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Pro-Equality Group: Israel Questions US Activist at Airport

An undated portrait of Laura Mandel. (The News Deeply Blog) JERUSALEM — Israeli authorities extensively interrogated a Jewish American activist leaving the country about her work with a non-profit organization, the group said Tuesday. Israel has come un...
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Iranian-American Nurture New Generations After Revolution

IRVINE — Minoo Sharifan came to the United States from Iran in the 1970s for graduate school, and like many others, wound up settling in America, starting a career and raising her family while a revolution upended her homeland and fractured relations with the ...