Monthly Archives: December 2012

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Happy New Year, 1939. These notices were published on Friday, 30th December 1938 in the Palestine Post (which has been known since 1950 as the Jerusalem Post). There was no 31st December edition that year.  Just in case you were wondering, this is because … Continue reading

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A story of Jewish-Arab journalistic cooperation

For about 15 years from the mid-1930s onwards, Jewish and Arab journalists based in Tel Aviv and Jaffa worked together – somewhat in secret – to report the news.

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Keeping the kids away from coffee in Mandate Palestine

When I was a child, and I wanted to drink coffee like the adults did, my parents bought me my own jar of decaf. I was born in the 80s, but it seems that parents in 1930s Tel Aviv also … Continue reading

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When you are researching something for a long time, every once in a while you look up from the screen of your laptop desperate to share something that you have come across with someone, anyone – and quickly. Because if … Continue reading

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