Jewish Journal

Finally, It’s Time to Recognize and Remember

by Tabby Davoodi

August 3, 2012 | 11:53 am

30 YEARS AFTER, an Iranian-American Jewish civic organization, applauds the bipartisan sponsorship in Congress of legislation that would offer due recognition of the undeniable plight and... read on

  • My Brother Is Coming Home

    Michael Yadegaran

    October 17, 2011 | 3:28 pm

    In the summer of 2006, rockets rained down on Israel from its northern and southern borders as its army engaged militants on both fronts in fierce battle. What made this period one of the most difficult in Israel’s recent collective memory was that for the first time in over a... read on

  • 30 Years After Applauds California’s Enforcement of Iran Divestment Legislation

    By Sam Yebri

    October 13, 2011 | 12:45 pm

    30 Years After, an Iranian-American Jewish civic organization, applauds the State of California’s vigorous enforcement of the Iran Contracting Act of 2010, authored by Assemblymembers Mike Feuer and Bob Blumenfield.  Pursuant to the new law, California recently published a list of... read on

  • Iran Contracting Act of 2010 (AB 1650)

    By Sam Yebri

    October 1, 2010 | 11:18 am

    30 Years After applauds Governor Schwarzenegger for signing the Iran Contracting Act of 2010 (AB 1650) into law yesterday.  The law would preclude all public entities in California from renewing or entering into contracts with companies that have substantial business in Iran’s energy... read on

  • Reflections From The White House

    By Sam Yebri

    July 6, 2010 | 7:22 am


    July 5, 2010

    By Sam Yebri

    Thank goodness for frequent flyer miles.  When I received word that I was invited to the White House to witness President Obama sign the new Iran sanctions legislation, I scrambled to find a last-minute flight. ... read on

  • Our Turn

    By Sam Yebri

    March 3, 2010 | 3:54 am

    By: Michael Yadegaran

    Growing up, I listened in utter disbelief as different members of my family recalled the hardships they endured as political refugees leaving Iran. Their accounts revisit the arduous and heartbreaking process of fleeing a country so deeply entwined with our... read on

  • February 11th is a date of reflection for all Iranians

    By Sam Yebri

    February 11, 2010 | 8:44 pm

    February 11th is a date of reflection for all Iranians.  Today, thirty-one years ago, Iran underwent a revolution that would bring to power a radical regime and compel hundreds of thousands of Iranians to flee their homeland.

    Iranian Jews who immigrated to the United States were the... read on

  • Our Legacy Project

    By Sam Yebri

    January 31, 2010 | 11:25 am

    Our Legacy Project
    Written by Eman Esmailzadeh and Sam Yebri.

    This past December, 30 Years After launched “Our Legacy Project,” an unprecedented community-wide endeavor to commemorate and preserve Iranian Jewish history by connecting the future of the Jewish people with the... read on

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