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  • Netanyahu publicly seeks Pollard’s release

    December 21, 2010 | 9:56 am

    Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu is asking President Obama for convicted spy Jonathan Pollard’s release.

    Netanyahu said Tuesday he would formally ask Obama to set free Pollard, who was sentenced to life in 1987 for spying for Israel.

    A number of Jewish groups routinely request...

  • German court OKs release of Eichmann files

    May 3, 2010 | 9:33 am

    A German court has paved the way for the release of secret files about executed Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann.

    In a decision announced last Friday, the Federal Administrative Court in Leipzig found the German government’s objections to release of the documents too vague.

  • ‘Protocols’ Exposes Ugly Legacy of Lies

    By Steven Rosen

    October 20, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    Not long after Sept. 11, an Egyptian cab driver in New York told filmmaker Marc Levin, whose documentary "Protocols of Zion" is being released Friday in Los Angeles, the act of terrorism was caused by Jews rather than by Muslim fundamentalists.

    No Jews had died in the attack, the...

  • Quiet Debut for ‘Passion’ DVD

    By David Finnigan

    September 30, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    When Rabbi Harold Shulweis learned that the DVD of "The Passion of the Christ," which debuted on Aug. 31, would be just a bare-bones, no-frills copy of Mel Gibson's controversial movie, the spiritual leader of Encino's Valley Beth Shalom said, "That's very good. I don't think the...

  • Jesus vs. Kyle

    By Adam Wills

    September 9, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    "Oh my God, we killed Jesus."

    Kyle Broflovski, "South Park's" resident Yid, has a tough time reconciling his people's culpability in the death of Jesus after seeing Mel Gibson's "The Passion of the Christ" in the episode, "The Passion of the Jew." Comedy Central has released "Jew"...

  • Future Uncertain for Five Iranian Jews

    By Michael J. Jordan

    February 27, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    The release from prison of five Iranian Jews last week was due not to a change of heart by the regime in Tehran, but to a political calculation that Iran's international image needs burnishing, observers say. And clouding the relief of the Jews' relatives and advocates is concern...

  • Briefs

    By Community Briefs

    February 6, 2003 | 7:00 pm

    L.A. Police Chief Visits Israel

    Los Angeles Chief of Police William Bratton (pictured with Tsion Ben David of the Israel Ministry of Tourism) placed a prayer in the Western Wall of the Old City during a recent visit to Israel. It was his first visit since 1986.

    "It's so...

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