March 1, 2005 - Target date for issuing Volume 2. Number 1. of the the International Sephardic Journal. (More)

February 2, 2005 - (Deadline January 10, 2005 was extended) Deadline for submission of papers for the International Sephardic Journal.

International Sephardic Journal Call for Papers (September 1, 2004 - February 2, 2005)

International Sephardic Journal welcoming first-person papers and stories (October 20, 2004 - February 2, 2005)

January 22/23, 2005 - ISFSP to co-sponsor an evening at Kahal Yosef, the great Iraqi synagogue in Los Angeles, and the Los Angeles Holocaust Museum. We are also co-sponsoring the event which will take place at Beth Tikva in Fullerton, California. Presentation will be made by Mr. Edwin Black on Hitler and the Iraqi Jews as well as a panel of survivors of the 1941 Farhud. Edwin Black Page

December 29, 2004 - ISFSP Executive Director Shelomo Alfassa on Israel National News Radio, the Tovia Singer Show, discussing the recent ISFSP survey of the population.

December 27, 2004 0650 EST - C-Span TV broadcast. Banking on Baghdad: Inside Iraq's 7,000 Year History of War, Profit, and Conflict. Lecture at Sephardic Congregation Magen David: Author Edwin Black explores the history of Iraq in his new book, "Banking on Baghdad: Inside Iraq's 7,000 Year History of War, Profit, and Conflict." It chronicles Iraq from the days of Mohammed to the Mongols to the Ottoman Empire to the present day. The author stresses the importance that oil has played throughout Iraq's history as well as the role it will continue to play in the future - also the involvement of Hitler and the Arabs who targeted the Jews of Iraq.

November 30, 2004 - ISFSP to sponsor an evening with Hillel at University of Central Florida, showing the film Emperors and Rebels: The True Story of Hanukah. This is a new educational documentary from Israel developed by leading experts on Jewish and Hellenistic history. There will also be a photo exhibit and a speaker. There is no charge to attend. (More)

November 17, 2004 - On November 17, 2004 the ISFSP visited the Rollins College Program in Jewish Studies to discuss Sephardic Jewry with undergraduate students. (More)

November 14, 2004 - ISFSP visits the Ladino group of Rockville for a Vijita de Alhad (More)

November 14, 2004 - ISFSP in Rockville, MD: Delegation met Mr. Edwin Black at the Sephardic Congregation Magen David. This event was televised by C-Span. (More)

November 10, 2004 - ISFSP in Miami: Delegation to meet Edwin Black at the Miami Press Club and Nova University.

November 1, 2004 - The Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust and the International Society for Sephardic Progress hosted an evening with Mr. Edwin Black, the internationally known author. (More) (original press release)


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