Ambassador Hector Timerman assured a group of Los Angeles Jewish leaders at a black-tie dinner last month that the Argentina he represents is not his father's Argentina. For Timerman, now his country's consul general in New York, the...
Tag: Iranian Divestment
Briefs: Timerman says it’s not his father’s Argentina, Delshad backs off Beverly Hills Iranian dives
September 8, 2007 | 8:00 pmA Different Argentina for Timerman and Jews
Briefs: Delshad to Beverly Hills: Just say 'no' to investment in Iran; Survivors still fighting Germany for reparations
July 19, 2007 | 8:00 pmDelshad Plans Iran Divestment for Beverly Hills
Beverly Hills Mayor Jimmy Delshad announced plans last Friday to introduce a city measure later this month that will require city employee pension funds to divest several million dollars in investments with companies doing business with...
June 28, 2007 | 8:00 pmWeiss' Iran Divestment Measure Approved
The Los Angeles City Council this week directed the city's pension fund to stop investing in foreign companies involved in Iran's defense, energy and nuclear industries. The measure, introduced by Councilman Jack Weiss, is part of a rolling...
June 21, 2007 | 8:00 pm
June 14, 2007 | 8:00 pmWeiss Proposes City Funds Divestment
If Los Angeles City Councilman Jack Weiss has his way, Los Angeles soon will join a growing list of American communities divesting from companies that do business in Iran.
"We are referring to it as a terror-free investment policy," said Weiss,...
April 26, 2007 | 8:00 pm
April 5, 2007 | 8:00 pmTo the extent that you closely monitor the hearings of the Committee on Judiciary of the California State Assembly -- and you know you do -- you might want to keep an especially close eye on the upcoming vote on AB 221.
The bill introduced by freshmanAssemblyman Joel Anderson (R-El...