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‘Mixed’ marriages lose stigma among Iranians

URL: http://www.jewishjournal.com/weddings/article/mixed_marriages_lose_stigma_among_iranians_20071214

If Arash Saghian's recent marriage had taken place in the late 1980s or early 1990s, he would likely have faced ostracism from Los Angeles' Iranian Jewish community. The family of the 25-year-old businessman might have also frowned upon the match, all because his spouse Maya was Ashkenazi.

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