Someone struggled for your right to vote. Use it.

The right to vote is essential in any democracy. This is a value Americans share with Armenians and one that must be protected and preserved. The concept that every citizen gets a voice in electing their leaders is so cherished that, for centuries, people around the world have fought and even died to attain or preserve that right.  The world …

In Pursuit of Peace: Honoring Martin Luther King Jr.

Many of our American holidays can be quite familiar to Armenians. For instance, while we might celebrate Christmas on different days, Armenians and Americans enjoy some similar traditions, from Santa Claus or “Dzmer Pap” to festive Christmas décor, trees, lighting, and music. But every January, after our Christmas trees have been taken down and the New Year’s confetti finally cleaned …

Being Cyber Smart

Being Cyber Smart

Over the past quarter century, cyberspace has become an increasingly inseparable part of life for billions of people around the world.  It now plays a foundational role in our social, economic, and political lives.  Cyberspace has created enormous opportunities to expand communication, commerce, and the free exchange of ideas. The United States firmly believes in an open, interoperable, reliable, and …