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The Armenian Genocide

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Black and white photo of a group of Armenian people, 4 adults and 8 children, dressed in warm clothing and standing outside with snow in the background.

Genocide: "the extermination of a racial, national, ethnic, or religious group." Recounts the extermination of the Armenian people by the Ottoman Empire in 1915. Gives warning signs that may lead to genocide and challenges the viewer to be aware of personal biases and actions or reactions. Old film footage and personal recountings add emphasis. NOTE: Scenes of bodies and skulls.

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