Jewish Journal

  • New sad trend of Jews being murdered in Iran

    By Karmel Melamed

    January 18, 2013 | 5:52 am

    For the last 33 years the Iranian regime has done its utmost to constantly utilize their propaganda machine by spinning images of the regime “loving Iran’s Jews” and the Jews living in a supposed “total paradise in Iran today”. In fact I have written extensively on how the regime’s... read on

  • Mensch Nikbakht: Giving a voice to the voiceless minorities in Iran

    By Karmel Melamed

    January 4, 2013 | 6:31 am

    This year I had the special honor of interviewing Frank Nikbakht, an Iranian Jewish activist and head of the Committee for Minority Rights in Iran based in Los Angeles after he was recognized by the Jewish Journal as a mensch. For nearly two decades he has volunteered his time and... read on