Textbook blaming Holocaust victims required reading

Book claiming Holocaust victims didn’t ‘tap into’ inner strength required reading at North Carolina University.JTA, 8/3/2018, 2:39 PM

‘War hero’ taught his soldiers how to kill Jews efficiently

Lithuanian national hero was ‘enthusiastic’ Jew killer, local Jews say.JTA, 8/3/2018, 2:22 PM

Exposé: How the Netherlands Red Cross failed the Jews

First ever interview in English with Holocaust researcher Regina Grüter, formerly of the Netherlands Red Cross, is a damning critique of the NRC and the Dutch government-in- exile in London.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 8/3/2018, 11:52 AM

Holocaust memorial vandalized in Poland

Memorial to Holocaust victims in Plock vandalized, swastikas painted on fence of town's Jewish cemetery.Ben Ariel, 8/2/2018, 4:14 AM

Munich to replace 'stumbling stones' Holocaust memorials

Small plaques with details of Jewish residents deported by Nazis to replace 'stumbling stones' in front of houses where the Jews lived.JTA, 7/29/2018, 8:29 PM

Romanian minister apologizes over Auschwitz gaffe

Romanian minister apologizes for comparing Auschwitz to African swine fever, says he has 'never offended anyone.'AFP, 7/26/2018, 9:49 PM

Rivlin: Croatia must 'deal with its past'

Israeli president visits 'Croatia's Auschwitz,' says nation must confront actions of pro-Nazi regime during WW2.AFP, 7/25/2018, 9:11 PM

Survivor who escaped Auschwitz passes away

Herman Shine, believed to be one of the last survivors to have escaped Auschwitz, dies at 96.Arutz Sheva Staff and JTA, 7/25/2018, 4:39 AM

Budapest soccer club honors coach killed by Nazi collaborators

A soccer club in Budapest honored a local Holocaust victim murdered by Hungarian collaborators.JTA, 7/13/2018, 6:52 PM

The July 1938 Conference that sealed the fate of European Jewry

The Evian Conference on Jewish refugees from Nazism gave Hitler the green light to implement the Final Solution.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/13/2018, 10:19 AM

Greek Holocaust memorial vandalized

Vandals smear paint on Holocaust memorial in Thessaloniki.JTA, 7/11/2018, 4:19 PM

Sunglasses company holds a photo shoot at Nazi death camp

Australian sunglasses company uses Croatian Holocaust memorial at site of Nazi death camp for photo shoot in new ad campaign.JTA, 7/10/2018, 8:16 AM

Poland opposition: Did Mossad influence Holocaust law?

Poland's main opposition party asks PM Morawiecki why his representatives "negotiated" with Israeli intelligence to amend Holocaust law.Ben Ariel, Canada, 7/7/2018, 2:14 AM

Anne Frank’s family was never denied US visas, study states

New study shows Frank family's documents, visa applications, were lost, not rejected.JTA, 7/6/2018, 12:59 PM

Shaked: Joint Polish-Israeli statement must be rescinded

Justice Minister calls on government to withdraw joint statement with Poland on revised Holocaust Law. 'History should not be distorted.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/5/2018, 8:52 PM

Director Claude Lanzmann dies at age 92

Esteemed film director, creator of film 'Shoah', dies in Paris. For decades he documented Jews, Israel, and especially Holocaust survivors.Mordechai Sones, 7/5/2018, 2:25 PM

Holocaust scholar Yehuda Bauer slams Israeli detente with Poland

Senior Holocaust scholar chides Israel over mending of diplomatic ties with Poland following passage of Holocaust law.JTA, 7/4/2018, 1:42 PM

This Jewish man survived World War II -- in Axis-era Japan

Son of Russian-Jewish immigrants says his best friend was a member of Hitler Youth, but he 'didn't feel he was living among the enemy.'JTA, 6/30/2018, 11:02 PM

Museum honors Poles murdered for sheltering Jews

Unique museum tells story of Polish family betrayed by their neighbors and murdered for hiding Jews during Holocaust.JTA, 6/30/2018, 10:27 PM

Plaque honoring SS officer unveiled in Estonia

Jewish community blasts plaque honoring Waffen SS officer in Estonia.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/29/2018, 2:56 PM

German prosecutors mull trying 3 alleged Holocaust perpetrators

Investigators identify 3 suspects believed to be responsible for mass shootings of Jews in Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/29/2018, 2:01 PM

Rivlin thanks Polish President

President Rivlin speaks with Polish President after Poland decided to amend its controversial Holocaust Law.Elad Benari, 6/29/2018, 5:35 AM

US welcomes changes in Poland’s controversial Holocaust law

State Department praises vote by Polish legislature to amend Holocaust censorship law.JTA, 6/28/2018, 4:30 PM

'Israel, Poland partners is Holocaust remembrance'

Governments of Poland, Israel release joint statement following amendments to controversial Holocaust law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 9:43 PM

'We kept our obligation to preserve the truth'

PM praises Polish decision to remove criminal penalties from controversial Holocaust Law.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/27/2018, 7:36 PM

Einstein letters on the auction block

Letters written by Albert Einstein and his wife Elsa, including one written during and about the Holocaust, are up for auction.JTA, 6/27/2018, 8:17 AM

Another “N” word that needs to be scrubbed

Liberals are featuring Kristallnacht tactics to express their intolerance. And they are throwing around the "N" word. Jack Engelhard, 6/27/2018, 8:30 AM

On a bike, ex-child refugee retraces escape from Nazi Germany

Holocaust survivor bikes with son and grandson in tribute to the Kindertransport which saved his life.AFP, 6/23/2018, 10:22 PM

Olympic paddler helps raise memorial to murdered Polish Jews

Polish national champion Dariusz Popiela spearheads project to restore memory of local Jewish Holocaust victims.JTA, 6/18/2018, 10:04 PM

Rio mayor sings to raise funds for Holocaust memorial

Thousands pay to watch mayor of Rio sing at concert where box office was entirely donated to construction of a Holocaust memorial.JTA, 6/17/2018, 1:39 PM

Dutch King, Lithuanian president honor unsung Holocaust hero

Multi-media monument honors Jan Zwartendijk, who saved 2,500 Jews. 'Both the Netherlands and Lithuania are proud of him.'AFP, 6/17/2018, 12:17 AM

'Number of Jews in Crete is slowly but steadily growing'

The last link to a doomed Jewish community in Crete watches its rebirth with gratitude.JTA, 6/16/2018, 9:59 PM

Pope: ‘Never forget the Shoah’

"It should be a warning of an obligation to reconciliation, of reciprocal comprehension and love toward our ‘elder brothers,’ the Jews."JTA, 6/13/2018, 3:45 PM

New Samaria synagogue is a 'dream come true' for Dutch Jews

Replica of Dutch synagogue destroyed in WWII opens near Jerusalem.JTA, 6/13/2018, 2:42 PM

Kansas teacher awarded for revealing Holocaust hero's story

Norman Conard awarded in Warsaw for working on bringing story of Holocaust hero Irena Sendler to light.JTA, 6/12/2018, 6:52 PM

Austria: We took too long to admit our role in Holocaust

Chancellor of Austria says his country waited too long to 'be honest' about its involvement 'as a perpetrator' in the Holocaust.David Rosenberg, 6/12/2018, 10:14 AM

Holocaust survivor who comforted Anne Frank passes away

Gena Turgel, who comforted Anne Frank at the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp before her death, dies at 95.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/10/2018, 5:54 AM

German party leader apologizes for belittling Nazi crimes

Co-head of the nationalist Alternative for Germany party called Nazi era 'speck of bird refuse.'JTA, 6/4/2018, 10:56 PM

Israel police commemorate Kielce pogrom in visit to Poland

120 police officers visit site of murder of 200 Jews who had returned from Nazi death camps in 1946.JTA, 5/31/2018, 4:33 PM

Blogger removes 'Happy Holocaust Day' video

Russian blogger tricks interviewees to wish viewers ‘happy Holocaust Day.’JTA, 5/28/2018, 7:43 AM

The Holocaust did not legitimize Zionism

If international public opinion does not understand that Jews deserved Jerusalem and Tel Aviv in 1933 no less than in 1948, it will infer that Zionism owes its legitimacy to Hitler.   Rafael Castro, 5/22/2018, 7:11 PM

Germany loses Holocaust reminder as survivors dwindle

As the numbers of Holocaust survivors dwindle, Germany struggles with how to pass their message to the next generation.AFP, 5/18/2018, 1:19 PM

British columnist calls German troops the heroes of D-Day

Columnist calls on readers to sympathize with Germans who were 'not trained in combat' yet fought 'nobly' against the 'attacking forces.'JTA, 5/18/2018, 9:18 AM

Remembering the lost Jewish communities of Eastern Europe

Lithuania unveils the Lost Shtetl Museum, dedicated to the small Jewish communities wiped out during the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/15/2018, 8:15 AM

Study: Poles helped kill most of the Jews in hiding from Nazis

New study estimates over half a million Jewish Holocaust victims were murdered by their Polish neighbors.JTA, 5/12/2018, 10:19 PM

Trump signs law to help Holocaust victims reclaim lost property

President signs law requiring State Department to monitor European countries handling of property taken from Holocaust victims.JTA, 5/10/2018, 7:11 PM

Event recalling Nazi massacre leaves out mention of Jews

Army dress-up ‘feast’ planned at Lithuanian WWII killing site for Jews.JTA, 5/10/2018, 2:11 PM

Blood and mud poured on Netherlands Holocaust monument

Memorial to 1,200 Dutch Jews murdered by Nazis at train station where they were deported desecrated.JTA, 5/9/2018, 10:11 PM

Canada to apologize for turning away Holocaust refugees

Canada’s Prime Minister Justin Trudeau says government will apologize for turning away MS St.Louis, full of Jews fleeing Nazi Germany.JTA, 5/9/2018, 8:17 PM

New Connecticut law requires Holocaust ed in state high schools

Joins Kentucky, New York, New Jersey, Rhode Island, Florida, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan, and California requiring genocide education.JTA, 5/9/2018, 12:46 AM

Poland furious after New Jersey mayor calls senator a 'joke'

Plans to move Jersey City monument to Polish massacre spark international row.JTA, 5/7/2018, 10:36 PM

German 'Nazi Grandma' fails to show up for prison sentence

Holocaust survivors’ group urges German authorities to intensify search for 89-year-old Ursula Haverbeck, convicted of Holocaust denial.Elad Benari, 5/7/2018, 3:39 AM

Dutch cop asks removal of Holocaust memorial sign, citing Israel

Bookshop owner in Amsterdam says police officer asked him to remove a sign commemorating Holocaust victims, citing Israel’s actions.JTA, 5/6/2018, 11:32 AM

German Palestine association slams Abbas ‘anti-Semitic’ remarks

'To suggest Jews in some way share responsibility for Holocaust is grotesque distortion of historical facts,' says PA German lobby.JTA - Mordechai Sones, 5/2/2018, 5:22 PM

Watch: The cycling champ who became a Holocaust hero

Marking launch of Giro d'Italia in J'lem, short film tells story of the heroism and bravery of one of cycling's most accomplished athletes.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2018, 12:27 PM

U.S. Holocaust Museum condemns Abbas

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum says PA chairman's remarks blaming Jews for the Holocaust are "an insidious type of anti-Semitism".Ben Ariel, 5/2/2018, 5:16 AM

Yad Vashem signs Holocaust agreement with German state

Yad Vashem signs educational agreement with the German state of Brandenburg.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/30/2018, 4:24 PM