How should we safeguard our identity in times when we are constantly bombarded with information and ideas which often act to erode the sense of one’s identity? How can Armenians persevere in the current geopolitical conditions? We offer the means. Learn more about the history of Armenia, our heritage, our language, our traditions, and values during the radio program “Akunk” (Source).
In his memoirs, Stepan Ghorghanyan described the period when the country had everything except national and state interests. The country was plundered with the appetite of a predator.
Kars is not just a toponym for us or a place of a past kingdom. Above all, Kars is a criterion of dignity for us, which we lost, I hope, temporarily... As V. Harutyunyan says, "On October 30, 1920, history put a mirror in front of the Armenian people and said: 'Armenian people, look in this mirror, see your image, and know yourself'." It's murderous. The governor presented our mirror reflection to us.
Every Armenian with state mindset needs to read Stepan Ghorghanyan's memoirs. In my opinion, they should become a guide for all officials, of today or of the future, on how not to rule a country.
- Vladimir Harutyunyan