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Denying Your History | Armenian Genocide

Denying Your History | Armenian Genocide

In every friend group, there’s that one person that doesn’t quite belong – nobody really likes them but nobody hates them enough to kick them out. Their presence is just sort of tolerated. They have some dirty laundry, maybe they cheat on their wife or sell drugs on the side – things you genuinely disagree …

A Turning Point in History

A Turning Point in History

O our brothers and our sons who are people of faith (ahlul Iman) Stand up for Allah! Allah glorifies you remember His name, Allah doesn’t leave you. O people who have faith, lean towards Allah, who relies on Allah never falls. 700 years, 1000 years our glorious ancestors relied on Allah to destroy the fortresses …

The Armenian Genocide I THE GREAT WAR – Week 37

The Armenian Genocide I THE GREAT WAR – Week 37

How much worse could the war get? In just eight months we’d seen the frightening destructive power of new artillery and modern machine guns, we’d seen the war in the skies and beneath the seas develop, we’d seen gas and flamethrowers make their appearance, we’d seen epidemic disease, and millions of refugees on the move. …

Armenian Genocide | Lessons From History

Armenian Genocide | Lessons From History

On April 24, 1915, Turkish authorities in the Ottoman Empire began to systematically exterminate their Armenian subjects. Over the next three years, hundreds of thousands of Armenians were “deported” from their ancestral towns and villages. These so-called “deportations” consisted of death marches into the desert where men, women, and children died of dehydration, starvation and …