Our survey revealed that on the UCLA campus, there really is no consensus regarding interracial relationships. I see how their boyfriends and husbands treat them. The wife stays home to cook while the guy does what he wants.
Are you looking for just an Armenian, or a wife or husband that will be faithful to you and be a good mother or father?
By looking for just an Armenian you may eliminate a lot of good choices out there, but if you marry an Armenian who also can be a good wife/mother you may be truly blessed! Praying for a good spouse for you, whomever he or she may be, is the best option.
Some of the struggles continue, and today, there are still families living in those same shipping containers. After almost 30 years, they’ve rotted and they’re increasingly unstable.
Only tremendous effort and ingenuity keep the domiks from being fatally cold in winter and ovens in summer.
As I learned through interpreters, many of the domik families share a similar story: High unemployment drove a breadwinner to work abroad, often in Russia, but for reasons X, Y or Z, the money stopped coming.
That's common for many in Armenia, where 30 percent of the population is poor.
An immediate solution presented itself: People moved into the containers.
They were better than freezing to death, but not much better.
Domik resident Melina grew up in and out of orphanages.
She and the other residents only wanted their first names used in the story.
But soon the USSR went the way of so many of its crumbled Armenian buildings.