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Mr. Obama, We are Ashamed of You

AZYaateeh Wrote: Apr 26, 2012 10:34 AM
@canetoad: Can we talk about the genocide committed on the Plains Apache by their Comanche neighbors? Native history is more complex than your quaint "good Indian, bad white man" nonsense.

From the time Christianity was introduced to the people living in the region known to historians as Armenia by the apostles Bartholomew and Thaddeus in the 1st century up until 1915, Christian Armenians built and worshipped in churches all throughout present day Turkey.

Armenia was the first Christian nation adopting the religion in 301 AD.  According to church records (which were diligently kept by priests) in 1915 there were, outside of the city of Istanbul in Turkey: 2538 Apostolic Churches, 560 Protestant churches, 451 Armenian Monasteries and 1996 Armenian Schools.

These were beautiful structures that lasted for millennium that...