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What Is a "Refugee"? The Jews from Morocco versus the Palestinians from Israel

by Alan M. Dershowitz

The Arab exodus from Israel in 1948 was the direct result of a genocidal war declared against the newly established Jewish state by all of its Arab neighbors, including the Arabs of Israel… approximately 700,000 local Arabs were displaced. 1,044 more words


The UN and Unequal Justice: The Case for Jewish Refugees From Arab Countries

The UN and Unequal Justice: The Case for Jewish Refugees From Arab Countries
by Irwin Cotler

The Algemeiner
December 2, 2014 7:55 am

The UN marked the 67th anniversary of the UN Partition Resolution of November 29, 1947, with an International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People. 1,097 more words

Conflict Resolution

A matzo story

A lazy Saturday morning and I’m able to go through the news in a more leisurely way.  I just came across this article about friendship from The Guardian, and was reminded it’s Holocaust Memorial Day. 238 more words

Anything Goes

When the Sultan took in Jewish refugees

By +972 Blog

|Published January 25, 2018

Bayezid II, the sultan of the Ottoman Empire, saved my family’s life during the Spanish Inquisition. The Israeli government could learn a thing or two from him. 628 more words


The Jewish Recreation Club (Hong Kong)

The Jewish Recreation Club (JRC) of Hong Kong was founded in 1905 as a modest one-roomed building. Sir Elly Kadoorie later offered to pay for the expansion of the building, which was enlarged in 1909. 212 more words

Hong Kong

Comment: Remembering the ethnic cleansing of the Middle East's Jews

Jpost Opinion

By TZAHI GAVRIELI / November 29, 2017

Watch “The Forgotten Refugees

My family was expelled from Iraq in 1951. My grandfather Haim owned a successful business with several trucks, while my grandmother Gazelle ran the home. 966 more words