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Moroccan Jews protest for occupied W.Sahara

May 14, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

http://jewishrefugees.blogspot.com/2016/05/moroccan-jews-protest-for-occupied.htmlUsing the Jews as an instrument of foreign policy is not a new strategy for Morocco – it bolsters the legitimacy of the royal family in the eyes of the West. But rarely has the […]

Polyglot Jew wrestles with identity crisis

May 13, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

http://jewishrefugees.blogspot.com/2016/05/polyglot-jew-wrestles-with-identity.html Eloquent article in Lilith magazine by a Sephardi Jew from Spanish-speaking Morocco about her ‘identity crisis’, caused by speaking too many European languages. One detects more than a hint of post-colonial guilt here, yet multilingualism […]

Good News Friday

May 12, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

https://anneinpt.wordpress.com/2016/05/12/good-news-friday-167/Yom Ha’atzmaut has just finished and here we are, going straight into Shabbat, so it’s time to celebrate with another Good News Friday post. Since we’re still in the flag-waving patriotic mood, now is a […]

New Statesman: How ‘the longest hatred’ took root

May 12, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

http://jewishrefugees.blogspot.com/2016/05/new-statesman-how-longest-hatred-took.htmlSuccinct analysis of the roots of antisemitism by Brendan Sims and Charlie Laderman, all the more remarkable for appearing in the left-leaning New Statesman. Here is the extract from The Longest  Hatred about anti-Semitism in the Middle East (with […]

Chag Atzma’ut Same’ach! Happy 68th Independence Day Israel!

May 11, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

https://anneinpt.wordpress.com/2016/05/11/chag-atzmaut-sameach-happy-68th-independence-day-israel/It’s Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israel’s Independence Day, and, as remarked upon by both local and foreign observers, the country swings in a schizophrenic kind of way from the mourning, sorrow and remembrance of Yom Hazikaron to […]

Israel warns of high terror threat in Tunisia

May 11, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

http://jewishrefugees.blogspot.com/2016/05/israel-warns-of-high-terror-threat-in.htmlNot for the first time, Israel has issued a ‘severe travel warning’ to its citizens not to join the annual Lag Ba’ Omer pilgrimage to the island of Djerba. Report in Y-net News: The al-Ghriba […]

Yom Hazikaron 5776 – Israel’s Memorial Day 2016

May 10, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

https://anneinpt.wordpress.com/2016/05/10/yom-hazikaron-5776-israels-memorial-day-2016/Yom Hazikaron, Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and victims of terror, began this evening at sundown with the sound of the siren, as Israelis commemorated their fallen. Israel’s Memorial Day for fallen soldiers and […]

10-May-16: Stopping to remember

May 10, 2016 Ziy0nadmin

http://feedproxy.google.com/~r/blogspot/jNPo/~3/LAE4hwkGJTg/10-may-16-stopping-to-remember.html A country stops to remember [Image Source] Tonight (Tuesday) here in Israel, sunset marks the start of an extraordinary period of 48 hours. An entire country first stops, remembers and mourns collectively and individually […]

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