This is an excerpt from “I Am Jewish: Personal Reflections Inspired by the Last Words of Daniel Pearl” (2004), edited by Judea and Ruth Pearl. Ruth Pearl died July 20, 2021 at the age of 85.
Remembering Ruth Pearl, mother of slain journalist Daniel Pearl, and ‘strength incarnate’ who died July 20 at age 85
Last week, I reached out to Tamara Pearl for a statement while working on a story about Pakistan’s shocking Supreme Court order to release the man who masterminded the kidnapping and murder of her brother, journalist Daniel Pearl, 19 years ago.
The men had been involved in Jewish-American journalist’s kidnapping, the court found, but not in his murder.The post [Pakistani court orders r…
Judea Pearl speaks about the fight to keep his son Danny Pearl’s killer in prison in Pakistan
Absent from the debate about Zionism and feminism is a protester declaring: “Sister Linda, it is Zionophobia and Feminism that are incompatible.”
LOS ANGLES (JTA) — When Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl was kidnapped by Islamic extremists in January 2002, the most famous American Muslim of the day, Muhammad Ali, pleaded publicly for his release and life. “I appeal to you to show Daniel Pearl compassion and kindness,” Ali implored Pearl’s abductors, who would behead the…
A suspect in the execution-style murder of Jewish-American journalist Daniel Pearl in Pakistan was released by a Pakistani court due to lack of evidence.
Steven Sotloff’s tragic death earlier this week has raised an old question: should Jewish journalists in Muslim countries hide their identities?
Samantha Power, the U.S. ambassador to the United Nations, posted a correction to a tweet about Daniel Pearl that stirred controversy over the slain journalist’s death.