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  • Persian Jews support Katsav

    As Moshe Katsav faces accusations of rape and sexual misconduct in Israel, Iranian American Jews are lining up to back him.

  • New park to be named for Sharon

    Israeli officials proposed naming a park built on an enormous converted garbage dump after Ariel Sharon.

  • P.A. Parliament: Arabs should shun Israel

    The Palestinian Authority Parliament called on Arab states to shun Israel.

  • Persian Jews politicking on Rodeo Drive

    Three candidates for the Beverly Hills City Council show how Southern California’s nearly 30,000 Iranian Jews have increased their political involvement in the past several years.

  • Olmert meets Anglo Jews

    Ehud Olmert met with an Anglo-Jewish delegation.

  • Emory profs protest Carter speech

    Emory University professors protested plans for former President Carter to speak at the school.

  • UConn’s Dubai campus debated

    The proposed establishment of a University of Connecticut campus in Dubai has raised concerns, including the fact that Israelis can’t study there.

  • Pollard supporters picket Rice

    Campaigners for Jonathan Pollard’s release tried to picket Condoleezza Rice during her Jerusalem visit.

  • Police probe post-circumcision death

    Police are investigating the death of an infant who went into cardiac arrest 15 minutes after his circumcision in a north London synagogue Feb. 1.

  • Jerusalem opens alcohol-free bar

    An alcohol-free bar opened in Jerusalem with municipal funding.