Norik Gasparyan is a journalist and correspondent for the Tbilisi-based “Aliq Media” news agency since 2015. Gasparyan has written for the “Armenian Times” newspaper and has translated the book, “The Armenian Genocide in the Georgian Press: 1914-1918” from Georgian into Armenian. He is currently working on the Armenian translation of Anna Dolidze’s upcoming book, “Towards an Unknown Port.”
Protests have gripped Georgia for the last week following a vote against promised constitutional amendments that would have changed the country’s electoral system.
Eight ethnic Armenians were elected to the First Constituent Assembly of Georgia in 1918. Four were members of the Armenian Revolutionary Federation and the others from the Georgian Social Democratic Party. This article explores their lives and political activities.