Natan Odenheimer

From Teherangeles with Love

Natan Odenheimer
From Teherangeles with Love

Three days after US President Donald Trump announced a travel ban on seven Middle Eastern countries, I met with Dora Nazarian, who fled from blacklisted Iran in 1979. She escaped Iran at the age of 18 with her family and found shelter, first in Israel, then in the United States. Her father established a business empire, and today he and his brother are considered the wealthiest Persian Jews in “Tehrangeles” – the Iranian hub of Los Angeles.

Continue reading in the JPostpublished Feburary 23rd 2017