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Tehran’s White House Welcome

Machla Abramovitz

Long before world powers and Iran agreed on a nuclear deal in late November, Iran’s unofficial lobby in the United States had penetrated the Oval Office, influencing key players — no one more than the president himself.

 

Get Down to Business

Shimmy Blum

Do you prefer being your own boss with a sense of control over your financial destiny, or are you comfortably entrenched at the mercy of your employer’s financial success, generosity, or mood? Make sure to read these tips from three business gurus if you’re thinking of breaking out of the employee comfort zone and charging ahead on your own.

 

They’ve Got Our Rhythm

Barbara Bensoussan

From their perch above the dance floor, the non-Jewish members of a typical Jewish wedding band have a sterling view of our lives and customs. So, what do we look like from the bandstand?

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