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  • SodaStream fires Palestinian employees in Ramadan fast dispute

    July 21, 2014 | 11:39 am

    The SodaStream company reportedly fired 60 Palestinian employees from its West Bank plant over a dispute on breaking the Ramadan fast.

    The workers were fired earlier this month, the WAC-MAAN trade union representing the Palestinian workers told The Marker, a business newspaper...

  • Golfer sues course, claims religious discrimination

    February 18, 2011 | 4:07 pm

    As the PGA Northern Trust Open gets under way at Riviera Country Club in Pacific Palisades, golfer Wade Morris finds himself on the sideline, a victim of what he says is religious discrimination.

    Morris has filed suit against Angeles National Golf Club in Sunland, alleging that the...

  • Jewish hockey player sues Anaheim Ducks for religious discrimination

    January 26, 2011 | 9:58 am

    A Jewish hockey player has sued the National Hockey League’s Anaheim Ducks for religious discrimination and harassment based on religion.

    Jason Bailey, 23, in a lawsuit filed Tuesday in California’s Orange County Superior Court, accused the coaches of one of the Ducks’ affiliate...

  • The Faith Wars Heat Up

    By James D. Besser

    May 19, 2005 | 8:00 pm

    It's nothing less than a revolution; in states across the country, an empowered Christian right is changing laws, rewriting textbooks, transforming the judiciary and even redefining science.

    The nation's culture wars have taken another leap in intensity. Since the 2004 elections,...

  • AIPAC Probe Fails to Erode Support

    By Ron Kampeas

    December 9, 2004 | 7:00 pm


    The public resurrection of a federal investigation involving Washington's top pro-Israel lobby has done little to shake Jewish confidence in the group -- but some organizations worry about the long road that now appears ahead.

    FBI investigators searched the Washington headquarters...

  • Does AIPAC Prober Target Jews?

    By Edwin Black

    September 23, 2004 | 8:00 pm

    David Szady, the senior FBI counterintelligence official currently heading the controversial investigation of the American Israel Public Affairs Committee (AIPAC), is well-known to senior Jewish communal officials, who assert he has targeted Jews in the past.

    Now, an investigation...