When an e-mail arrived in my inbox recently announcing a public conversation between Gloria Steinem and Mona Eltahawy, I knew I had to be there, even though it was scheduled for midday on a Thursday across town at UCLA’s Hammer Museum. The juxtaposition of these two women was...
Obituaries: Week of May 29-June 3
Anne Meara, TV and stage actress, dies at 85
President Obama vs. the LA Times on anti-Semitism
Former ADL Regional Director Harvey Schechter; 91
Military chaplains gather to answer call of duty
Holocaust lessons brought live to classrooms
How the FIFA corruption scandal could affect Israel
Book review: ‘How Sweet It Is!’ is a gangster’s paradise
Tag: Mona Eltahawy
October 19, 2011 | 6:28 pm
January 26, 2011 | 12:09 pm
When I was typing the above headline Tuesday morning, I almost wrote, “Is Egypt Falling?” I had been glued to live streams on my computer of protesters in the streets of Cairo and Alexandria, as social unrest was sweeping through the Arab world’s largest and most influential...