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Farhud is the Jewish Naqba

Iraq – the forgotten Jews On March 31st, 1940, Rashid Ali al-Gaylani – an Arab nationalist – was appointed Iraqi Prime Minister. He refused transit rights to British troops and sought closer ties with the Axis powers. The embassy of … Continue reading

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Nakba vs. Nakba

Nakba of the Jews Iain Banks is dying of cancer and his last public act will be to raise his middle finger to Israel. Somehow impending mortality is supposed to make ignorance of the facts and a totally credulous acceptance of … Continue reading

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