Semha Alwaya
click here to jump to start of article
Join Our Newsletter

Get latest articles and videos with Jewish inspiration and insights​




About the Author

Semha Alwaya

Semha Alwaya is an attorney in the San Francisco Bay Area and a founding member of Jews Indigenous to the Middle East and North Africa (JIMENA -- www.jimena-justice.org).
The Middle East's Forgotten Refugees

The Middle East's Forgotten Refugees

by

I was born in Iraq and my family survived the Farhud, the Arabic pogrom of 1941.