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avatar Lyn Julius
Lyn Julius is a journalist, blogger and co-founder of Harif (www.harif.org), a UK Association of Jews from the Middle East and North Africa. Her work has appeared in The Guardian, Haaretz, Huffington Post, Jerusalem Post and Times of Israel, among others.

ARTICLES BY: Lyn Julius


July 29, 2016 4:24 am
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The Palestinian Distortion of the Balfour Declaration

Palestinian Foreign Minister Riad Malki has threatened to sue Britain for issuing the 1917 Balfour Declaration because, he claims, that it led to mass Jewish immigration...

November 27, 2015 5:38 am
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On November 30, Remember the Jewish Refugees Expelled from Arab Lands

Linda Hakim left Iraq for London in 1970. But she has never been able to shake off the fear that she felt growing up as a...

September 22, 2015 4:51 am
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Remembering the Triumphant Success of Israel’s Migration Crisis

The current refugee crisis in Europe has evoked memories among Jews in particular. More often than not, the comparison is made with Jews desperate to flee...

June 29, 2015 2:23 am
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Why Doesn’t BDS Care About Expelled Jews and Arab Human Rights Abuses?

The man behind the Boycott Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement against Israel, Omar Barghouti, is a PhD student at Tel Aviv University. Yes, you read...

August 12, 2014 7:31 am
13

France No Longer a Home for Jews Fleeing Persecution

The Jews of France are reeling. It's been a month that they would rather forget. Although all European Jewish communities have been affected, the French...

June 10, 2014 1:09 am
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Was the ‘Farhud’ Really a Nazi Event?

Last week was the 73rd anniversary of a cataclysmic event in the tragic annals of Iraq's Jews: the outbreak, on June 1-2, 1941, of the Farhud. The Farhud...

November 8, 2013 10:12 am
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Israel, the Palestinian Authority, and the Right of Return

As the current negotiations between Israel and the Palestinians lurch forward, the burning question is: will Israel's withdrawal from the West Bank put an end...

September 25, 2013 8:54 am
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Israel, Colonialism, and the Arab World

It's been 46 years since the late French Marxist scholar Maxime Rodinson published his influential essay, and later book: "Israel: colonial settler state? " Reinforced by...

August 12, 2013 8:53 am
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EU Settlement Policy Legitimises Mass Dispossession

Cairo's Tahrir Square is once more in the news: revolution and counter-revolution, protest and put-down.  But some issues never capture the headlines: for instance, did...

Features

New York Times Amends Palestinian Terrorist Barghouti’s Op-Ed Amid Outcry

JNS.org - A day after convicted Palestinian terrorist Marwan Barghouti wrote a New York...

World

US Justice Department Charges Teen Over JCC Bomb Threats

JNS.org - The US Justice Department filed criminal charges Friday against an Israeli-American teenager who is accused of making more than 150 bomb threats against Jewish institutions in early 2017, stoking...

Israel

Palestinian Teen Arrested After Stabbing, Wounding 4 in Tel Aviv Attack

Israeli police say an 18-year-old Palestinian stabbed and lightly wounded four people in Tel Aviv before being arrested. It remains unclear whether Sunday's attack was politically motivated.

Middle East

Israeli Army Strikes Syria After Three Mortars Hit Golan Heights

The IDF announced on Friday evening that it had attacked the sources of three mortars fired into the northern Golan Heights earlier that day. Friday afternoon, a mortar shell exploded in...

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