Taner Akçam discusses the importance of learning about the Armenian Genocide today.
Scholar Beth Van Schaack explains the Tokyo Trial.
This resource challenges students to consider how individuals, groups, and nations can take up Raphael Lemkin’s challenge to eliminate genocide.
During World War I, the Ottoman Turks carried out one of the largest genocides in the world’s history, killing over one million Armenians.
Scholars explore the history of the Armenian Genocide, the role of perpetrators and ordinary people, the choices made by Turkey and the United States, and questions of judgment and legacy.