Articles by Ryan Ahari

About Ryan Ahari (1 Articles)
Ryan Ahari is an American Muslim Iranian of Turkish and Persian descent. He is from Los Angeles and works for a non-profit in Washington, D.C. He can be emailed at

An Insult to my Turkishness: Turning a Blind Eye to the Past

Special for the Armenian Weekly  I met my future best friend in a history class at UCLA. She was a board member of the Armenian Students Association and she educated me on the Armenian Genocide and the powerful Turkish lobby. I was initially skeptical, as this was the first time I had heard of [more...]

May 19, 2017 // 23 Comments