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Why Have Transit Camps for Mizrahi Jews Been Written Out of Israeli History?

| ד׳ בתשרי ה׳תשע״ט (13/09/2018) | 0 Comments
Why Have Transit Camps for Mizrahi Jews Been Written Out of Israeli History?

In 1951, a quarter of a million people were living in what was known as ma’abarot, 80 percent of them from Islamic lands. Most of the camps were dismantled by 1959. Ten forgotten years. A poster from the state’s early years soliciting toys for transit-camp children at Hanukkah.Zionist Archives An odd question is posed by […]

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A Rational Jewish Approach to Homosexuality

| ט״ז בתמוז ה׳תשע״ז (10/07/2017) | 0 Comments
A Rational Jewish Approach to Homosexuality

by Shmuley Boteach   [ This posting is not intended to necessarily represent the position or voice of the IJAO nor Beit Eliahou on the matter of homosexuality; it is intended to offer an opportunity to hear another voice in what we hope is a vibrant and meaningful ongoing conversation in all Jewish communities involving our […]

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