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  • White House charm offensive pays off: Wiesel says tension is ‘gone’

    May 5, 2010 | 10:54 am

    When Elie Wiesel says it’s all kosher, it’s good.

    For now, anyway.

    President Obama capped an intensive two weeks of administration make-nice with Israeli officials and the American Jewish community by hosting Wiesel, the Nobel peace laureate and Holocaust memoirist, for lunch at...

  • Genocide survivors turn into lobbyists for Darfur

    By Sarah Price Brown

    September 21, 2006 | 8:00 pm

    Eli Wiesel and George Clooney have spoken out about it. Protesters have rallied against it. Even an online game seeks to draw attention to the ongoing genocide in Sudan's Darfur.
    Now, a local group is taking a different approach to turning the world's eyes toward the Sudanese...