For the last 30 some odd years L.A. area Iranian Jewish activist, George Haroonian has been involved with a whole host of community related issues from religious and traditional controversies to political matters concerning Iran and the Jews still living in Iran. Yet during the last...
A night of anger and reflection
Israel forced to rethink ‘unconstitutional’ African expulsion plan
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Biggest takeaway from 2014 Israel Index is support for freedom
Poem: Yom Kippur
Moving and shaking: Tour de Summer Camps, Woman to Woman Conference and more
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The danger of gossip
May 27, 2011 | 7:01 pm
May 24, 2011 | 7:18 pm
Los Angeles-based attorney A. David Youssefyeh has been insulted, had vicious rumors spread about him and even been verbally threatened by many in his Iranian Jewish community here in Southern California over the past three years for speaking in support of his client—many of whom are...
May 24, 2011 | 5:43 pm
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September 27, 2010 | 4:08 pm
February 18, 2010 | 11:58 pm
I had the unique challenge these past several weeks of researching and writing the cover story for this week’s Journal concerning the alleged business fraud scandals that are currently shaking Southern California’s Iranian Jewish community to its core. Since late 2008 many in the...
December 31, 2008 | 4:57 pmHoliday Cover
I was not totally surprised by The Journal's holiday cover showing a guy dressed in a red sweater and tartan pants ("True Confessions of a Real Jew," Dec. 19). Festooned in golden glitter, he held a stick of candy cane in one hand and a quart of eggnog, complete with...