Spain is inviting back Jews expelled from the country in the 16th Century. But don’t mention the Muslims

But now Spain and Portugal want to make amends, so we are told. They will give citizenship – full passports – to the descendants of families expelled from their countries. The government regards the expulsions as “a tragedy”, or – in the words of Spain’s justice minister – a “historical error”. It was, of course, … Continue reading Spain is inviting back Jews expelled from the country in the 16th Century. But don’t mention the Muslims

Forgotten History: The Muslims who saved the Jews

Stories of Albanian Muslims who saved the lives of Jews during the Holocaust are the focus of a campaign for better interfaith relations. Run by the Exploring Islam Foundation, Missing Pages was launched at the House of Lords in the week of Holocaust Memorial Day. The campaign features an exhibition of photography by Norman Gershman … Continue reading Forgotten History: The Muslims who saved the Jews