This Week's Links
By Michelle Albert The Fatah-affiliated Al-Aqsa Martyrs Brigades have threatened Sacha Baron Cohen's life because of their inclusion in his latest film farce, Bruno. Fashionistas of the world, unite: Save Sacha! Persian Jews live the high life in Los Angeles. According to cartoonist Rich Tenorio, the right beverage can solve even the stickiest problems. Iranian protesters meeting to honor the people killed in the post-June 12 presidential election fracas were met with violence and tear gas. Jewish author Michael Chabon dislikes circumcision. Haaretz examines the rumors that White House Chief of Staff Rahm Emanuel is a "self-hating Jew" and is turning the Obama administration against Israel.