From Baghdad To Queens: An Iraqi Community Remembers

Jordan Salma, The Forward, 07/05/2019

A Jewish writer from Queens shares his connection to the Baghdadi Jewish community

Why does Holocaust Remembrance Day ignore Middle Eastern Jews?

Hen Mazzig, JTA, 05/01/2019

When I asked my Iraqi grandmother why the Holocaust is significant to us, she answered, “It is a horrible thing that happened to the Ashkenazim,” and that we are one family; we are all Jews.

Iraq's Unsung Jewish Airforce Hero

Point of No Return Team, Point of No Return: Jewish Refugees, 03/27/2019

A Jew appointed head of Iraq’s Air Force? Unlikely as it may sound, it almost became a reality.

Growing Up Jewish in Modern Baghdad

Lindsey Newman, Jewish&, 03/21/2019

Celebrating Nowruz as a model for hope and change.

Manhattan’s Only Vineyard Is Run By This 89-Year-Old Iraqi Jew

David I. Klein, The New York Jewish Week, 09/04/2017

If you’ve never heard of Chateau Latif, you’re not alone. In fact, your favorite sommelier probably hasn’t heard of it, either. It’s not from the south of France, nor is it from Napa Valley. Rather, it’s terroir is the Upper East Side of Manhattan.

Celebrating Passover Around the World

Maya Resnikoff, Jewish&, 03/16/2015

At Passover Elijah the Prophet visits ever Seder table around the world.

Welcoming the Bride Modern Style

Lior Ben-Hur, Jewish&, 02/17/2015

Boee Kala means, “Come my bride,” and this Piyut (Jewish liturgical poem) is sung traditionally on Shabbat evening as a way to prepare for and welcome Shabbat metaphorically, as we would welcome a bride to her wedding.

'I Left Iraq but Iraq Never Left Me': Jewish Exiles Finally Begin to Tell Their Story

Eetta Prince-Gibson, Haaretz, 06/13/2017

Sephardi Voices, an audiovisual documentary project, aims to retell the story of Jewish civilization to include 'the richness of Sephardi Jews'


On The Banks of the Tigris: The Hidden Story of Iraqi Music

Seventh Art Releasing, Seventh Art Releasing, 01/01/1970

The film tells the story of Majid Shokor, an Iraqi-Australian from a Muslim background, who discovers a hidden history - the Jewish role in Iraqi music.