- Jan 15, 2019
The Personal (Jew) is Political (Zionist)
Being a Jew affected every aspect of my life. Because we were Jews from Islamic lands, we were shamed out of our passports. Because my...
- Nov 30, 2018
Embracing Mizrahi Heritage
It’s not just about schnitzel anymore, dip into creamy hummus with ful and shakshouka. The shame of not being Ashkenazi is over. Mizrahi...
- Sep 12, 2018
Rethinking Baghdad — in a better place
Me: “I wish we lived in Baghdad’s Jewish Quarter.” Mom: “What? The Jewish Quarter?” Raising her left eyebrow, “Are you crazy?” I was...