Quantcast

Jewish Journal

World Briefs

By JTA Staff

June 20, 2002 | 8:00 pm

AJ Congress Halts France Trips

The American Jewish Congress (AJCongress) suspended its tour programs to France. The group said in an ad in Monday's New York Times that it took the move... read full article

  • World Briefs

    June 13, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Bush Speaks Out for Israel

    President Bush spoke out in defense of Israel and reiterated his criticism of Yasser Arafat. "Israel has a right to defend herself," Bush told reporters June 10 as he met in the White House with Israeli Prime Minister Ariel Sharon. Bush again spoke of his...

  • Mission Accomplished

    By Amy Klein

    June 13, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Dr. Robert Khorhramian had never been to Israel before. Since he moved to Los Angeles from Iran in the late 1970s, the 46-year-old foot and ankle surgeon had planned many times to visit, yet something came up every time. But last month at Sinai Temple, he heard about the 48-hour...

  • Community Briefs

    By Journal Staff

    June 13, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Holocaust Bill Passed by Assembly

    A revision of Holocaust studies in California's schools is on its way. On May 23, the Assembly unanimously passed Assembly Bill 2003, the Holocaust Genocide Education Act. The bill outlines a plan to establish a 12-member Holocaust-Genocide...

  • ADVERTISEMENT
    PUT YOUR AD HERE
  • Dissent in Los Angeles

    By Gene Lichtenstein

    June 13, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    A few weeks ago, two Israeli army reservists came to Los Angeles to explain why they (members of an organization called Yesh Gvul), and perhaps 450 of their fellow reservists, refused to serve their time of duty in the Occupied Territories. They had already spoken in San Francisco,...

  • World Briefs

    By JTA Staff

    June 6, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Mariane Pearl Gives Birth to Son

    Adam D. Pearl, the son of slain journalist Daniel Pearl and his wife Mariane, was born May 28 in Paris, the family has announced.

    In a statement, the family reported that Adam weighed 5.7 pounds and that his birth "rekindles the joy, love and humanity...

  • World Briefs

    By JTA Staff

    May 30, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Chandra Levy Remembered

    More than 1,200 mourners attending the memorial service for Chandra Levy on Tuesday were greeted by the strains of Hebrew melodies, played by a quartet from the local symphony. As Chandra Levy's family -- parents Robert and Susan and 21-year-old brother Adam...

  • Community Briefs

    By Journal Staff

    May 30, 2002 | 8:00 pm

    Youth Panel at USC A panel dubbed "Peace in the Mideast:

    Youth Speak Out" will be held at USC on June 5. The roundtable discussion, moderated by KCRW's "Which Way L.A."'s Warren Olney, will feature 10 young adults from throughout Southern California high schools and universities to...

Page 552 of 585

First < 550 551 552 553 554 > VIEW LAST PAGE

ADVERTISEMENT
PUT YOUR AD HERE