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Race and religion in 1948

This Tribune file photo, which was originally courtesy of International Soundphoto, Was taken in Israel this week in 1948. “With the British mandate in Palestine virtually ended, fighting between Jewish and Arabs continues in the Holy Land Tension of battle is sown in the half-crouched figures o...

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Each week we’ll take a step back into the history of Great Bend through the eyes of reporters past. We’ll reacquaint you with what went into creating the Great Bend of today, and do our best to update you on what “the rest of the story” turned out to be.

Seventy years ago, the Jewish people for the first time in many hundreds of years, acquired a homeland this week. It was a volatile week in the region, and its implications were felt worldwide, and to some extent the effects continue to drive world politics today.
On May ...


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