Skip to main content

How should we remember the forced migration of Jews from Egypt?

Expulsion order
Photostat of an expulsion order instructing the recipient to leave to country immediately issued in Egypt, 1956. From “The Plight of Jews in Egypt,” a factsheet by the American Jewish Committee made available by the Historical Society of Jews from Egypt.

March 28, 2019

By Pablo Jairo Tutillo Maldonado

In September 2017, Eyal Sagui Bizawe, a Jerusalem-based Israeli film director of Egyptian Jewish origins, published an opinion article in Haaretz critiquing the Israeli Ministry of Education’s recent initiative to implement a new curriculum in the Israeli education system.

Read the full article