Ignoring the Armenian genocide by the last Islamic caliphate

As the world continues to look on in dismay at the barbaric atrocities committed against Christian minorities by the Islamic State — the self-proclaimed new “caliphate” — today, April 24, marks the genocide of Armenian and other Christian minorities by Turkey’s Islamic Ottoman Empire, the last caliphate.

Most American historians who have examined the question agree that what the Armenians experienced was a deliberate, calculated genocide…

  • winniec

    The supremacism and master-racist beliefs of Turkish Muslims have not changed. The Armenian Genocide took place because of those beliefs which are still present. The main belief of dhimmitude is that the dhimmi has no rights under Islam, only ‘privileges’ that may be suspended for any reason by the Islamic dictator.

    The slaughters of 2 million Armenians were acknowledged by the last Sultan.

    “I refer to those awful massacres. They are the greatest stain that has ever disgraced our nation and race. They were entirely the work of Talat and Enver. I heard some days before they began that they were intended. I went to Istanbul and insisted on seeing Enver. I asked him if it was true that they intended to recommence the massacres which had been our shame and disgrace under Abdul Hamid. The only reply I could get from him was: ‘It is decided. It is the program.’”

    – Prince Abdul Mecid (later last Sultan Abdul Mecid II)

  • ontario john

    But the cbc refuses to call it genocide. Even the Star says the word genocide is controversial in this matter. How can they be wrong? Obey your betters people.

  • pdxnag

    What will history call the expulsion of 40 million Muslim invaders of Europe?

    • Kathy Nelson

      Justice. Survival of civilization. Environmental protection. The list goes on…