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Rosie Malek-Yonan

Data de nascimento: 4. Julho 1965

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Rosie Malek-Yonan is an Assyrian-American actress, author, director, public figure and activist. Malek-Yonan became a noted pianist at an early age. Having graduated from the University of Cambridge, she settled in the United States, where she pursued a career in music and dramatic arts. As an actress she appeared in well over 30 films and television series, including Up Close & Personal and Rendition , as well as, among others, Dynasty, CSI: Miami, JAG, ER and Babylon 5.

She also authored The Crimson Field, a historical novel set in the times of the Assyrian genocide during World War I; the book is one of the most popular pieces of prose among modern Assyrians.

Citações Rosie Malek-Yonan

„Anytime the western countries go to war in the Middle East, it becomes a religious war.“

—  Rosie Malek-Yonan
As quoted in "For Iraqi Christians, Money Bought Survival" http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/26/world/middleeast/26christians.html?_r=2&oref=slogin&ref=middleeast&pagewanted=all&oref=slogin#125%u201CAnyt427+1e60d401 (26 June 2008), by Andrew E. Kramer, The New York Times, New York: Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr., p. 1.

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„Iraq's 'liberation' has become the 'oppression' of Assyrians.“

—  Rosie Malek-Yonan
As quoted in "Congressional Hearing: Assyrian Plight" http://www.thecrimsonfield.com/rosiemalek-yonan.html (30 June 2006), The Crimson Field.

„When we perpetually allow the practice of genocide and holocaust and consent to the denial of such actions to linger for decades as in the case of the Assyrian, Armenian and Pontic Greek Genocides, we are in essence consenting to denial as a compromise. Denial is not compromise.“

—  Rosie Malek-Yonan
Speech to the House of Commons in London, United Kingdom. As quoted in "The House of Commons (London)" http://www.aina.org/news/20080423181206.htm (24 April 2008), by R. Malek-Yonan, Assyrian International News Agency.

„Anytime the western countries go to war in the Middle East, it becomes a religious war.“

—  Rosie Malek-Yonan
As quoted in "For Iraqi Christians, Money Bought Survival" http://www.nytimes.com/2008/06/26/world/middleeast/26christians.html?_r=2&oref=slogin&ref=middleeast&pagewanted=all&oref=slogin#125%u201CAnyt427+1e60d401 (26 June 2008), by Andrew E. Kramer, The New York Times, New York: Arthur Ochs Sulzberger, Jr., p. 1.

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„Iraq's 'liberation' has become the 'oppression' of Assyrians.“

—  Rosie Malek-Yonan
As quoted in "Congressional Hearing: Assyrian Plight" http://www.thecrimsonfield.com/rosiemalek-yonan.html (30 June 2006), The Crimson Field.

„When we perpetually allow the practice of genocide and holocaust and consent to the denial of such actions to linger for decades as in the case of the Assyrian, Armenian and Pontic Greek Genocides, we are in essence consenting to denial as a compromise. Denial is not compromise.“

—  Rosie Malek-Yonan
Speech to the House of Commons in London, United Kingdom. As quoted in "The House of Commons (London)" http://www.aina.org/news/20080423181206.htm (24 April 2008), by R. Malek-Yonan, Assyrian International News Agency.