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Armenian Youth Stage ‘Die-in’ on ‘Zero Discrimination Day’

LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Armenian activists staged a “die-in” demonstration on March 1, to raise awareness about the Armenian Genocide. The protest action was held in front of the Staples Center in L.A., where Los Angeles Lakers fans had gathered for a game. 177 more words

Armenian Genocide

Making a Lasting Tribute

The debate over monuments and appropriate commemoration is timeless.  Even today, the construction of memorials remains a lengthy and challenging process, as a Washington Times… 448 more words

Unveiling of Commemorative Paving Stones For Captain Arthur Forbes Gordon Kilby and Captain Anketell Moutray Read

At 11am on Friday 25th September 2015, an open service will be held at the War Memorial to commemorate the battle of Loos. 109 more words


Gaza Font, commemoration by design

Adding to the mediums of art, performance and literature, Gaza Font presents an innovative way of practising resistance through fonts that can be used online or downloaded. 115 more words


ANCA-WR Leads Successful Effort To Sever City of LA Ties To Genocide Denial Firm – Gephardt Government Affairs

-Former Democratic House Majority Leader Turned Lobbyist Dick Gephardt Pivoted from Fully Supporting Armenian Genocide Legislation to Taking Turkish Government Money to Block U.S. Recognition Of
 Armenian Genocide… 259 more words

Armenian Genocide

Remembrance at the River

Today is the fourth anniversary of the most destructive of the Christchurch earthquakes, and I was part of a group which hosted a site for the River of Flowers commemoration at Tautahi Pa/The Bricks, just across the road from my home. 465 more words

Central Christchurch

Hundreds mark 50 years since Malcolm X's assassination

NEW YORK (AP) — Activists, actors and politicians gathered Saturday in New York City to honor civil rights leader Malcolm X with a ceremony at the Harlem site where he was killed 50 years ago. 348 more words

National / World