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Iran's Velvet Revolution?

13:48 10 June in Latest, Politics
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By Jeremy Gillick What will change if Mirhossein Mousavi, a former Iranian Prime Minister, a "moderate," and the primary challenger to reigning Iranian president and rabble-rouser Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, wins this Friday's much-hyped Iranian election? Will Iran abandon it's nuclear program or change its position vis-a-vis Israel...

A Real Girl

15:38 08 June in Culture, Latest
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By Michelle Albert Besides being unique in that she's Jewish, the newest American Girl Doll shares a name with a criminal wanted by the FBI. Rebecca Rubin is 18 inches tall, with light brown hair and hazel-green eyes. She is the daughter of Russian-Jewish immigrants living...

Jewish Fanaticism

12:47 05 June in Latest, Politics
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By Jeremy Gillick In the wake of the Manis Friedman controversy, some suggested that Moment should have censored itself in order to protect the Jewish community's image. Abe Foxman, for example, the controversial director of the Anti-Defamation League, told the Forward that, while he was "not...