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The Theatre of Armenian Genocide

The Armenian Genocide began in the late 19th century and continued on through the first two decades of the the 20th

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A Guide to Occupy Wall Street

While America's airwaves, television screens and front pages have been duly preoccupied with massive street demonstrations and revolutions in the Middle East, the American people have been busy with their own protests.

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10th Anniversary of the War in Afghanistan

It was exactly 10 years ago today -- just under one month after the 9/11 attacks, that the Long War began.

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Zahras Paradise

Iran. In one word it elicits the highs and lows of reactions. It is a complex country with a complex people and it has been a mainstay of American news for a good 32 years.

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Manufacturing Immigrant Hysteria in America

America is a melting pot -- a coming together of different peoples from different countries, religions, ethnicities and ideologies. It began with immigration and it moves forward with it. But it's never been easy being different in America.

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The Biography of Obamas Father

In utter contrast to his son, Obama senior was a man whose public image was politically incorrect and rebellious -- he said and did as he wished, often without regard for his safety or his future.

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The Post 911 Exclusion of Ethnic Journalists

As America observes the 10th anniversary of the September 11th attacks, we bring you the voices of the ethnic and minority journalists whose authentic window into their communities has been lost in the quagmire of national disaster.

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Terrorism Training Casts Pall Over Muslim Employee

In the first of two stories on counterterrorism training, NPR reports on one training session that turned a state employee into a suspect.

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Her Ticket To Space: $20 Million

Anousheh Ansari, like many, dreamed of traveling to space in her childhood. And though she didn't pursue it as a career, this passion of hers has become a huge part of her life.

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Praying Toward Mecca In Outer Space

Prince Sultan Bin Salman Bin Abdulaziz Al Saud's historic space flight on the Discovery shuttle in 1985 marked many firsts for the shuttle program. He was the first Arab, Muslim, and member of royalty to travel into space.