Armen Bacon

Armen Bacon

‘Our revenge will be to survive’

Armen D. Bacon’s column: Like many Armenians this month, I will not only see “The Promise” but also pause on April 24, a day of remembrance, to honor my grandmother’s life and mourn the loss of her siblings and parents, and the 1.5 million Armenians massacred at the hands of Turks orchestrating a feat of monstrous, unthinkable proportions.

Armen Bacon

The too-muchness of life

Even in retirement, it is possible to be “addicted to busyness,” writes columnist Armen D. Bacon of Fresno, California. “Wanting to blame someone, my first instinct is finger-pointing: political turmoil, technology overload, troubled times … It turns out to be none of these things. It is all of these things.”

This is the bodycam footage of Napa County deputy shooting armed man at traffic stop

Napa County Sheriff’s Office released graphic video on Wednesday showing the fatal confrontation between a police officer and an armed man.