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Why President Biden Should Recognize the Armenian Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2021-04-09 01:11
Today (April 7) is National Beer Day to recognize the day in 1933 when beer was legal for the first time since 1920AEI - 2021-04-08 00:02
Today is National Beer Day, which is celebrated in the US every year on April 7 marking the day in 1933 that the Cullen–Harrison Act of 1933 was enacted to legalize the sale of beer in the US for the first time since 1920 (although it was limited to an al ...
It's Time to Recognize the Armenian Genocide | OpinionNewsweek - 2021-04-07 21:58
Why President Biden Should Recognize the Armenian GenocideArmenianweekly - 2021-04-06 20:18
Why President Biden Should Recognize the Armenian Genocide | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-04-06 13:24
Why President Biden Should Recognize the Armenian Genocide • MassisPostMassispost - 2021-04-06 10:27
Billboards in Pennsylvania urge Biden to recognize Armenian Genocide - PanARMENIAN.NetPanarmenian - 2021-04-03 12:46
The Kardashians, Serj Tankian join challenge to urge Biden to recognize Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-03-25 12:42
Biden administation to ‘recognize’ Armenian genocide | Arab NewsArabnews - 2021-03-23 09:35
37 Senators join Chairman Menendez in calling on President Biden to recognize Armenian GenocideArmenianweekly - 2021-03-22 17:35
Marco Rubio Joins Senators in Urging Joe Biden to Recognize the Armenian Genocide | Florida DailyFloridadaily - 2021-03-22 17:35
37 US Senators Call on President Biden to Recognize Armenian Genocide • MassisPostMassispost - 2021-03-22 13:11
Senators call on Biden to officially recognize Armenian genocide | TheHillThehill - 2021-03-19 20:08
37 Senators Join Menendez in Calling on Biden to Recognize Armenian Genocide | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-03-19 17:33
Billboards Call on President Biden to Recognize Armenian Genocide • MassisPostMassispost - 2021-03-17 19:25
Billboards in Massachusetts call on President Biden to recognize the Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-03-17 02:21
‘Minimalism’ vs. economic growthAEI - 2021-03-17 00:02
Concerns about excessive materialism are misguided when they fail to recognize that an economically growing world where the benefits of market-driven wealth creation can flow as freely as possible is critical to reducing global poverty further. The post ‘ ...
Vatican Rules Catholic Church Will Not Recognize Same-Sex MarriageYahoo - 2021-03-16 11:05
Billboards in MA Exhort President Biden to Recognize Armenian Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2021-03-16 04:02
Pan Armenian Council launches petition, urging President Biden to recognize the Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-03-13 14:18
The wrong way to address the nonprofit crisisAEI - 2021-03-13 00:02
Donor-advised funds are doing their part to stanch the bleeding and don't deserve wrongheaded regulation. Attempts to force these funds to disburse funds within 15 years fail to recognize that setting aside funds in some years allows for charity in leaner ...
Free Women's Movement condemns arrests of MEBYA-DER activistsANF - 2021-03-10 12:37
TJA reacted to the arrest of MEBYA-DER executives and activists with a written statement saying "We do not recognize these fascist decisions imposed by the men's state on women.” ...
Sen. Menendez Collecting Signatures for Letter Asking Biden to Recognize Genocide | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-03-10 00:01
Chairman Menendez collecting Senate signatures on letter asking President Biden to recognize Armenian GenocideArmenianweekly - 2021-03-09 06:33
Statement by the President of the Kurdistan Region, Nechirvan Barzani, on the conclusion of His Holiness Pope Francis’ Apostolic Journey to Iraq and the Kurdistan RegionPresidency of Kurdistan - 2021-03-08 22:26
Erbil, Kurdistan Region, March 8, 2021 We greatly recognize the value of His Holiness Pope Francis’ visit to Iraq and the Kurdistan Region, who made the journey despite all the concerns. I thank His Holiness sincerely. We are proud and honored by His Holi ...
Yazidi women in Shengal celebrate International Women's DayANF - 2021-03-08 20:08
Yazidi women celebrated March 8 in the Kersê valley on Mount Shengal. The international community was urged to recognize August 3 as "Femicide and Genocide Remembrance Day." ...
Sen. Menendez collecting signatures on letter calling on President Biden to recognize the Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-03-08 19:16
Turkey slams Dutch Parliament motion urging the Government to recognize Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-03-08 03:38
Biden Urged to Recognize Armenian Genocide, Help Facilitate Release of Armenian POWs • MassisPostMassispost - 2021-03-06 23:36
Menendez Calls on Biden to Recognize Genocide, Work on Release of Armenian POWs | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-03-06 03:16
Get ready to ‘march forth’ tomorrow on National Grammar Day (March 4)AEI - 2021-03-04 00:05
Get ready….. because tomorrow, Thursday March 4 (“March Forth”) is National Grammar Day, and it has become an annual CD tradition to recognize this important day with a special grammar post. According to one of the groups that promotes National Grammar Da ...
Wealth taxes come with a wealth of worrisome potential trade-offsAEI - 2021-03-03 00:11
Wealth taxes are popular among some Democrats, who are likely less concerned about fiscal responsibility and more intent on just hitting the rich. But this perspective fails to recognize how many of America's super-rich are also super-entrepreneurs. The p ...
Dutch Parliament Urges Government to Recognize Armenian Genocide | Asbarez.comAsbarez - 2021-03-02 01:59
Dutch Parliament Urges Government to Recognize Armenian Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2021-03-01 00:11
Dutch Parliament Passes Motion Calling On Government To Recognize The Armenian, Syriac, And Pontic Greek Genocides Of 1915 - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2021-02-26 10:54
Dutch Parliament urges Government to recognize the Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2021-02-26 08:24
Syria’s Kurdish-led administration calls on Biden for political recognitionSDC - 2021-02-20 00:44
This article originally appeared in Al-Monitor. By Jared Szuba, writing for Al-Monitor, December 30, 2020 Northeast Syria’s Kurdish-led administration is calling on US President-elect Joe Biden to formally recognize its autonomous status within Syria. Sin ...
Should the law recognize ‘privacy harms’?AEI - 2021-02-20 00:03
Should the legal concept of “harm” be expanded to include damages suffered from bad privacy practices? Treating the values associated with privacy as distinct issues — and even keeping some out of courts — might be a better solution. The post Should the l ...
Armenians in Holland Welcome Motion to Recognize Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2021-02-11 23:50
MP’s call upon Dutch gov't to recognize Armenian genocide | NL TimesNltimes - 2021-02-09 10:08
Turkish court does not recognize the ECtHR decisionANF - 2021-02-08 16:47
Ankara 22nd High Criminal Court has ruled the continuation of detention for 29 politicians who are held hostage within the scope of the Kobanê trial. The court argued that the ECtHR ruling on Selahattin Demirtaş was "not binding". ...
Life sentence sought for woman who carried out self-defenseANF - 2021-02-02 19:01
31-year-old Melek Ipek survived torture by her husband thanks to self-defense. The chief public prosecutor's office in did not recognize self-defense and charged her with premeditated murder. ...
Cemil Bayik appeals to the KDPANF - 2021-01-29 21:03
Cemil Bayik of the KCK appealed to the Southern Kurdistan’s ruling party KDP in a special broadcast on Stêrk TV: "On behalf of our movement, I give my word: We recognize both the status and the government of Southern Kurdistan and the Peshmerga." ...
Biden Should Keep His Word and Recognize the Armenian Genocide | OpinionNewsweek - 2021-01-29 15:45
Astros recognize superfan Valentin Gutierrez, who died from COVID-19Yahoo - 2021-01-23 11:54
Blinken reiterates Biden's pledge to recognize Armenian Genocide - PanARMENIAN.NetPanarmenian - 2021-01-23 11:14
Eliaçık: Elitism is to live in a palace detached from the peopleANF - 2021-01-13 09:23
Author İhsan Eliaçık says that real elitism is to live in the palace, to appoint a trustee-rector and not to recognize the elections, adding that it is extremely far from the "victim" identity the AKP has created for 18 years. ...
Turkey Gives A Shocker To Moscow; Refuses To Recognize Crimea As Part Of Russia – Latest Asian, Middle-East, EurAsian, Indian NewsEurasiantimes - 2021-01-02 07:26
Shengal people: Recognize self-government, cancel the agreementANF - 2020-12-26 20:12
A demonstration has been held in Shengal to protest against the planned dissolution of the autonomous administration and the security forces. The population demands the recognition of their structures and a dissolution of the Baghdad-Hewlêr agreement. ...
Hunter Estes: Time for Mississippi to recognize the Armenian Genocide - The DispatchCdispatch - 2020-12-18 18:21
Local Congressman Applauds Library of Congress Decision to Recognize Armenian Genocide – Pasadena NowPasadenanow - 2020-12-17 14:23
Baroness Caroline Cox calls on UK to recognize the Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-12-09 12:32
Asnières-sur-Seine Council calls on France to recognize the independence of Artsakh – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-12-01 19:04
Today would have been William F. Buckley’s 95th birthdayAEI - 2020-11-25 09:57
William F. Buckley (pictured above) was born on this day (November 24) in 1925 and today would have been his 95th birthday. Unfortunately, he died on February 27, 2008, at the age of 82. To recognize his birthday, here are some quotes from William F. Buck ...
Obama recalls "failure" to recognize Armenian Genocide in new book - PanARMENIAN.NetPanarmenian - 2020-11-18 23:41
Library of Congress Will Recognize the Armenian Genocide • MassisPostMassispost - 2020-11-07 08:45
Library of Congress Will Recognize the Armenian Genocide - The Armenian Mirror-SpectatorMirrorspectator - 2020-11-06 02:44
Bulgaria: EU Should Not Recognize "Macedonian" Language - Greek City TimesGreekcitytimes - 2020-10-30 07:30
Shengal people: We don't need any force except YBŞ and YJŞANF - 2020-10-21 16:11
Yazidi people announced that they will not recognize the genocidal agreement against Shengal and said; "The KDP will not be able to sell us out again. We have YBŞ and YJŞ, we do not need any other force." ...
Time for the World to Recognize Artsakh Republic - Modern DiplomacyModerndiplomacy - 2020-10-20 07:05
Joe Biden pledges to recognize Armenian Genocide, push for lasting peace in the region – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-10-17 09:35
U.S. Senator Kamala D. Harris, Colleagues Call on Library of Congress to Recognize Armenian GenocideGoldrushcam - 2020-10-16 17:46
Senate Democrats urge Library of Congress to recognize Armenian genocideAl Monitor - 2020-10-16 04:02
Armenians, elected officials urge France to recognize Artsakh – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-10-14 09:12
Artsakh calls on international community to recognize human rights offenses by AzerbaijanArmenianweekly - 2020-10-10 16:17
Nicolas Aznavour calls on France’s Macron to recognize the independence of Artsakh – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-10-06 11:08
France must recognize its role in Libya’s plight - Atlantic CouncilAtlanticcouncil - 2020-07-24 17:43
Unpacking the European Union’s recent tech policy rulingsAEI - 2020-07-17 00:17
Two tech-related decisions by the European Court of Justice (ECJ) this week illustrate that the reality of the European Union is more complicated than its detractors recognize. US policymakers should take note. The post Unpacking the European Union’s rece ...
Credentialism is bad for both workers and businessAEI - 2020-07-11 00:25
With degree inflation in recent decades has come the raise of education requirements for many jobs, often unnecessarily. Many employers would be wise to ditch degree requirements and recognize skills as the best predictor of ability and performance. The p ...
Senator Paul Scarr Calls on Australia to Recognize Armenian Genocide | Greek Reporter AustraliaGreekreporter - 2020-07-10 20:30
PETITION – GIVE THE KURDS AN IDENTITY AND VOICE @ THE UNITED NATIONSKoerdisch Instituut - 2020-07-08 19:25
In the United Kingdom, a petition has been launched to recognize the Kurds as “people” at the United Nations. With an estimated 35 to 45 million people, the Kurds are one of the larger peoples in the world without an own state. It is high time to grant th ...
Greenwich Village Society for Historic Preservation calls on city to recognize African-American, LGBTQ sites as landmarks - amNewYorkAMNY - 2020-07-07 18:47
In A ‘Historic Day,’ The U.S. House Votes To Recognize Armenian Genocide | Valley Public RadioKVPR - 2020-06-30 14:46
Venezuela's Guaido says opposition will not recognize 'false' electoral body - Filmy OneFilmyone - 2020-06-15 00:22
US Senate defies Trump in unanimous vote to recognize Armenian genocide | US Senate | The GuardianThe Guardian - 2020-06-12 06:54
U.S. House votes to sanction Turkey, recognize Armenian genocide | The Progressive PulseNcpolicywatch - 2020-05-28 18:31
Armenian Genocide: Time For The Global Community To Recognize The Biggest Massacre of 21st Century? | EurAsian Times: Latest Asian, Middle-East, EurAsian, Indian NewsEurasiantimes - 2020-05-25 22:03
HDP calls on Russia and Turkey to recognize Circassian genocideANF - 2020-05-21 12:04
Tülay Hatimoğulları, deputy co-chair of the HDP Peoples and Beliefs Commission, issued a written statement to mark the anniversary of the Circassian genocide on 21 May 1864. ...
ESU launches campaign for the recognition of the Sayfo genocideANF - 2020-05-19 19:49
Petition urges the European Parliament to recognize Sayfo 1915 genocide and side with the historical truth and justice as the foundational pillars of the European ideals. ...
Why the first American trillionaire wouldn’t be a scary thing at allAEI - 2020-05-19 00:11
Those who argue against billionaires and trillionaires fail to recognize that countries with lots of billionaires tend to have high levels of well-being and that the first person to become a trillionaire will do so by building an immensely valuable compan ...
Petition calling on Ukraine to recognize Armenian Genocide posted on President's websiteNEWS - 2020-05-14 21:06
The future of flight: “recognize that there are going to be social distancing practices at the airport"Yahoo - 2020-05-10 10:19
They still refuse to recognize Armenian Genocide and the Ottoman Empire’s culpability - BlitzWeeklyblitz - 2020-04-30 20:27
Biden Pledges to Recognize ‘Armenian Genocide.’ So Did Obama (He Didn’t) | CNSNewsCnsnews - 2020-04-27 10:37
Biden vows to recognize 1915 Armenian genocide - AxiosAxios - 2020-04-25 16:33
Biden pledges to recognize 1915 Armenian genocide - POLITICOPolitico - 2020-04-25 06:15
EPP urges Turkey to recognize the Armenian Genocide – Public Radio of ArmeniaArmradio - 2020-04-24 15:06
Congressman says they hope US President will recognize Armenian GenocideNEWS - 2020-04-23 08:56
Senate unanimously passes bill to recognize Armenian genocide - GruntstuffGruntstuff - 2020-04-14 11:32
The G-Word: Why The US Needs to Recognize Genocides - Brown Political ReviewBrownpoliticalreview - 2020-04-08 23:55
Bigger unemployment benefits have unintended consequencesAEI - 2020-04-08 00:10
The $600 unemployment insurance supplement proceeds from a well-meaning desire to help people as the economy is temporarily shut down, but Congress needs to recognize the unintended consequences of this policy for workers and the economy. The post Bigger ...
Tomorrow is National Beer Day on April 7 to recognize the day in 1933 when beer was legal for the first time since 1920AEI - 2020-04-07 03:44
Tomorrow is National Beer Day, which is celebrated in the US every year on April 7 marking the day in 1933 that the Cullen–Harrison Act of 1933 was enacted to legalize the sale of beer in the US for the first time since 1920 (although it was limited to an ...
New Zealand urged to recognize Armenian Genocide - PanARMENIAN.NetPanarmenian - 2020-03-20 19:01
Senate Votes to Recognize Armenian Genocide – NBC Bay AreaNbcbayarea - 2020-03-17 12:07
Serj Tankian urges New Zealand MFA to recognize Armenian GenocideNEWS - 2020-03-13 07:14
Smartphones, mobile broadband, and the American standard of livingAEI - 2020-03-13 00:10
While big-ticket items may have become frustratingly expensive for many Americans, it is important to recognize that we have still not fully leveraged the immense capabilities of mobile broadband and smartphones across the entire economy before rejecting ...