The Armenian Genocide: Truth, Recognition and Opportunities

May 16, 2021 5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

The Armenian National Committee of America Western Region and The Promise Institute for Human Rights at UCLA School of Law invite you to a panel discussion moderated by Pulitzer Prize winning journalist, Nicholas Kristof of the New York Times.

Panelists include: 

  • U.S. Congressman David Valadao (R-CA 21st District)
  • Dr. Eric Esrailian, Physician and Emmy Nominated Filmmaker
  • Dr. Bedross Der Matossian, Professor of History at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Michelle Gulino, International Legal Associate, Human Rights Foundation

They will be discussing the long road to U.S. recognition of the Armenian Genocide, the future of U.S.-Turkey relations, and the implications of the announcement on human rights atrocities all over the world from China to Ethiopia.


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