Iran: Israel’s Existence ‘Insult to Humanity’

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TEHRAN, Iran (AP) — Israel’s existence is an “insult to all humanity,” Iran’s president said Friday in one of his sharpest attacks yet against the Jewish state, as Israel openly debates whether to attack Iran over its nuclear program.

Mahmoud Ahmadinejad said confronting Israel is an effort to “protect the dignity of all human beings.” Continue reading

Oak Park Public Library Celebrates America’s Music

Wide-ranging program of films and discussions continues

By: Jim DeRogatis

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Launched last month but continuing through the end of March, the Oak Park Public Library, 834 Lake Street, is hosting an ambitious serious of film screenings, discussions and live performances celebrating “America’s Music.” (The temple to literature in the town Ernest and Frank Lloyd made famous is one of 50 across the country to receive a grant funding this worthy endeavor.) Continue reading