Ethiopian Jewry: Genetics of the Beta Israel muddied by historical slave ownership

Ethiopian Jewry: Genetics of the Beta Israel muddied by historical slave ownership

Rarely mentioned by academics is the fact that Ethiopian Jews historically owned slaves. From a genetics perspective, it means this ...
Beta Israel reconsidered: Defending the Israelite ancestry of Ethiopian Jews

Beta Israel reconsidered: Defending the Israelite ancestry of Ethiopian Jews

Ethiopian Jews are often portrayed in modern media and in some academic texts as having no true ancient ancestral connection ...
Are Sudanese Arabs?

Are Sudanese Arabs?

Sudan is the third largest Arabic country in the world, yet it is also a very ethnically and culturally diverse ...
Cohanim studies: Understanding the Ethiopian Beta Israel Jewish priesthood tradition

Cohanim studies: Understanding the Ethiopian Beta Israel Jewish priesthood tradition

Did the Beta Israel "forget" their ancient tradition of a male-descended Jewish priesthood? ...
Evidence mounts of ancient Jewish roots of Beta Israel Ethiopian Jewry

Evidence mounts of ancient Jewish roots of Beta Israel Ethiopian Jewry

Many historians are convinced that Ethiopian Jews are medieval converts from Christianity. But mounting genetic evidence, and new scholarly research, ...
Ethiopian Jews in Somalia: Tracing remnants of the Yibir

Ethiopian Jews in Somalia: Tracing remnants of the Yibir

The Yibir in Somalia is one of the few known Muslim communities worldwide that maintains Jewish descent. A genetic study ...
Are genetic differences at the root of the Tutsi-Hutu Rwandan conflict?

Are genetic differences at the root of the Tutsi-Hutu Rwandan conflict?

Is there a genetic difference between the Hutu and Tutsi groups in Rwanda? To understand the horrific genocide in Rwanda ...
Sudan connection: Are Ethiopian Jews descendants of the ancient Israelites?

Sudan connection: Are Ethiopian Jews descendants of the ancient Israelites?

A broad suite of genetic and historical evidence points to an ancient Jewish heritage for Ethiopian Jews, contradicting established theory ...

References: The Sudan connection: Are Ethiopian Jews descendants of the ancient Israelites?

The following is a complete list of references for "The Sudan connection: Are Ethiopian Jews descendants of the ancient Israelites," by Ibrahim Omer ...