Sarah Moosazadeh

Staff Writer - Atlanta Jewish Times

Writer covering Jewish happenings in Atlanta and various cultures around the world.

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Atlanta Jewish Times

Williams Touts Support for Trump, Bump Stocks

This is one of five profiles of Republican candidates for Georgia governor. In each, the AJT seeks the candidate's views on issues of particular interest to the Jewish...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Cagle Emphasizes Experience, Promises 500K Jobs

This is one of five profiles of Republican candidates for Georgia governor. In each, the AJT seeks the candidate's views on issues of particular interest to the Jewish...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Hill Seeks Restoration of Conservative Principles

This is one of five profiles of Republican candidates for Georgia governor. In each, the AJT seeks the candidate's views on issues of particular interest to the Jewish...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Tippins Puts SEAL, Business Skills Before Politics

This is one of five profiles of Republican candidates for Georgia governor. In each, the AJT seeks the candidate's views on issues of particular interest to the Jewish...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Small-Business Frustration Compels Kemp to Run

This is one of five profiles of Republican candidates for Georgia governor. In each, the AJT seeks the candidate's views on issues of particular interest to the Jewish...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Silcox Challenger Separates Politics From Religion

Gavi Shapiro is not letting politics interfere with his principles as an Orthodox Jew while running against incumbent Deborah Silcox in the Republican primary for Georgia's 52nd...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Silcox Stands by Legislative Record

Rep. Deborah Silcox faces opposition in the Republican primary for Georgia's 52nd District from Gavi Shapiro on May 22, but the freshman lawmaker said she is not worried because...

Middle East

Atlanta Jewish Times

Shinshinim Feel Love After Opening Hearts to Israel

The Jewish Federation of Greater Atlanta's Shinshinim, Lior Bar and Or Shaham, expected to spend the past year educating people in Georgia about their love for Israel but didn't...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Israeli's Puppetry Transports Adults Across Time

Contemporary adult puppetry may be a mystery to many, but for Israeli puppeteer Yael Rasooly, the art form opens a magical door to human emotions. Atlanta audiences can...

Atlanta Jewish Times

What Iranians Think About the Iran Deal

President Donald Trump's announcement Tuesday, May 8, that the United States is withdrawing from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action was perhaps prophesied. Not foreseen were...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Moosazadeh: A History of Iran's Revolutions

For many Iranians, the recent uprisings in Iran are a reminder of the religious fundamentalism, economic instability and oppression that have ruled Iran the past 40 years. Yet...

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The Neve Shalom Synagogue Massacre in Turkey

More than 450 people were scheduled to attend a bar mitzvah at Istanbul's Neve Shalom Synagogue on September 6, 1986 - but the congregants' prayers were short-lived. On that...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Traditions Preserve Judaism Before, After Iranian Exodus

Far before the 1979 revolution and chants of "Khomeini" swept through the streets of Tehran, Jews in Iran lived comfortable lives alongside their Muslim neighbors while...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Jewish State Gives Iranian Journalist Refuge

fearing her life was in danger in Turkey, she found support from Times of Israel Editor David Horovitz, who contacted Israeli officials and helped Amin move to Israel. While...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Israeli Heart Art Fosters Mindfulness

When Israeli artists Maya Gelfman and Roie Avidan sought to become the change they wished to see in the world, they separated themselves from everyday routines and adopted a...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Volunteers in ATVs Help Secure Border

"Saving lives matters, even if it's just one," Mireia Pons, Yatar 's director of public relations and fundraising, told the AJT about the organization's elite volunteer...

Atlanta Jewish Times

Birthright Israel Develops Fashion Sense

Liraz Mordechai is changing how Taglit-Birthright Israel participants view Israel through Fashionating Israel, an extension of the program that offers fashion enthusiasts the...

Atlanta Jewish Times

West Bank Visit Gives Rabbi New Perspective

Congregation B'nai Torah Rabbi Joshua Heller didn't expect to celebrate his 18th wedding anniversary in a Bethlehem back alley Israelis are forbidden to enter. But he seized the...