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Readings about the Jews of Baghdad

| ט״ו בכסלו ה׳תשע״ח (03/12/2017) | 0 Comments
Readings about the Jews of Baghdad

Alexander, Ari. The Jews of Baghdad and Zionism: 1920 – 1948. Diss. University of Oxford, Magdalen College, 2004 Amir, Eli. The Dove Flyer. London: Halban, 2010. Barr, James. A Line in the Sand: Britain, France and the Struggle That Shaped the Middle East. London: Simon & Schuster, 2011. Benjamin, Marina. Last Days in Babylon: The […]

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Remember Baghdad – a film

| ט״ו בכסלו ה׳תשע״ח (03/12/2017) | 0 Comments
Remember Baghdad – a film

On the hundredth anniversary of the British invasion in 1917, Remember Baghdad is the untold story of Iraq, an unmissable insight into how the country developed from a completely new perspective – through the eyes of the Jews who lived there for 2,600 years until only a generation ago. With vivid home movies and archive […]

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Victimized Again: The Jews of Arab States and the June 1967 War

| י׳ בכסלו ה׳תשע״ח (28/11/2017) | 0 Comments
Victimized Again: The Jews of Arab States and the June 1967 War

Much has been written about the historical marginalization of the 900,000 Jews expelled from Arab states in the wake of the 1948 War. Few know that the June 1967 War played a similar role in accelerating the final demise of these historic communities. It is high time the international community rectified this longstanding injustice by […]

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Remembering the last Jews of Iraq

| ד׳ בכסלו ה׳תשע״ח (22/11/2017) | 0 Comments
Remembering the last Jews of Iraq

By Joe Shute David Dangoor still keeps what he calls a “mental suitcase”, packed full of memory and longing for a homeland he left more than half a century ago. The 68-year-old father of four who lives in London’s St John’s Wood is one of Iraq’s exiled Jewish population. He fled the country with his […]

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The Farhoud Remembered

| ח׳ בסיון ה׳תשע״ז (02/06/2017) | 0 Comments
The Farhoud Remembered

Seventy-six years after the mass massacre of the Baghdad Jews, in which the then-leader of the Palestinian Arabs, Hajj Amin Husseini, was deeply involved, his heirs to the Palestinian leadership still sustain an anti-Israel and anti-Jewish campaign of racial and political incitement unparalleled in scope and intensity since Nazi Germany. By Dr. Edy Cohen    […]

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يهود العراق

| ד׳ באייר ה׳תשע״ז (30/04/2017) | 0 Comments
يهود العراق

Part 1

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لجنة يهود العراق للحفاظ على اللهجة والتراث العراقي

| כ״א בניסן ה׳תשע״ז (17/04/2017) | 0 Comments
لجنة يهود العراق للحفاظ على اللهجة والتراث العراقي

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(Jewish community of Babylon) جالية يهود بابل

| י״ח בכסלו ה׳תשע״ו (30/11/2015) | 0 Comments
(Jewish community of Babylon) جالية يهود بابل

 

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Execution of Iraqi Jews

| ט׳ בניסן ה׳תשע״ה (29/03/2015) | 0 Comments
Execution of Iraqi Jews

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From Exile to Exodus

| כ״ה באדר ה׳תשע״ה (16/03/2015) | 0 Comments
From Exile to Exodus

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Baghdad Bandstand

| י״ט בכסלו ה׳תשע״ג (03/12/2012) | 0 Comments
Baghdad Bandstand

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