The trap of travesty: The Shoah as show businessLife was not beautiful, nor amusing, nor did the victims dance, during the darkness of the Holocaust.
Russian 'Holocaust on ice' routine causes uproarSocial media outraged after Putin spokesman's wife appears on reality show dancing while dressed as a concentration camp prisoner.
Israel opposes use of term 'Polish Death Camps'Israel and Poland released a joint statement opposing the use of the term 'Polish death camps' to describe Nazi concentration camps.
Nearly 1,000 Jews gather in Ukrainian city of LvivNearly 1,000 people attend Jewish gathering in western Ukrainian city which honors alleged Holocaust era war criminals.
Israeli woman crowned 'Miss Holocaust Survivor'Russian-born Israeli who was 2 days old when World War II broke out crowned Miss Holocaust Survivor.
Pro-Israel Asian organization supports survivors and lost tribesShalom Israel Asia Pacific held its annual event for the benefit of Holocaust survivors and members of Bnei Menashe. We spoke with founder.
French town commemorates Alfred DreyfusPersecuted Jewish officer honored with a statue. Dutch town honors Holocaust survivor and writer Jules Schelvis with a street sign.
Watch: emotional meeting of childhood friends separated by ShoahTwo childhood friends who had not seen each other since the Holocaust finally meet in an emotional reunion.
Ukraine to open its first holocaust memorialPrime Minister of Ukraine has made a major announcement that could change the course of history education in the eastern European country.
Synagogue in Zhitomir, Ukraine, reopens for the holidaysThe building is the only remaining synagogue of the 54 that were there before the holocaust.
Holocaust survivor likens treatment of farm animals to ShoahHolocaust survivor Alex Hershaft says there are striking similarities between the Nazi horrors and the way society treats farm animals.
Writer Elena Ferrante is daughter of Holocaust survivorMysterious best-selling Italian author identified as the daughter of a German-born Holocaust survivor.
Rivlin stokes Ukrainian debate over Holocaust complicityPresident Reuven Rivlin's accusations of Ukrainian Holocaust complicity cause uproar among Ukrainian nationalists.
Ukraine marks 75 years since Babi Yar mass slaughter of JewsUkrainians have been wrestling with their countrymen's role in collaborating with the Nazis ever since.
Jewish 'Avengers' of Nazis leader dies at 91Joseph Harmatz, Holocaust survivor who led a group of Jews seeking to kill Germans in revenge for the Holocaust, has died.
Rivlin addresses Ukraine Parliament 75 years after Babi YarPresident Rivlin: 'We must not play a part in the sin of forgetting or denial. Leaders who support anti-Semitic ideas won't be welcomed.'
House introduces anti-Nazi billBill to facilitate the return of Nazi-looted artworks to their original owners or heirs introduced in the U.S. House of Representatives.
Holocaust victims included in Belarus-US pactBelarus and the US sign an agreement to preserve and protect the cultural properties of all ethnic groups, including Holocaust victims.
Hundreds protest vandalism of Budapest Holocaust memorialHundreds protest in downtown Budapest against a vandalism attack on a memorial to the victims of the Holocaust in Hungary.
Rivlin meets daughter of Mayor who saved Jews in the HolocaustPresident Rivlin meets the daughter of Greek Mayor who saved the entire local Jewish community of island of Zakynthos during the Holocaust.
Compensation for Holocaust survivors shipped via French trainsPayments have started issuing from a compensation fund for Holocaust survivors deported to Nazi camps via the French rail system.
The stones of Moletai: A lesson on the Shoah in LithuaniaThe 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
German judge evades punishment for helping survivorsGerman judge who landed in legal trouble after helping Holocaust survivors apply for ghetto pensions settles the case out of court.
New Ken Burns film spotlights little-known Holocaust rescuers“Defying the Nazis: The Sharps’ War” takes a look at American Christian couple who smuggled hundreds of Jews to safety.
German judge helps survivors apply for ghetto pensionsJewish leaders rallying to the aid of a German judge facing punishment for helping Holocaust survivors apply for ghetto pensions.
Lithuanian towns mark Holocaust massacres of JewsLithuanian president leads ceremony marking 1941 slaughter of Jewish community.
EU allocates $1.5 million to expand Lodz train station museumEuropean Union allocates $1.5 million for the expansion of the museum at the Radegast train station in Lodz.
'Dutch Jewish community is unsustainable'Dutch Jewish leaders claim the future of Jewish life in the Netherlands is grim.
Schindler's factory could be turned into Holocaust memorialA factory in the Czech Republic once used by Oskar Schindler could be made into a Holocaust memorial after it was bought a Czech foundation.
Ukraine's honoring of war criminals leaves Jews uneasy, dividedVeneration of pro-Nazi collaborators raises concerns among Ukrainian Jews.
Watch: A survivor's forgivenessHow a Holocaust survivor reacted when he met his best friend - who was responsible for the deaths of his wife and child.
Germany mulls trying 8 concentration camp workersGerman authorities identify four men, four women who helped operate Nazi concentration camp from 1942 to 1945.
Report: Traveling zoo set up on Holocaust site in UkraineCity in northwestern Ukraine authorizes the placing of a traveling zoo on the mass grave of thousands of Jewish Holocaust victims.
Holocaust hero Wallenberg executed by Soviets, diaries showKGB chief's journal reveals fate of Swedish diplomat instrumental in saving thousands of Jews from Holocaust.
Holocaust hero passes away at 90Phillip Bialowitz, survived the Sobibor death camp rebellion, then dedicated his life to a promise he made to the rebel leaders.
'Lithuania - One big mass murder site'ILTV speaks with Holocaust expert Efraim Zuroff, who has co-authored a book on the mass murder of Jews in Lithuanian during World War II
Real-life 'Pianist' family wins defamation appealThe family of the late Jewish-Polish protagonist of the film "The Pianist" wins appeal against defamation of their father.
Polish court upholds controversial restitution lawCourt in Poland rejects motion to scrap a law that critics say is preventing restitution of property that belonged to Jewish families.
Dutch magnate: Family 'heartless' in treatment of Nazi-era JewsDutch textile magnate says his predecessors "behaved in a heartless manner" during the Holocaust.Ho
700 march for Warsaw ghetto doctors, nursesMarchers hang ribbons with the names of the dead to honor the medical personnel of the Warsaw ghetto.
Holocaust survivors from Florida perform in former ghettoMusical duo of Holocaust survivors from Florida return to their native Poland to perform there for the first time.
Amsterdam rejects restitution, settles with survivors for $11MCity rejects calls to give direct restitution to Holocaust survivors taxed while held in concentration camps, pays Jewish groups $11M.
Paris Grand Synagogue slammed for hosting far-right historianHistorian justified Vichy France's collaboration with Nazi Germany, handing over of thousands of Jews for extermination.
Polish officials under fire for revisionism of Holocaust historyJewish groups up in arms over controversial comments by leading Polish officials regarding the country's role during the Holocaust.
Alabama councilwoman threatened over Holocaust commentsCouncilwoman in Birmingham says a gun-wielding Jewish man threatened to harm her for opposing city funding of a Holocaust memorial.
Pokemon Go player finds body behind Holocaust memorialNew Hampshire youth playing Pokemon Go discovers dead body in stream near Holocaust memorial.
Binyamina Rebbe laid to rest in Har HamenuchotThe late hassidic rebbe and Holocaust survivor made all Jews feel welcome in his home.
Dutch man and daugther who hid Jews during Holocaust honoredYad Vashem posthumously honors Jan Willem Kamphuis and his daughter Klazenia Kamphuis-Vink from Holland who hid Jews from the Nazis.
75 years after pogrom, Poland wrestles with complicityPolish politicians and academics wrestle with legacy of complicity in Holocaust atrocities exemplified in story of Jedwabne pogrom.
After Elie Wiesel, can anyone unite American Jews?Following Elie Wiesel's, is the American Jewish community too divided to unite under any one person’s moral voice?
Locals absent at ceremony marking Polish atrocityEvent commemorating 340 Jews burned alive by anti-Semitic Poles underlines Poland's complicated relationship with its past.
Watch: Canadian PM's tearful trip to Auschwitz memorialPrime Minister Justin Trudeau visited the site of the Nazi death camp on Sunday, accompanied with one of the few inmates to survive.
Oregon Jewish Museum gets permanent homeOregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education will have a new and permanent home next year.
Victims of Polish atrocity remembered150 people attend commemoration on the 75th anniversary of a massacre of hundreds of Polish Jews in Jedwabne.
Hundreds pay tribute in Elie Wiesel's native RomaniaNobel laureate was instrumental in getting Romania to face up to its dark past.
7 Elie Wiesel books that show the range of his influenceWorld-renowned Holocaust survivor, human rights activist best known for his memoirs - but his memory lives on in dozens of other works too.
Belarusian Nobel laureate: Poles persecuted Jews in HolocaustSvetlana Alexievich defies Polish crack-downs on suggestions that Polish people were involved in attacking Jews.