Posts Tagged ‘Robert Jay Lifton’

By: Roger W. Smith
College of William and Mary Williamsburg, Virginia

Eric Markusen
Southwest State University Marshall, Minnesota

Robert Jay Lifton
The City University of New York

This article examines Turkish efforts to deny the Armenian genocide of 1915-17. Specifically, it exposes an arrangement by which the government of Turkey has channeled funds into a supposedly objective research institute in the United States, which in turn paid the salary of a historian who served that government in its campaign to discredit scholarship on the Armenian genocide. (more…)