“My father’s Jewish, my mother’s Jewish, I’m Jewish.” Those are the words uttered by American journalist Daniel Pearl in the moment before he was murdered by jihadis in 2002. Those same words were recalled last week by Judea Pearl as he lit a flame in his son’s honor in Jerusalem....
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April 18, 2013 | 1:34 pm
April 18, 2013 | 12:52 pm
This article originally appeared on themedialine.org.
Adam Pearl, now ten-years old, never met his father, Daniel — a heroic journalist who family and friends say gave his life for truth. Pearl was serving as The Wall Street Journal’s South Asia bureau chief in 2002 when he was...
March 19, 2013 | 5:11 am
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May 11, 2008 | 4:00 pm
Danny’s parents, Judea and Ruth Pearl, reflect on his life and last words in this webcam video shot 1/18/2007 in the kitchen of their Encino, CA home.
Daniel, a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, was murdered in Karachi, Pakistan on February 1, 2002.
In a widely-circulated...
February 22, 2008 | 2:32 pm
When I got the idea to shoot a webcam video with Danny Pearl’s parents (Judea and Ruth) discussing Danny’s last words (“I am Jewish”), I never imagined that a year later it would have been watched by over 100,000 YouTube viewers.
Dr. Pearl e-mailed me to point out the numbers:...
March 14, 2007 | 8:00 pm
The Pearls recorded this video to mark the fifth anniversary of Danny's death.
Click on the BIG ARROW to view.
Judea and Ruth Pearl were notified late Wednesday evening that the suspected mastermind behind the Sept. 11 attacks, Khalid Sheik Mohammed, has confessed to personally...
February 28, 2002 | 7:00 pm