Dr. Inna Rogatchi

A philanthropist's arrogance: “My Israel is dead”

Dame Vivien Duffield of the Clore Foundation castigates Israel in - where else - a Haaretz interview, and all because of the Nationality Law she does not seem to have properly understood., 8/12/2018, 5:45 PM

Arrivals, Departures: Holocaust victims as artists

Dr Rachel Perry’s Arrivals, Departures Exhibition of artists who lived, died and painted the Holocaust is at the Hecht Museum in Haifa. The theme: 'Quand Meme,' despite everything., 7/22/2018, 9:37 PM

The Polish Amendment is a change in tactics, not policy

Dr. Inna Rogatchi: To the PiS legislators and new-born fierce Polish uber-nationalists of all denominations, many of whom virtually yesterday were active pro-Soviet activists, we have a simple message to convey: We-do-know-who--killed-Jews-in-Poland., 7/4/2018, 4:39 AM

Elie Wiesel: A yahrzeit cloud and portrait of love

When this kind of person leaves our world, we all feel orphaned. This year, on the second yahrzeit, I can see more rays of sunlight behind the cloud of his memory. But still, a cloud is a cloud., 7/2/2018, 7:58 AM

Over-reacting and under-reacting: The Portman vs. the Konstanz Case

Two events, two kinds of reactions. What insults us and what does not? What keeps our attention and what fails to get it? , 4/29/2018, 11:37 PM

How Poland once spoke about the Shoah

A sobering revelation of how drastically the concept of turning wrong into right took off in Poland., 2/28/2018, 9:37 PM

Poland's official anti-Semitism

Churchill on Poland: It is a mystery and tragedy of European history, that a people capable of every heroic virtue, gifted, valiant, charming as individuals, should repeatedly show such inveterate faults in...their governmental life.. , 2/19/2018, 12:48 AM

Polish complicity in distorting the truth

It is really too much, Poland, telling us what to call your far too many accomplices to the wholesale murder of Jews during WWII.  , 1/30/2018, 9:14 PM

Photo-Essay: 'Compassion has no nationality'

The work of Finnish artist-architect Ranier Mahlamäki reflects the depth of Jewish history and succeeds in evoking the atmosphere of the most tragic story of modern times. , 12/18/2017, 7:36 PM

The song of our souls

Greeting the new year with photography and film., 9/24/2017, 6:49 AM

Elie Wiesel, my man for all seasons: First yahrzeit

Thoughts on the first anniversary of the passing of Elie Wiesel., 7/3/2017, 9:00 AM

Video Art Essay for Jerusalem Day

A new art series called Zion Waltz in honor of Jerusalem Day in the Jubilee year of the reunification of the Holy City., 5/24/2017, 11:18 AM

Hate crime in Ukraine? You must be kidding

Just ask the Ukraine authorities. They know nothing about it. But is the death of a rabbi a wake up call?, 4/19/2017, 5:49 PM

The macabre court case in France: In defense of George Bensoussan

France has been galvanized by what is known as the Bensoussan Trial, a modern clone of the Dreyfus trial that also has all the elements of a Stalin show-trial. , 2/27/2017, 10:30 AM

Poetry in lights: A Hanukkah photo essay

The Light of the Lights, an original photo essay for the Hanukkah holiday., 12/27/2016, 3:19 PM

The trap of travesty: The Shoah as show business

Life was not beautiful, nor amusing, nor did the victims dance, during the darkness of the Holocaust. , 11/28/2016, 7:36 AM

Calling arson just that - arson

The enemies of Israel are ablaze with joy, but they do not understand the strength of the Jewish people, whose flame of survival burns in their souls., 11/26/2016, 7:20 PM

A look from overseas at America and its people

I love America and I love its ordinary people, the ones who voted to pull their great country back from the abyss - and just in time., 11/11/2016, 5:17 AM

The power of light: New art and light video for Rosh Hashanah

Watch a new moving art and music video of Judaica symbolism. , 10/2/2016, 1:37 PM

The stones of Moletai: A lesson on the Shoah in Lithuania

The bitter truth exposed: the annihilation of Lithuanian Jewry was committed largely and enthusiastically by the local police, known as white-band Lithuanian police, under the supervision and command of the Nazis. A memorial march , 9/14/2016, 11:59 PM

Russia and Raoul Wallenberg: Unfinished business

The story is far from over, although the media have been hoodwinked into thinking it is., 8/14/2016, 10:00 PM

Morning in Kiryat Arba, night in the world

More must be done., 7/2/2016, 11:24 PM

Harry Wu, human rights fighter: A giant among men

Farewell tribute to a man with a crystal heart who died suddenly a month ago. , 6/1/2016, 9:08 AM

For the name and the place: Reflecting the Holocaust

The Holocaust was a fierce inferno, expressed in the video shown here, whose accompanying Yiddish songs from that period find their way into the heart., 1/27/2016, 6:48 AM

It's Jihad, Europe!

The war against the West is proof of the inept leadership of the Western world. A step by step history of how Islam took over Europe., 11/22/2015, 8:20 AM

The Wall and its People - a Shabbat story

A heartwarming account of the People of Israel's strength., 10/23/2015, 4:30 PM

The Luxury of Conscience is Too Expensive for the EU

The EU official actually admitted that morality plays no part in that august body's decisions. Its leftist female heads prove him right., 10/4/2015, 1:24 PM

Ukrainian Neo-Nazism: the European Parliament and Summer Camps

Shades of the 1930's, no change. Last in a series., 8/30/2015, 8:04 AM

What About Those Jews? Ukranian Neo-Nazism and Culture Offensive

The Ukraine has its own way of dealing with Jewish victims of the Nazis and current writers and scientists who do not think the right way., 8/27/2015, 10:22 AM

Old Hate in the New Ukraine: Neo-Nazification in Progress

The shocking renaming of streets for Nazi collaborators is reminiscent of Abbas naming streets for terrorist murderers of Jews., 8/27/2015, 7:10 AM

Laughing at the Holocaust in Estonia:Tale of a Travesty

In the Tartu Art Museum, Nazi atrocities are fun and games. , 2/10/2015, 9:50 AM

Operation SOS: Jewish Life in the Eastern Ukraine

The Jews in the region where hostilities are taking place are in dire straits., 10/10/2014, 5:50 AM

The Hate-Wave All Over the Islamicized West

Welcome to the Middle Ages., 7/25/2014, 6:24 PM

Miracles in the Midst of Grief

Grief and miracles,darkness, light and rebirth., 7/4/2014, 1:41 PM

BBC, CNN and "Kidnapping"

Both shamelessly originally discredited the abduction of three youngsters by writing "kidnapping" in quotes., 6/16/2014, 6:49 PM

Jerusalem, My Stones

For Jerusalem's Day of Liberation, a tribute to the Holy City and its people., 5/27/2014, 6:43 AM

The Future of Europe

Playing with rotweilers named "Anne" and "Frank"., 3/12/2014, 11:21 PM

Tea With Neo-Nazis: The Violent Nationalism in Ukraine

The violence in Ukraine is a show case of the pan-European rise of race hatred. Europe is engaging in a risky blindness. Again., 2/21/2014, 8:45 AM