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Iraqi Jews

Perfumed Petals and Exotic Roots: NY's 17th Sephardic Jewish Film Festival

Richard Z. Chesnoff | Posted 05.06.2014 | New York
Richard Z. Chesnoff

It runs from Thursday March 13th to March 20th at the Center for Jewish History on Manhattan's West 16th Street between Fifth & Sixth avenue.

PHOTOS: Lost Treasures Of Iraqi Jewish Community To Be Displayed

AP | ERIC TUCKER and RANDY HERSCHAFT | Posted 10.30.2013 | Religion

WASHINGTON -- WASHINGTON (AP) — The tattered Torah scroll fragments, Bibles and other religious texts found in a flooded Baghdad basement 10 years a...

Joseph Braude And Morocco's 'Honored Dead'

Stephen Schwartz | Posted 12.22.2011 | Religion
Stephen Schwartz

The Honored Dead relates, with the quirky pace of a post-modern detective story, Braude's dedicated investigation of the murder of the poor and obscure Casablanca denizen Ibrahim Dey, by a Moroccan soldier, Al-Raddad Murtaziq.

Surprise, Surprise! Palestinians Won't Recognize Jewish State

Richard Z. Chesnoff | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Richard Z. Chesnoff

How does Palestinian negotiator Shaath expect to win Israeli confidence and concessions for peace if Palestinians still refuse to accept Israel's Jewishness?