Armenian Genocide Protest Rally at Turkish Consulate, Wednesday Afternoon
* Note that there is a separate event earlier in the day organized by United Young Armenians. It is a commemorative march in Little Armenia in East Hollywood.
The Armenian Genocide March For Justice will be held on Wednesday, April 24, at the Turkish Consulate in Los Angeles.
The Consulate of Turkey is located at the address of 6300 Wilshire Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90048.
Buses to the venue will depart from designated pickup locations at 12:00 noon.
You can park your car at the Grove and catch a shuttle there.
For seat requests, call (888) 924-1915.
* All seats are subject to availability and on a first-come first-served basis.
This is an annual commemoration organized by the Armenian Genocide Committee, which consists of the following entities:
Western Diocese of the Armenian Church of North America
Western Prelacy of the Armenian Apostolic Church
Armenian Catholic Church of North America
Armenian Evangelical Union of North America
Armenian Revolutionary Federation
Armenian Democratic Liberal Party
Social Democrat Hunchak Party
Armenian General Benevolent Union – Western District
Armenian Relief Society – Western USA
Homenetmen Western U.S
Armenian Youth Federation
Armenian Assembly of America
Armenian National Committee of America – Western Region
Armenian Council of America
Armenian Bar Association
Organization of Istanbul Armenians
United Armenian Council of Los Angeles
Committee for Armenian Students in Public Schools (CASPS)
All-Armenian Student Association
National Armenian Law Students Association
California has the country’s largest population of people of Armenian descent, with more than 200,000 living in Los Angeles County.
Among Californians of Armenian descent are the Kardashians, the lawyer Mark Geragos, and former governor George Deukmejian.