To deny the Armenian genocide is like denying the Holocaust. You would be CRAZY to deny such a thing happened. Yet, to this day the US deliberately refrains from calling it a genocide to not piss off Turkey. Shows you how much the US really cares about human rights. Politics at its saddest.
You may ask, but why should the US care about such matters? If you really care to know the answer, then read this well thought out article by Stephen Zunes titled, US Denial of the Armenian Genocide to get your answers on how hypocritical our government is.