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  Daniel Pearl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Daniel Pearl was born in Princeton, New Jersey, and grew up in Encino in Los Angeles, California where he attended Portola Middle School and Birmingham High School.
Pearl's body was found in a shallow grave in the outskirts of Karachi on May 16.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation [2] was formed by Pearl's family and friends to continue Pearl's mission and to address the root causes of this tragedy, in the spirit, style, and principles that shaped Pearl's work and character.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Daniel_Pearl   (1292 words)

  
 Judea Pearl - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Pearl received a B.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Technion, Israel, in 1960, a Master degree in Physics from Rutgers University, U.S.A, in 1965, and a Ph.D. degree in Electrical Engineering from the Polytechnic Institute of Brooklyn, U.S.A, in 1965.
In 2002, his son Daniel Pearl was killed in Pakistan, leading Judea and the other members of the family and friends to create the Daniel Pearl Foundation [1].
Judea Pearl was one of the pioneers of Bayesian networks and the probabilistic approach to artificial intelligence.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Judea_Pearl   (260 words)

  
 Stanford Magazine > May/June 2002 > Feature Story > Danny Pearl
When word of Pearl’s death was broadcast on February 21, Vera Katz started scrambling around her home in Venice, Calif., looking for a piece of paper she had brought with her when she emigrated from Moscow in 1987.
Daniel Pearl and Craig Sherman were two of dozens of pilgrims from America and Europe who came to Moscow, passing through apartments like the Katzes’ with words of support.
Before his abduction, Daniel Pearl was a clever reporter, known to hundreds of people who cared about him or were covered by him at the North Adams Transcript, the Berkshire Eagle, and in the Atlanta, Washington, London and Bombay bureaus of the Journal.
www.stanfordalumni.org /news/magazine/2002/mayjun/features/pearl.html   (2509 words)

  
 CNN.com - White House: CBS erred showing Pearl video - May 16, 2002
Pearl, 38, was confirmed dead by the State Deptartment on February 21.
Pearl, 38, a reporter for The Wall Street Journal, was kidnapped in January by Muslim extremists in Pakistan and was confirmed dead by the State Department on February 21 after authorities obtained the video, in which Pearl was forced to make propaganda statements and then was killed.
Pearl's widow, Mariane, his parents and sisters harshly criticized CBS in a statement released through the Daniel Pearl Foundation, saying the network aided the "terrorists in spreading their message of hate and murder."
archives.cnn.com /2002/US/05/15/pearl.cbs.tape   (522 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl Press Release
To be considered for the Daniel Pearl Fellowship, journalists applying to AFPF in 2003 from Pakistan must submit a two-page statement explaining how their career goals match the mission and spirit of Daniel Pearl as a journalist and a human being.
The paradox overshadowing Pearl's death was that his killers, Islamic militants angry with the West, murdered a reporter who was particularly sensitive to their views and grievances and committed to explaining them to his readers.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation, founded by his family is continuing his life mission to encourage dialogue among people of different cultures, to reduce cultural and religious hatred and create a platform for responsible and creative journalism.
www.pressfellowships.org /Dpearlpressrelease.html   (671 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl
Daniel Pearl (October 10, 1963 - January 29/30, 2002) was an American journalist.
Pearl was born in Princeton, New Jersey and grew up in Encino in southern California.
Daniel Pearl Music Days were held worldwide in 2002 and from October 7-9, 2003.
www.askfactmaster.com /Daniel_Pearl   (881 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl Foundation Launches the Second Annual Daniel Pearl Music Day | Web Newsroom Keyword: Feature News   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl, kidnapped and murdered in Pakistan in February 2002 while researching a story, was also a violinist, fiddler and mandolin player.
Shortly after his death, Daniel's family, friends and supporters formed the Daniel Pearl Foundation to further the ideals that inspired his life and work, and to spotlight his love of music to build bridges and create friendships.
The diversity of the first annual Daniel Pearl Music Day participants was a testament to Danny Pearl's own varied musical interests: concertgoers enjoyed symphonies, string quartets and classical pianists; bluegrass fiddle players; folk musicians; rock bands; jazz violinists and ensembles; and many others.
www.azreporter.com /news/features/articles/musicday.html   (587 words)

  
 Campus concert to commemorate alum Daniel Pearl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Daniel Pearl, the late Wall Street Journal reporter and Stanford alumnus, was an avid musician who played the violin and mandolin.
It is part of a worldwide effort, promoted by the foundation, to stage concerts and performances "with a message of tolerance, understanding and global harmony" from Oct. 7 to 19.
Pearl graduated from Stanford in 1985 with a bachelor's degree in communication.
www.stanford.edu /group/news/report/news/2003/october1/pearljam-101.html   (343 words)

  
 Internship program to honor slain journalist Daniel Pearl: 11/02   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Pearl, a 1985 graduate of Stanford's Department of Communication, was kidnapped in Karachi on Jan. 23, 2002, while working on a story.
At the time of his death, Pearl's wife, Mariane, was pregnant with their first child, Adam Pearl, who was born in May 2002.
Pearl also was survived by his parents, Judea and Ruth, and two sisters, Michelle and Tamara.
news-service.stanford.edu /news/2002/november20/pearlinternship-1120.html   (402 words)

  
 SAJA Tribute: Daniel Pearl
Pearl's unborn child will not only know how good of a man I'm sure he was, but also that people all over the world were deeply affected by his passing.
Pearl was a true hero who gave his life ensuring that we Americans, and all nationalities throughout the world would receive truth and knowledge.
Daniel Hamilton, Kaneohe Bay, Hawaii: I found this tribute site to Daniel Pearl after reading some more articles about the great man he is. His life may have been taken, but as his wife said, his spirit will live on.
www.saja.org /pearltribute.html   (7299 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl Foundation
Daniel Pearl recognized the ability of music to bridge differences among people.
PEARL World Youth News is a unique international web-based student news service created in partnership with the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN).
The Daniel Pearl Foundation is grateful to the many volunteers and supporters who are helping us build the dialogues, the communication and the understanding that can overpower hatred.
www.danielpearl.org   (1087 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl - SourceWatch
Daniel Pearl, a journalist for the Wall Street Journal, was abducted in Karachi on January 23, 2002, while attempting to meet with militant extremists.
Born on October 10, 1963, in Princeton, N. J., Pearl attended Stanford University from 1981 to 1985, as communication major with Phi Beta Kappa honors, co-founded a student newspaper the Stanford Commentary.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation was founded by his friends and family in his memory.
www.sourcewatch.org /wiki.phtml?title=Daniel_Pearl   (228 words)

  
 Third Annual Daniel Pearl Music Day to Feature Worldwide Concerts Promoting Harmony for Humanity From October 8-17, 2004
This year, the Foundation is focusing on increasing youth participation and expects an even greater outpouring of support and voices united for tolerance and humanity.
Daniel Pearl Music Day coordinators can be contacted at musicday@danielpearl.org or by calling 1-877-9-MUSIC-9 or 1-707-861-6010.
About the Daniel Pearl Foundation The Daniel Pearl Foundation was formed in 2002 in memory of Wall Street Journal reporter Daniel Pearl to promote the ideals that inspired his life and work.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=104&STORY=/www/story/07-15-2004/0002210918&EDATE=   (392 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl Music Days   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Daniel Pearl was the Wall Street Journal reporter who was murdered by terrorists in Karachi, Pakistan, in early 2002.
Instead of leading to more hate, his family in the Daniel Pearl Foundation is dedicated to projects that increase tolerance and understanding.
Daniel Pearl Music Days uses the power of music to promote cross-cultural understanding and reaffirm our commitment to humanity.
www.omidyar.net /group/community-general/news/985   (319 words)

  
 HUC-JIR > News & Publications > HUC-JIR News > Press Release
In presenting the Joseph Prize, Burton Joseph stated: “Daniel Pearl was an inspiring and courageous journalist, whose integrity was grounded in a commitment to justice and a love for humanity.
His hopes and dreams of tolerance and understanding are a living legacy, sustained by The Daniel Pearl Foundation (http://www.danielpearl.org), for all who would help create a better world.
Paralleling the story of Anne Frank in the early 1950's, the drama of Daniel Pearl now inspires Jews and non-Jews alike to reflect on the anatomy of hatred and the consequences of anti-Semitism and to stand up for tolerance and understanding everywhere.
www.huc.edu /newspubs/pressroom/2003/pearl.shtml   (410 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl Fellowship   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
In 2002, the Alfred Friendly Press Fellowships (AFPF) and the Daniel Pearl Foundation established a fellowship to honor Daniel Pearl, the American journalist murdered in Pakistan in February 2002.
The inaugural Daniel Pearl Fellowship was awarded to Pakistani journalist Fasih Ahmed (click here for his bio) who reported for the Washington, DC bureau of The Wall Street Journal.
In 2005, Daniel Pearl Fellowships were awarded to Walid Al-Saqaf of Yemen and Ammara Durrani of Pakistan.
www.pressfellowships.org /DPearl.html   (1433 words)

  
 Radio Ink - The Voice of Radio Revolution
Daniel Pearl was kidnapped and murdered by terrorists last year in Pakistan while reporting for The Wall Street Journal.
Foundation President Judea Pearl (Daniel’s father), noted, “Pearl Music Day combines music with an important message of tolerance and respect for all.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation is a non-profit organization that promotes cross-cultural understanding through journalism, music and innovative communications.
www.radioink.com /HeadlineEntry.asp?hid=113717&pt=todaysnews   (193 words)

  
 SAN FRANCISCO / Slain reporter's dad perseveres in mission for interfaith dialogue
Pearl believes his son would be proud of what's being done in his name.
Pearl would like the Daniel Pearl Center for Jewish-Muslim Dialogue to be housed at the University of Karachi.
The foundation also sponsors media internships for Israeli and Palestinian youth, a UCLA lecture series, Daniel Pearl Music Days that are celebrated around the world in October (Daniel Pearl was an accomplished violinist who loved performing; his birthday is Oct. 10), and other events.
www.sfgate.com /cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2005/09/10/BAGIPELMFN1.DTL&feed=rss.bayarea   (874 words)

  
 Daniel Pearl Music Day concert
On Thursday, Oct. 14, Cornell will participate in Daniel Pearl Music Day, a global network of performances that uses the language of music to promote "Harmony for Humanity." The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m.
Pearl was a Wall Street Journal reporter who was murdered by terrorists in Karachi, Pakistan, in early 2002, largely because he was Jewish.
The Music Day is coordinated by the Daniel Pearl Foundation, http://www.danielpearl.org, which was created by family and friends to carry on Pearl's legacy, using music and words to help people better understand one another.
www.news.cornell.edu /Chronicle/04/10.7.04/Daniel_Pearl_concert.html   (266 words)

  
 Narberth, PA Artist Creates Time Traveling Newsman From Watches to Benefit Daniel Pearl Foundation Through eBay Auction
The Daniel Pearl Foundation was founded in honor of the slain journalist who was an America-Israeli dual citizen.
Pearl was kidnapped and murdered in Karachi, Pakistan while investigating the case of a convicted shoe bomber Richard Reid.
The Foundation was created to further the ideals that inspired Daniel Pearl's life and work.
www.prnewswire.com /cgi-bin/stories.pl?ACCT=109&STORY=/www/story/03-15-2006/0004320370&EDATE=   (1147 words)

  
 Concert to honor Daniel Pearl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
A concert to honor the memory of Daniel Pearl, the late Wall Street Journal reporter and Stanford alumnus, will be performed at 8 p.m.
Pearl, an avid musician who played the violin and mandolin, was murdered by Islamic terrorists in Pakistan in February 2002.
Daniel Pearl Music Day is a global network of performances held to celebrate values for which Pearl stood, including cross-cultural understanding, mutual respect and tolerance, according to information released by the Daniel Pearl Foundation.
news-service.stanford.edu /news/2004/october13/brief-pearl-1013.html   (184 words)

  
 HUC-JIR > News & Publications > HUC-JIR News > Press Release
Daniel Pearl, posthumously, and The Daniel Pearl Foundation
Why: Daniel Pearl was an inspiring and courageous journalist, whose integrity was grounded in a commitment to justice and a love for humanity.
His hopes and dreams of tolerance and understanding are a living legacy, sustained by The Daniel Pearl Foundation, for all who would help create a better world.
www.huc.edu /newspubs/pressroom/2003/joseph.shtml   (281 words)

  
 VOA News - Internet Reporter Wins Daniel Pearl Award for Courage   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
Daniel Pearl, a reporter for the Wall Street Journal, was kidnapped and murdered by Islamic militants in Pakistan in 2002.
Judea Pearl says the non-profit organization is fighting the hatred that took his son's life, a hatred he says is not between Muslims and Westerners.
Judea Pearl says the work is all part of his conception of revenge, spreading friendship to overcome those who spread division.
www.voanews.com /english/2006-06-27-voa79.cfm   (809 words)

  
 Universal Language: A Musical Tribute to Daniel Pearl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The concert has attracted an honorary committee of luminaries in fields that were important to Daniel Pearl, including music, journalism, Middle Eastern studies, and social justice.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation has been formed by Danny's family and friends to continue Danny's mission and to address the root causes of this tragedy with the spirit, style, and principles that shaped Danny's work and character.
The foundation will work domestically and internationally to create connections among people of different cultures, to encourage responsible and creative journalism that opens the world up to readers, to promote a safe environment for journalists, and to enrich people's lives through music.
www.clubpassim.com /pearl/about.shtml   (281 words)

  
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"Daniel Pearl believed in the power of words and their ability to affect meaningful change," said Abraham H. Foxman, ADL National Director.
The South Asia bureau chief for the Wall Street Journal, Pearl was in Karachi, Pakistan in January 2002, pursuing a story related to the attempted bombing of an American Airlines jetliner when he was abducted and later killed.
After his death, the Pearl family established the Daniel Pearl Foundation to promote cross-cultural understanding through responsible journalism and creative communication - the ideals that inspired Daniel Pearl's work and life.
www.adl.org /PresRele/Mise_00/4228_00.htm   (343 words)

  
 DAILY BRUIN ONLINE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
The lecture was the third in a series of annual lectures on journalism and international relations held in honor of journalist Daniel Pearl.
The Daniel Pearl foundation, run by Pearl's parents, has sponsored the lecture series as an attempt to continue and promote what they described as their son's legacy of unbiased reporting.
Pearl, speaking in front of a crowd of about 100 people, said two Pakistani diplomats told him how anti-Israel media bombarded citizens daily with images of armed Israeli soldiers and militaristic brutality.
www.dailybruin.ucla.edu /news/printable.asp?id=32087&date=2/17/2005   (518 words)

  
 Print BlackTalentNews.com Article
Music Days began in 2002 as an international "jam session" to commemorate the birthday of murdered journalist Daniel Pearl, who played classical, jazz and bluegrass music wherever he traveled and who believed that music is a language that knows no boundaries.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation welcomes contributions of music, lyrics, poems and related articles that celebrate our shared humanity for possible use on the "Harmony for Humanity" e-Stage.
Daniel Pearl's murder by terrorists in Pakistan in 2002 touched millions.
www.blacktalentnews.com /artman/publish/printer_271.shtml   (483 words)

  
 Pakistani and Yemeni Journalists to Work at Major US Newspapers/Fellowships to Honor Slain Journalist Daniel Pearl   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-20)
(PRWEB) March 19, 2005 -- The Daniel Pearl Foundation www.danielpearl.org is pleased to announce the 2005 winners of the Daniel Pearl Fellowships awarded to outstanding journalists who exemplify the spirit and professionalism of The Wall Street Journal reporter slain in 2002.
Daniel Pearl Fellowship winners were chosen from applicants throughout South Asia and the Middle East.
The Daniel Pearl Foundation was formed in 2002 in memory of journalist Daniel Pearl to promote the ideals that inspired his life and work.
www.emediawire.com /releases/2005/3/prweb219744.htm   (617 words)

  
 Columbia News ::: Daniel Pearl Remembered at South Asian Journalists Association's Eighth Convention
At a special awards banquet, the group paid tribute to Daniel Pearl, the Wall Street Journal reporter who was kidnapped and murdered this past spring in Karachi, Pakistan, while working on a story about the Islamic militant underground.
A book of Pearl's writings, "At Home in the World," was also launched during the conference with a portion of the sales going to the Daniel Pearl Foundation, an organization that promotes cross-cultural understanding through journalism, music and innovative communication.
The award recognizes a reporter whose "journalism echoes the spirit and high standards of Pearl's work." Coincidentally, Bazzi, who is based in New York, traveled to Pakistan to cover the investigation of Pearl's kidnapping earlier this year.
www.columbia.edu /cu/news/02/06/saja_conference.html   (548 words)

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