Sarah Moosazadeh

Writer

Freelance writer covering different cultures and people who are creating an impact in the world.

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Atlanta Jewish Times

Witness to Devastation in Puerto Rico

Much of Puerto Rico remains devastated and faces problems with supplies of power, food and fresh water almost five months after Hurricane Maria swept across the island at...

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HIAS, JF&CS Helped Settle Jewish Refugees in Atlanta

Almost 30 years have passed since my parents emigrated from Iran to Atlanta to escape persecution. They were among countless Jewish refugees who resettled in the area with the...

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AJA Immortalizes Polish Holocaust Survivors

Women of all ages gathered for this year's Atlanta Jewish Academy Upper School Chagiga play, "The Might of Right," which recounts stories of bravery relayed by community...

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Arno, Frantz Are Top Two at Power of One

More than 300 guests gathered to honor 27 people from Atlanta's Jewish organizations who have demonstrated empathy to people with disabilities at the fourth annual Power of One...

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Emory Lecture Turns to Ottoman Empire

The five-century history of Sephardic Jews in the Ottoman Empire is the topic of the 22nd annual Tenenbaum Family Lecture in Judaic Studies on Monday, Feb. 12. "So much of what...

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How Israeli Tech Assists Philips Arena, Hawks

A crowd of young professionals packed Philips Arena 's Comcast Business Zone on Wednesday, Jan. 24, to hear Jason Parker discuss the facility's use of Israeli technology. As the...

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Breman Exhibit Preserves Iraqi Jewish Heritage

Iraq had a flourishing Jewish community until political regimes forced most Jews to leave. Only a few remain, but people can view their rich culture at the Breman Museum's...

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'ICU Grandpa' Comforts Babies at Scottish Rite

When you first hear David Deutchman's voice, you feel a sense of warmth and kindness. The tone matches his personality and is perhaps why babies embrace him when he volunteers...

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DeKalb Teacher Accused of Abuse, Anti-Semitism

A teacher has been removed from the classroom at Peachtree Charter Middle School more than a month after students reported viewing a graphic video in class and accused him of...

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Israeli Consulate Welcomes New Political Adviser

Maya Fidelman's attraction to people instead of molecules made her forgo a position at Teva Pharmaceuticals to pursue a career in politics, a passion she is fulfilling as the...

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Double Standard for Free Speech Seen on Campus

Jewish college students can go to school anywhere and nowhere to feel safe, former University of California President Mark Yudof told a packed room at the Grand Hyatt in...

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Koresh's Dances Move Through Mideast, Emotions

Dance is a form of storytelling for Koresh Dance Company 's artistic director, Ronen Koresh. It's also a platform to share his Yemenite culture. Koresh comes from a long line of...

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Davis 7th-Graders Hit Road to Compare Religions

Encouraging students to learn about the world around them through different perspectives is one of the Davis Academy 's main objectives. It is also part of an integrated unit of...

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Lefont Theater Sold, Becomes Springs Cinema

After more than 13 years under George Lefont's ownership, the Lefont Sandy Springs Theater has been sold to East Cobb resident Brandt Gully. The sale was finalized Nov. 8.,...

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Food Paves a Parsi-Jewish Passage to India

Food's power to educate people about cultures united Parsi chef Meherwan Irani (owner of Chai Pani), Jewish chefs Todd Ginsberg ( The General Muir) and Eli Kirshtein (formerly...

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4 Questions With Mark Yudof

Mark Yudof had a front-row seat for the rise of the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement on American college campuses as the president of the University of California from...

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AJA's Lower School Performs Winnie the Pooh

Atlanta Jewish Academy visited the house at Pooh Corner for the Lower School's performance of "Winnie the Pooh Kids." AJA first- through fourth-graders put on the show twice, on...

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Innovative Techniques Help People Trace Their Genealogy

Gary Palgon has worked on genealogy since he was 13 and traced his family to the 1600s in Lyakhovichi, Belarus. He expanded on his findings and offered the Jewish Genealogical...

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Persian Artist Preserves Jewish Heritage

Art is an addiction for Jewish Persian painter Dana Nehdaran as it is a platform to share his culture and connect the past and present. His latest series, "Esther's Children,"...

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Reform Movement Fights for Israeli Awareness

Debates about Israel's relationship with the Diaspora, its stance on pluralism and the Reform movement's ability to attract people have grown heated at times this year. Prime...