Letter to Yerevan (Part VI)

Letter to Yerevan (Part VI) The Armenian Weekly is periodically publishing the English translation of Andranik Tzarukian’s epic 1945 poem ‘Tught ar Yerevan’ (‘Letter to Yerevan’) Having crossed seas of blood and sorrow, Our eons-old capsizing vessel, Hoisting sail for a last time, Has now [more...]

October 14, 2017 // 0 Comments

ARF Eastern U.S. Announces Details for 2018 Conference on First Republic

  WATERTOWN, Mass. (A.W.)—The Armenian Revolutionary Federation (ARF) Eastern U.S. today confirmed details of its May 2018 conference devoted to the First Republic of Armenia. The coat of arms of the First Republic of Armenia The conference will be held May 11-12, at Columbia University, in [more...]

October 13, 2017 // 1 Comment

ARS Appoints Verginie Touloumian as Executive Director

Verginie Touloumian WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Relief Society (ARS) Central Executive announced on Oct. 13 the appointment of Ms. Verginie Touloumian of Los Angeles to the position of executive director of the ARS Inc. international office. A dedicated, fully qualified community leader and [more...]

October 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

ANCA Announces Oct. 16 Congressional Call-In Day for H.Res.220

Genocide Prevention Measure Draws on Lessons of the Armenian Genocide WASHINGTON—With support growing for H.Res.220, and amid broad-based outrage over Turkey’s escalating anti-American actions, the Armenian National Committee of America (ANCA) is organizing a countrywide call-in [more...]

October 13, 2017 // 0 Comments

Genocide Deniers Introduce ‘Fake’ Armenian Genocide Resolution

Reps. Stivers, Cohen, and Sessions Seek to Derail Growing Bipartisan Support for H.Res.220 WASHINGTON—In a highly offensive political move aimed at derailing H.Res.220, a bipartisan genocide prevention measure drawing upon the lessons of the Armenian Genocide, three of the U.S. House’s [more...]

October 13, 2017 // 21 Comments

Gumburdo, Javakhk: Cultural Genocide Continues

Special to the Armenian Weekly Javakhk, a Place Dear to the Heart and Truly Armenian… Yet Repeatedly Treated Unjustly It was just two years ago that I realized how harsh the realities of Javakhk-Armenians are. And also for diasporans who visit, and Armenian citizens who attempt to cross the [more...]

October 13, 2017 // 5 Comments

‘Where Is Your Groom? II’ Hits the Stage in Watertown on Nov. 11

WATERTOWN, Mass.—Following a laugh-out-loud debut at New York City’s Miller Theatre, where over 500 audience members gathered to see the sequel to the popular comedy “Where Is Your Groom? (Pesad Oor Eh),” the cast is preparing for its performance on Nov. 11 at the Mosesian Center for the [more...]

October 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

ARS Youth Connect to Be Held at MIT Nov. 4

Full-Day Event Includes Dynamic Speakers, Discussions, and Networking CAMBRIDGE, Mass.—Following the success of ARS Norian Youth Connect Program (YCP) at Columbia University in March, a second YCP will be held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), on Nov. 4. Participants of the [more...]

October 12, 2017 // 0 Comments

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