Eighty years since the farhud.
Dhafer Fouad Eliyahu, healer of the poor.
What Francis’s visit to Iraq means for Israel and the Jews.
And helped do the same for the Ethiopians.
Footage of Hanukkah in Baghdad in the 1990s.
But didn’t dare stand up for the Jewish state.
A great historian who saw through the conventional wisdom.
“Threats to pandas cause more emotion than threats of the extinction of Middle Eastern Christians.”
A brief history of one of the world’s oldest diaspora communities.
A Jewish version of an Islamic practice, later adopted by Muslims.
And praises Iraqi Jews’ contribution to their country.
A Hebrew inscription, an old synagogue, and a prophet’s tomb.
And their literary history.