacobs is a specialist on the Holocaust … Continue reading

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Turkish General Talks about the Armenian ”Genocide”

Turkey’s top soldier and technology minister got engaged in a row with an Armenian lawmaker on Nov. 20 during the 62nd NATO Parliamentary Assembly Annual Session held in Istanbul. Source: TRAPEZOUNTA

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Will Erdogan Islamize Europe? Turkey’s New Policies Reminder Of Armenian Genocide

Turkey’s recent referendum gave Erdogan sweeping authority over the country taking it from a semi-democracy to full dictatorship. The largest overhaul of Turkey’s political system since its founding is reminding the world of the ruthless Ottoman Empire that spread to … Continue reading

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Turkey Uncensored: ‘First, They Came For the Armenians’

April 24 marked the 102nd anniversary of the 1915 Armenian Genocide. Armenians around the world – as well those in the international community who care about human rights – remembered the 1.5 million victims of the genocide and paid homage … Continue reading

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