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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.

  • U.K. group creates police guide to Judaism

    A security organization for the British Jewish community produced “A Police Officer’s Guide to Judaism.”

  • U.N. racism panel queries Israel

    A U.N. anti-racism panel will question Israel over a controversial dig in Jerusalem’s Old City.

  • 2 Jews killed in murder-suicide

    A Jewish student at Arizona State University and her visiting Jewish friend were murdered.

  • 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.