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avatar Shahrouz Khalifian
Shahrouz Sean Khalifian is a student at California State University, Long Beach, studying history and journalism. He vehemently supports fair and impartial journalism, and he hopes to use his background in history, as well as his talent as a writer, to achieve this.

ARTICLES BY: Shahrouz Khalifian


April 27, 2012 11:47 am
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The Spanish Inquisition and the Spread of Conversos in the Americas

A road trip down to the Mexican-American border would yield much of what you would expect -- miles of endless and vacant deserts, a compelling...

April 18, 2012 2:10 pm
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Muslim Students at CA University Protest Israel on Yom HaShoa

Muslim students at California State University, Long Beach have chosen the week of Yom HaShoa to hold their annual protest against Israel, dubbed "Palestinian Awareness...

March 4, 2012 1:05 pm
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Anti-Zionist Historian Faces Criticism for Cal State Lectures

Ilan Pappé, an anti-Zionist Israeli historian and professor at the University of Exeter in England, faced criticism recently for his guest lectures at the California...

March 4, 2012 6:09 am
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Jewish-Iranian Leader, Holocaust Hero Dies in California

Ebrahim Yahid, a major advocate for Israel and a highly influential leader in the Jewish-Iranian community in Southern California, died last week at the age...

December 13, 2011 11:28 am
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CA Public University System Debates Reinstating Israel Study Program

After a nine-year moratorium, the California State University system is currently considering the reinstatement of its study abroad programs to Israel for its 420,000 students...

Culture

Chutzpah and High Heels: A Sad, Funny, True Story

Chutzpah & High Heels, by Jessica Fishman. 317 pages. Yotzeret Publishing. $15.95. In her new book, Jessica Fishman gives us an...

New Documentary Details Extraordinary Holocaust Escape

JNS.org - The mission to tell the world the story of Jack Kagan's risky escape from a Nazi labor camp consumed Kagan and...

Israeli President Rivlin Witnesses Jewish State’s Technology in Action in Vietnam

JNS.org- Israeli President Reuven Rivlin this week visited the Southeast Asian nation of Vietnam,...

Features

As Recreational Use Clears Hurdle, Medical Cannabis Rides High in Israel

JNS.org - Beyond the scent of cannabis drifting through the venue, there was an extra...

‘Jesus’s Tomb’ Shrine Unveiled After Painstaking Restoration Efforts in Jerusalem

JNS.org - After several months of meticulous restoration work, the shrine that...

Hezbollah Uses Terror Recruitment to Threaten Israel

JNS.org - When it comes to the threat posed by Hezbollah, Israelis often worry about rocket attacks or other conventional arms. But...

Israel

Hamas Closes Gaza-Israel Border in Wake of Commander’s Assassination

Hamas closed the border crossing between the Gaza Strip in Israel on Sunday morning in the wake of the assassination of one of its commanders, Mazan Fukha. As a result of...

Middle East

Iran Sanctions 15 US Companies for Alleged Collusion With Israel

Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 U.S. companies for alleged human rights violations and cooperating with Israel, the state news agency IRNA reported on Sunday, in a tit-for-tat reaction to...

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