Items from 'The Pianist' to go up for auction in Poland

Items from 'The Pianist' to go up for auction in Poland

Polish auction house selling possessions of Holocaust survivor behind ‘The Pianist’ story.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/14/2020, 9:32 AM
Activist who protested glorification of Holocaust collaborators to be deported

Activist who protested glorification of Holocaust collaborators to be deported

Lithuanian police holding activist who protested glorification of alleged Holocaust perpetrators.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 9/2/2020, 8:00 AM
New report shows Vatican urged pope not to protest Nazi deportations of Italy's Jews

New report shows Vatican urged pope not to protest Nazi deportations of Italy's Jews

Vatican hid Holocaust orphans from their families and urged Pope Pius XII not to protest deportations.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/29/2020, 9:15 PM
New Jewish museum will have exhibit dedicated to Frank family and German Jewish culture

New Jewish museum will have exhibit dedicated to Frank family and German Jewish culture

Frankfurt’s new $58 million Jewish museum reclaims Anne Frank’s forgotten roots in the city.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/26/2020, 8:36 AM
First ever deployment of Israeli fighter jets in Germany

First ever deployment of Israeli fighter jets in Germany

Deployment began with joint German-Israeli flyover above Dachau concentration camp.Y Rabinovitz, 8/18/2020, 10:20 PM
Judge backs Florida principal who told parent he had to be neutral on Holocaust

Judge backs Florida principal who told parent he had to be neutral on Holocaust

Florida high school principal who said that Holocaust can't be taught as a 'historical event' should not have been fired, judge rules.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/18/2020, 2:58 PM
Dozens of Jewish headstones discovered under Polish town’s market square

Dozens of Jewish headstones discovered under Polish town’s market square

In town near Warsaw, construction work leads to discovery of Jewish headstones.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 8/12/2020, 10:02 AM
Website selling Holocaust-themed face masks announces closure

Website selling Holocaust-themed face masks announces closure

HolocaustFaceMasks.com stops selling the masks and plans to shut down.Ben Sales, JTA, 8/12/2020, 8:11 AM
Germany: Holocaust memorial now commemorates family of Israeli ambassador's wife

Germany: Holocaust memorial now commemorates family of Israeli ambassador's wife

‘Stumbling stone’ memorials in Germany remember the family of Israeli ambassador’s wife.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 8/11/2020, 8:07 AM
Delaware to require teaching of the Holocaust and genocide

Delaware to require teaching of the Holocaust and genocide

Public middle and high schools schools in Delaware to be required to teach about the Holocaust starting in 2021.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/7/2020, 7:12 AM
'Dangerous' Amazon mini-series about Nazi hunters renewed for second season

'Dangerous' Amazon mini-series about Nazi hunters renewed for second season

Amazon renews ‘Hunters,’ Al Pacino’s Nazi-hunting drama, for second season.Marcy Oster, JTA, 8/5/2020, 7:30 AM
Who would sell Holocaust-themed face masks? This guy.

Who would sell Holocaust-themed face masks? This guy.

Owner of website selling Holocaust masks wants to warn of risks of following 'innocent orders and rules,' Jews 'trivialize' the Holocaust.Ben Sales, JTA, 7/31/2020, 3:23 PM
The deafening silence of liberal Jewish leadership in the face of BLM anitsemitism

The deafening silence of liberal Jewish leadership in the face of BLM anitsemitism

Liberal Jewish leadership has its head firmly planted in the sand, just where it was during the rise of Hitler. Op-ed.Rabbi Bernard Rosenberg, 7/29/2020, 9:06 AM
Remains of 286 Jewish Holocaust victims uncovered in 2 basements in Ukraine

Remains of 286 Jewish Holocaust victims uncovered in 2 basements in Ukraine

Remains of 286 Jews murdered in the Holocaust - mostly women and children - found in two basements in Ukraine.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/28/2020, 8:39 AM
Betraying Jewish history by watering down the Holocaust

Betraying Jewish history by watering down the Holocaust

Unless the Holocaust is seen as it really was, the attempt to exterminate an entire people, it can be turned against the Jews. Op-ed.Melanie Phllips, 7/23/2020, 10:01 PM
New Hampshire lawmakers send bill requiring Holocaust education to governor

New Hampshire lawmakers send bill requiring Holocaust education to governor

'Need for Holocaust and genocide education in our schools could not be more urgent,' ADL director says.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 7/3/2020, 8:08 AM
Hashem - I don't understand, but let us make  up

Hashem - I don't understand, but let us make up

The Holocaust is inexplicable to man, as is the Red Heifer. The question mark is the essence of Jewish faith.Rabbi Ronen Neuwirth, 7/1/2020, 3:34 PM
Texas: Harris County  prosecutor resigns after sharing political Facebook post

Texas: Harris County prosecutor resigns after sharing political Facebook post

Texas prosecutor resigns over sharing Facebook post comparing Black Lives Matter to the Nazis.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/1/2020, 8:48 AM
Lithuanian nationalist accused of murdering Jews touted as hero

Lithuanian nationalist accused of murdering Jews touted as hero

In Lithuania, lawmakers want to dedicate 2021 to honoring an alleged perpetrator of Holocaust pogrom.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/30/2020, 8:37 AM
Austria breaks ground for new Holocaust memorial

Austria breaks ground for new Holocaust memorial

The new memorial is being erected in Vienna's central Ostarrichi Park.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/23/2020, 6:23 AM
At a German train station, a unique memorial is dedicated to Jews deported to their death

At a German train station, a unique memorial is dedicated to Jews deported to their death

Germany train station unveils unique memorial to Jews deported by train to their deaths during the Holocaust.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/22/2020, 7:28 AM
New Holocaust memorial includes information about deportations and youth education project

New Holocaust memorial includes information about deportations and youth education project

At a German train station, a unique memorial is dedicated to Jews deported to their death.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/19/2020, 10:47 AM
Dutch woman who saved hundreds of children dies at 96

Dutch woman who saved hundreds of children dies at 96

Dutch-Jewish WWII hero Betty Goudsmit-Oudkerk, who saved hundreds of children, dies at 96.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/17/2020, 2:40 PM
Latin American Holocaust education network launches

Latin American Holocaust education network launches

Institutions devoted to Holocaust studies join hands to develop virtual activities for Holocaust education.JTA Staff, 6/10/2020, 7:55 AM
Dutch king acknowledges Jews felt ‘abandoned’ by his great-grandmother Wilhelmina

Dutch king acknowledges Jews felt ‘abandoned’ by his great-grandmother Wilhelmina

The King of the Netherlands acknowledges that Dutch Jews felt 'abandoned' by his great-grandmother, Queen Wilhelmnia, during the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/5/2020, 7:30 AM
Catholic Church in Germany was ‘complicit’ in Nazi crimes, German Bishops’ Conference says

Catholic Church in Germany was ‘complicit’ in Nazi crimes, German Bishops’ Conference says

Report released by German Bishops' Conference says Catholic Church in Germany was 'complicit' in Nazi crimes.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/4/2020, 7:40 AM
Will a Ukrainian priest be recognized as Righteous Among the Nations?

Will a Ukrainian priest be recognized as Righteous Among the Nations?

A Ukrainian priest who saved Jews during the Holocaust has never been honored by Yad Vashem. New research could change that.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/2/2020, 11:35 PM
Daughter born to Rina Shnerb's parents

Daughter born to Rina Shnerb's parents

Parents issue message to community members linking date of birth and incident, 'Neither Nazis nor cursed terrorists will triumph over us.'Mordechai Sones, 4/21/2020, 10:23 PM
Are we ready for the day after Holocaust survivors...?

Are we ready for the day after Holocaust survivors...?

Researcher disturbed by how we express memory of Holocaust, especially for time when Holocaust survivors will no longer be with us.Shimon Cohen, 4/21/2020, 7:57 PM
Yom Hashoah: Don't only be sad - be mad!

Yom Hashoah: Don't only be sad - be mad!

The Jewish people have every right and even the obligation to be unforgiving towards those who knowingly allowed the Shoah to take place. Karma Feinstein-Cohen, 4/21/2020, 12:39 PM
Trump touts his efforts to combat anti-Semitism in Holocaust remembrance proclamation

Trump touts his efforts to combat anti-Semitism in Holocaust remembrance proclamation

President Trump highlights his administration's efforts to combat anti-Semitism during proclamation declaring week of 'remembrance'.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/20/2020, 7:37 AM
Pesach 1943: The importance of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising

Pesach 1943: The importance of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising

The brave but doomed Jewish revolt against the Nazis began on Passover Eve.Dr. Alex Grobman, 4/13/2020, 12:01 AM
Yair Netanyahu helps distribute food to Holocaust survivors

Yair Netanyahu helps distribute food to Holocaust survivors

PM's son volunteers with Yad Ezer La-Haver foundation, assists in distributing Passover food parcels to the needy.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/8/2020, 6:04 AM
Head of Spielberg Holocaust foundation to Amazon: Drop 'Hunters'

Head of Spielberg Holocaust foundation to Amazon: Drop 'Hunters'

Fictional show "muddies historical record, disrespects those who perished, and provides ammo to" Holocaust deniers, fdn director says.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 3/15/2020, 8:27 AM
Palestinian Arab victimhood

Palestinian Arab victimhood

The Palestinian Arabs are trying so hard to be victim number one, but the competition is fierce. Thor Lamkin, 3/15/2020, 5:27 AM
Purim and Amalek: I do not forgive and I do not forget

Purim and Amalek: I do not forgive and I do not forget

What’s most amazing is that this war with Amalek continues—that the world is still so concerned with the fate of Israel and the small number of Jews in the world who do not even amount to a percentage of error when calculating the world’s population.Rabbi Dr. Bernard H. Rosenberg, 3/8/2020, 9:00 PM
'Immortal Piano' set for Israel auction

'Immortal Piano' set for Israel auction

Rare piano, which survived Holocaust, goes up for auction in Jerusalem.AFP, 3/2/2020, 8:21 AM
Spanish town: We were told Holocaust float was to commemorate victims

Spanish town: We were told Holocaust float was to commemorate victims

Spanish town says it was told crematoria carnival float was Holocaust commemoration.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/28/2020, 8:20 AM
Spanish foreign minister condemns carnival with gun-toting Nazis

Spanish foreign minister condemns carnival with gun-toting Nazis

Arancha Gonzalez says Campo de Criptana contributes to 'banalisation of the Holocaust.'AFP, 2/26/2020, 5:21 PM
1 in 5 Europeans says secret Jewish cabal runs the world, survey finds

1 in 5 Europeans says secret Jewish cabal runs the world, survey finds

Survey presented at anti-Semitism conference shows one-fifth of Europeans say Jews exploit Holocaust victimhood and run the world.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/26/2020, 9:06 AM
Macron, French Jews, and Israel

Macron, French Jews, and Israel

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews world renonwned French Jewish philosopher Professor Shmuel Trigano on PM Macron and Israel: "The act of Macron in the Church was meant for the PA and the PLO. His message was ‘Yad Vashem is Jewish, Jerusalem is not.’"Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 2/24/2020, 4:02 PM
4th Annual Educators Conference about 2Gs expected to attract several hundred participants

4th Annual Educators Conference about 2Gs expected to attract several hundred participants

The 4th Annual Holocaust Studies Conference is scheduled for this coming Sunday and Monday in New York.Deborah Schechter, 2/13/2020, 2:03 AM
Neo-Nazis blast German comedian for apologizing to Holocaust survivor for father's actions

Neo-Nazis blast German comedian for apologizing to Holocaust survivor for father's actions

German comedian under attack after apologizing to a Holocaust survivor for his father’s Nazi service.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 2/10/2020, 7:57 AM
15% of Italians say Holocaust never happened, poll finds

15% of Italians say Holocaust never happened, poll finds

New Italy Report poll shows Holocaust denial over five times higher than in 2004.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 2/1/2020, 6:14 PM
1 in 5 Germans think the Holocaust gets too much attention, surveys find

1 in 5 Germans think the Holocaust gets too much attention, surveys find

Two new polls find large number of Germans believe legacy of the Holocaust is excessively emphasized today.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 1/26/2020, 10:56 PM
Dutch PM apologizes for treatment of Jews during the Holocaust

Dutch PM apologizes for treatment of Jews during the Holocaust

Prime Minister of The Netherlands apologizes for his country's having 'failed' Jews during the Holocaust.'Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/26/2020, 7:00 PM
Survey: 57% of French don't know how many Jews died in the Holocaust

Survey: 57% of French don't know how many Jews died in the Holocaust

In the survey of French adults commissioned by Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, 30% put the figure at under 2 million.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/23/2020, 8:02 AM
Survey: Most US adults don't know 6 million Jews killed in Holocaust

Survey: Most US adults don't know 6 million Jews killed in Holocaust

Pew study finds half of US adults don't know basic facts about the Holocaust, including how Hitler came to power or number of Jewish victimsBen Sales/JTA, 1/22/2020, 6:41 PM
Rabbi Soloveitchik on evil and suffering

Rabbi Soloveitchik on evil and suffering

Jan 27 is actually liberation of Auschwitz Memorial Day, but this week world leaders are in Israel to commemorate the date.Rabbi Dr. Bernard H. Rosenberg, 1/22/2020, 12:00 PM
Historic anthology of statements from world leaders to 'combat anti-Semitism'

Historic anthology of statements from world leaders to 'combat anti-Semitism'

50 leaders from United States and Europe to Australia pledge commitment to remember Holocaust and 'combat anti-Semitism'.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/22/2020, 12:16 AM
Philippine embassy to hold 'Safe Haven: Jewish Refugees in the Philippines' event

Philippine embassy to hold 'Safe Haven: Jewish Refugees in the Philippines' event

Philippine Embassy in Israel, in partnership with B'nai B'rith World Center to hold event on International Holocaust Memorial Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/21/2020, 4:53 PM
Exhibition upgrade at Berlin villa where Holocaust was planned

Exhibition upgrade at Berlin villa where Holocaust was planned

Building which hosted the 1942 Wannsee Conference, looks to increase awareness of how Holocaust was planned.AFP, 1/16/2020, 6:16 PM
Dozens of world leaders in Jerusalem for Holocaust Forum pose complex security challenge

Dozens of world leaders in Jerusalem for Holocaust Forum pose complex security challenge

The forum marking 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz will be the third-largest gathering of world leaders in Israel.Sara Rubenstein, 1/16/2020, 5:36 PM
Polish President pulls out of Auschwitz event in Israel

Polish President pulls out of Auschwitz event in Israel

Polish President Andrzej Duda refuses to attend event marking 75 years since liberation of Auschwitz if he is not allowed to speak.AFP, 1/7/2020, 8:45 PM
Unprecedented: Over 40 world leaders to convene at Yad Vashem for Holocaust memorial event

Unprecedented: Over 40 world leaders to convene at Yad Vashem for Holocaust memorial event

An unprecedented event in Israel: Over 40 leaders to convene at Yad Vashem for 5th World Holocaust Forum event.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/7/2020, 2:56 PM
Lithuania’s ruling party drafting bill exonerating nation from Holocaust crimes

Lithuania’s ruling party drafting bill exonerating nation from Holocaust crimes

Historian Efraim Zuroff slams bill as 'attempt to whitewash massive complicity' in murder of Jews.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 1/4/2020, 7:13 PM
News fromn Berlin, Europe's antisemitism capital

News fromn Berlin, Europe's antisemitism capital

The city where Hitler reigned unopposed is reverting to type and doing what comes naturally.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 12/20/2019, 11:15 AM