LMTV July 2019: WORLD TOUR ON A BICYCLE – With DNYAN YEWATKAR

The Light Millennium Television – LMTV Presents…

JULY 2019 Schedule

Commercial FREE
Public Interest Programs…

From LOCAL to GLOBAL…

[TurkishLibrary.Us – July 7, 2019] Dnyaneshwar (Dnyan, in short) has started his huge and noble journey to spread out the message and vision of Mahatma Gandhi to the world out of India in November 2016. Along with Gandhi’s message the core message of all great personalities like – nonviolence, truth, clean & peaceful society.
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TURKISH HERITAGE DAY

[TurkishLibrary.Us]
“Turkish Heritage Day” is organized and will be presented, in collaboration with the Turkish-American civil society organizations mainly from New York, New Jersey and Long Island, in coordination with the Turkish Consulate General in New York and the Borough of Brooklyn at the Columbus Park in front of Brooklyn Borough Hall on Sunday, June 9, 2019.
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Report: UNSCR 1325 on PEACE, WOMEN, SECURITY & SECULARISM

On Thursday April 11, The Light Millennium led and hosted a UN related side event under the theme of Peace, Women, Security & Secularism (PWSS) in reflection of the 19th Anniversary of the Unite Nations Resolution 1325 on Women, Peace and Security. Along with the UNSCR #1325 & Secularism main concept, the event presented in support of and in conjunction with the SDGs 5, 16 and 17.
Report on the UNSCR 1325 On PEACE, WOMEN, SECURITY & SECULARISM Event
by: Jonathon CUMMINGS,
Partnership Manager, World Human Accountability Organization & in collaboration with Bircan Ünver, The Light Millennium

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LAICISM IS TO TREAT ALL BELIEVERS AND NON-BELIEVERS EQUALLY, AND LEAVE RELIGION IN THE PRIVATE DOMAIN

Raising children with required values and as useful members of the society requires high qualities. Therefore, women, being the nation’s mothers, need to be more enlightened and progressive than men.
Mustafa Kemal ATATÜRK

Presented by Mirat YAVALAR, Co-Founder & Treasurer,
ATATÜRK SOCIETY OF AMERICA
(UN – DGC – CSO)
at conference PEACE, WOMEN, SECURITY & SECULARISM


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EMPOWERING WOMEN THROUGH MUSIC EDUCATION

In commemoration of the 19th Anniversary of the United Nations Security Council Resolution 1325
Good Afternoon,
I am, Dr. Aysegul Durakoglu, honored to be a part of the Light Millennium’s Program on the Peace, Women, Security and Secularism to commemorate the 20th Anniversary of the United Nations Security Council Resolution.  As an educator in higher education and an active musician, I would like to focus on education to empowering women to conquer their struggles in finding opportunity for an equal education;
and, to touch upon the issues of gender equality in the music industry.
Presented by Ayşegül DURAKOĞLU, PhD, Pianist and Professor of Music,
Stevens Institute of Technology.
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WE AIM TO BRING BACK THE “SECULARISM” CONCEPT INTO THE DISCUSSION IN CORRELATION WITH THE UNSCR 1325 AND SDGs TO THE UN GROUND

Concept Note:
PEACE, WOMEN, SECURITY & SECULARISM
Towards the 19th Anniversary of the United Nations Security Council
Resolution 1325 (2000) on Women and Peace and Security

And
In support of the SDGs#5, #16 and #17
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KADIN GÖZÜYLE İSTANBUL

Amerika Türk Kadınlar Birliği, Dünya Kadınlar Günü Kahvaltısından notlar…

Konuşmacılar: Fotoğrafçı Demet Demirkaya; Yazar Çağla Özgökçe Ural; ve Psikolog adayı Müge Dinç

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LMTV–March 2019: MAESTRO GÜRER AYKAL, IŞIK YOLLARINDA, THE WAYS OF THE LIGHT & THE VETO

The Light Millennium Television Proudly Presents through Queens Public Television in Queens, New York since January 2000…

COMMERCIAL FREE PROGRAMS…

Independent programs on Arts, Culture, Poetry, Girls–Woman Rights, and Global Concerns
Language: Turkish & English (bilingual)
Executive Producer – Director & Host: Bircan Ünver
LMTV – on Saturday, March 2, 2019  (shown):
• MAESTRO GÜRER AYKAL İLE ÖZGEÇMİŞİ ÜZERİNE BİR SÖYLEŞİ…
Channels# 56/1996/84/36 Time: 12:30 pm
Language: Turkish | Duration: 28:30 min
VIDEO
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DÜNYA ŞİİR GÜNÜ, NEW YORK’TA ATTİLA İLHAN’IN ŞİİRLERİYLE ŞÖLEN TADINDA KUTLANDI…

[TurkishLibrary.Us, New York, 3 Mart 2019] 1 Mart Cuma akşamı, Attila İlhan’ın şiirleriyle, Dünya Şiir Günü (21 Mart) 20. yıldönümü çerçevesinde New York’ta T.C. Başkonsolosluğu’nun ev sahipliğinde bir şölen tadında kutlandı..

Biz bu yolculuğa böyle başlamıştık…
“nasıl doğmakla başlarsa ölüm
ölmekle başlar öyle hayat
bil ki dünyayı sarsan sıçramalar
birikmiş şuurlarla gelir” 

Attila İlhan

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NEW YORK’TA ŞİİRLERİYLE ATTİLA İLHAN – 1 Mart

• Evsahibi:
New York Türk Başkonsolosluğu
• Adres: 825 3rd Ave, New York, NY 10022

• Organizasyon: The Light Millennium
• RSVP için e-posta: EVENT(at)LightmiLLeNNium.org

• RSVP için son gün:  25 Şubat
• Oturma kapasitesi sınırlıdır. 
• Katılım: Ücretsizdir.
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NY’ta BİRLEŞMİŞ MİLLETLER’İN (UNESCO) DÜNYA ANA DİLİ GÜNÜ KUTLAMASINA DAVET

Amerika Türk Kadınları Birliği Sunar:
SANATIN LABİRENTLERİNDEN ~ IŞIK YOLLARINA…
Birleşmiş Milletler’in (UNESCO) Dünya Ana Dili Günü’nü
Bircan Ünver’in iki kitabıyla birlikte kutlamaya davet ediyoruz.

• Gün: 23 Şubat 2019, Cumartesi
SAAT: 14:00 – 16:00
• Yer: Atatürk Okulu
45 East 81st Street, New York, NY 10028
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AN INVITATION TO TURKISH HERITAGE SPEAKERS

Do you speak TURKISH with your parents?
[TurkishLibrary.Us] For our international linguistic study, we are looking for English/Turkish bilinguals who . . . 
⎫ Are 14-18 or 23-36 years old
⎫ Were born in the U.S. or raised here since the age of 2
⎫ Can read and write in Turkish and English
⎫ Live in NYC/NJ
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2019, İNSAN OLMA VE İNSANLIĞI GELİŞTİRME YILI OLSUN…

“Tek bir kimse geride kalmasın!” Ban ki-Moon, 
– (Eski) BM Genel Sekreteri
“Bilgi, Işık’tır.”
– Damon T. Berry, “The Knowledge of the Forever Time

2019 yılından bütün zamanlardan çok daha ümitliyim! Çünkü, İNSANLIK artık bir dönüm noktasındadır…
Ya ahmaklıklarımıza teslim olup kendimizi ve yeryüzünü topyekün infilak ettireceğiz!
Ya da…
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AYŞE ALAGÖZ NEW YORK’TA “ERKEK ATLASI” ÖYKÜ KİTABINI TANITTI…

Kitap | Etkinlik | Söyleşi
Serde zaten dünya insanı olmaya da bir istek var. Evrildim. Tüm değerlerim olmasa da, en çok aşk evrildi. Yeniden tanımlamaya başladım. Tek tanımı var mı?  İlk aşk sözcükleri kimler arasında konuşuldu, derken global dünya da aşk–meşk ilişkilerine kafayı taktım.”
TANITIM:
Öykü ve oyun yazarı Ayşe Alagöz, Amerika Türk Kadınları Birliği’nin | ATKB düzenlediği kitap söyleşi ve imza gününde, “Erkek Atlası” adlı öykü kitabını tanıttı.
Etkinlik, 1 Aralık 2019 Cumartesi günü öğleden sonra, Manhattan’da, Atatürk Okulu’nunda yer aldığı, 6. Bölge’de Lillie D Blake Okulu’nun kütüphanesinde gerçekleşti. Etkinliğe, ATKB’nin “kadın” üyeleri ilgi gösterdi ve yazarı ilgiyle dinledi.

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BECOMING BILINGUAL

Photo©Lightmillennium

Part II of II– Interview | Part I
A. Becoming Bilingual

1. What was your motive to learn another language?

In early 1970’s in Turkey, learning another language was not a part of the public school system, in particular, in the elementary school and during the first five-year years. However, after elementary school, starting in the middle school, public school system offered one-foreign language option and once-a-week as 40 min. within the following three: English, French and German

I had chosen English. On the other hand, I realized that once-a-week and total 40 min. based on the memorizing vocabulary and reading The Smith Family story alone was not enough.

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"The U.S. Turkish Library & Museum For Friendship and Peace" project joined, and has been produced under the umbrealla of The Light Millennium Organization effective on October 15, 2015.