Fort Ontario - Where the Holocaust came to America

Fort Ontario became the only shelter to house refugees in the US during the Second World War, the extent of FDR's help to the Jews. Less than 1000 people.Dr. Alex Grobman, 8/1/2019, 8:57 AM

'On Animals & People': The heroism of the Warsaw Zoo directors

A new documentary about the Polish couple who hid Jews in their home at the Warsaw Zoo under the Nazis' nose will be released soon.Nissan Tzur, 7/31/2019, 1:49 PM

New House bill would help care for Holocaust survivors

With 1/3 of Holocaust survivors in the US living at or below poverty line, bipartisan bill would increase federal support for survivors.Marcy Oster, JTA, 7/31/2019, 10:32 AM

Disgraced German historian found dead at 31

German historian blogger Marie Sophie Hingst found dead 1 month after being stripped of award for faking family history in the HolocaustToby Axelrod/JTA, 7/30/2019, 5:48 PM

Senate legislation would help care for Holocaust survivors

Bipartisan bill introduced in Senate to prioritize health, nutrition services for Holocaust survivors so they can live in their own homes.Marcy Oster/JTA, 7/24/2019, 5:53 PM

Holocaust compensation to cost Germany $420 million

Germany to compensate 8,000 Israel Holocaust survivors from Romania.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 7/20/2019, 8:48 PM

Rabbi Peretz clarifies: 'Didn't intend to harm any Diaspora Jew'

Official letter to Jewish Agency Chairman to be forwarded to Jewish community leadership worldwide, Peretz makes statement on assimilation.Mordechai Sones, 7/16/2019, 7:06 PM

Media assault on Rabbi Peretz

Reform, Conservative senior Leftists furious at Education Minister who said assimilation among world Jewry is 'second Holocaust'.Mordechai Sones, 7/9/2019, 8:32 PM

July 1938: The evil Evian Conference on the Jews

Plus ça change, plus c'est la même chose. Evian 1938 and Europe 2019. Abraham Chicheportiche, 7/8/2019, 1:02 AM

Beloved 'Hoosier' Holocaust survivor Eva Kor dies at 85

Kor, a survivor of Dr. Mengele's inhumane experiments,, who preached forgiveness even to the Nazis, dies while leading trip to Auschwitz.Sara Rubenstein, 7/4/2019, 9:40 PM

Argentina turns over Nazi documents to Holocaust museum

Argentina’s national parliament gives Holocaust Museum of Buenos Aires historic documents from investigation of Nazi influence.JTA, 7/4/2019, 9:30 PM

Neo-Nazis disrupt exhibition of Holocaust survivors’ portraits

Neo-Nazis in Sweden block entrance to an exhibition of portraits of Holocaust survivors, intimidate visitors already viewing the display.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 7/3/2019, 10:59 PM

Holocaust survivor: AOC deserves a Nobel Prize - in stupidity

Survivor who invited AOC to tour concentration camps calls for her removal from Congress. 'She's spreading anti-Semitism and stupidity.'David Rosenberg, 7/1/2019, 8:24 AM

Dutch railway company to pay compensation to Holocaust victims

Dutch national rail company says it will pay tens of millions of Euros to survivors, families of victims taken to death camps on its trains.AFP, 6/26/2019, 10:37 PM

Holocaust survivor who helped convict Eichmann passes away

Michael Maor, who worked for the Mossad to obtain documents that formed factual basis for Adolf Eichmann trial, passes away at 86.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/25/2019, 11:24 PM

Ocasio-Cortez: 'Far-right manipulates these moments for gain'

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez declines invitation to tour Auschwitz with Holocaust survivor.Marcy Oster, JTA, 6/24/2019, 5:10 PM

'Holocaust education should be mandatory for congressmen'

Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg invites Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to tour Auschwitz with him.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/21/2019, 2:58 PM

AOC’s latest howler

AOC is smarter than you think. She is a tyrant in a ponytail, Jack Engelhard, 6/19/2019, 4:53 PM

Jewish groups hit Ocasio-Cortez for appropriating 'Never Again'

Congresswoman tries to justify using Never Again slogan and accusing US of running concentration camps. Jewish groups aren't buying it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2019, 10:39 AM

Rabbis slam AOC for American concentration camps claim

Coalition of Orthodox rabbis castigate congresswoman who compared detention centers for illegal immigrants to Nazi concentration campsArutz Sheva Staff, 6/19/2019, 9:15 AM

Ocasio-Cortez under fire for remark on concentration camps

New York Congresswoman says US operating "concentration camps" on its southern border.Ben Ariel, 6/19/2019, 4:36 AM

Ukraine plans construction atop Holocaust-era mass graves

Israel, Jewish community leaders protest planned building on mass graves of Holocaust victims.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/18/2019, 12:00 PM

Swastika graffiti found on Argentine Holocaust memorial

Jewish groups say attack is 'part of anti-Semitic events' threatening 'coexistence and democratic values.'JTA Staff, 6/15/2019, 8:53 PM

Dutch senator apologizes for comment on Jews and gas chambers

Dutch senator who said Jews “went like lambs to the gas chambers” during the Holocaust apologizes.Ben Ariel and JTA, 6/14/2019, 6:02 AM

German paper outs online store selling ‘Zyklon B’ products

German newspaper outs British-based online store offering products with ‘Zyklon B’ logo.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/12/2019, 1:55 PM

Dutch lawmaker says Jews 'went to gas chambers like meek lambs'

Right-wing Dutch senator says he was inspired to enlist in army after seeing Jews 'driven to gas chambers like meek lambs'.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 6/12/2019, 7:55 AM

Holocaust memorial vandalized in Prague

Train window honoring children who escaped Nazis vandalized in attack that was '100% planned.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 6/11/2019, 11:18 AM

Historian's 'Holocaust victim' family members never existed

German historian stripped of award for faking a family history of suffering in Holocaust.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 6/5/2019, 8:38 AM

Putin attends unveiling of monument to Jewish resistance in WW2

Russian President attends ceremony at Jewish Museum and Tolerance Center in Moscow for monument to 'heroes of resistance' of camps, ghettos.Gary Willig, 6/4/2019, 7:16 PM

A crazy Europe asks Jews to renounce their kippah

Germany, theater of the “final solution of the Jewish question”, is now asking its remnant Jews to avoid being recognized as Jews on the street. Giulio Meotti, 5/29/2019, 12:24 PM

Kraków street named for rabbi, 300 orphans killed in Holocaust

Street to be named for Rabbi David Alter Kurzmann caretaker of the Kraków ghetto orphanage who was murdered with the orphans he cared for.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/28/2019, 5:54 PM

Remains of 1,000 Holocaust victims uncovered in Belarus reburied

Bodies of over 1,000 Holocaust victims uncovered during construction in city of Brest reburied.Cnaan Lipshitz/JTA, 5/22/2019, 5:44 PM

Al Jazeera suspends journalists over Holocaust video

Al Jazeera suspends 2 journalists after video released decrying 'focus' on Holocaust, tied Israel's establishment to Nazi ideology.AFP, 5/19/2019, 10:18 PM

Al-Jazeera's 'Holocaust education' video

Creation of Israel stems from Nazi ideology, AJ+ video claims.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/18/2019, 10:14 PM

Tennessee county: Censure judge for 'get over Holocaust' post

Shelby county commission votes in favor of censuring judge who posted anti-Semitic article on his Facebook page.Marcy Oster, JTA, 5/15/2019, 8:55 PM

Trump accuses Rep. Tlaib of harboring 'hatred' of Jews

US President slams 'insensitive' statement by Arab Congresswoman that Palestinian Arabs protected Jews from the Holocaust.Gary Willig, 5/13/2019, 6:25 PM

Yair Lapid's remarks raise outcry in Poland

MK Lapid's remarks about the Poles' role in the Holocaust draws thousands of responses from Polish readers, many expressing anti-Semitism.Nissan Tzur, 5/11/2019, 11:40 PM

The only recipe for Jewish survival

A look at the history of ethnic cleansing of Jews. Daniel Pinner, 5/9/2019, 5:30 PM

Auschwitz Museum protests camp photos on items sold online

Authorities at Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum protest to online vendor selling items bearing photos of the former Nazi death camp.Ben Ariel, 5/9/2019, 5:39 AM

Turkish museum says it has doll with hair from Holocaust victim

Toy museum in Turkey features display which includes doll with hair from Jewish girl killed in Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/7/2019, 11:36 AM

Polish PM: Poland was Holocaust's greatest victim

Poland won’t pay WWII property compensation because Poles were 'most murdered' victims, PM Morawiecki says.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 5/6/2019, 8:09 AM

Facebook will still allow users to deny the Holocaust

Facebook allows users to 'say things on Facebook that are wrong or inaccurate, even when they are offensive.'Ben Sales/JTA, 5/4/2019, 11:36 PM

Holocaust tragedy and rescue commemorated at former Mir Yeshiva

Event held in Mir, Lithuania, honors son of Japanese consul Chiune Sugihara, who saved 2,700 Jews during the Holocaust.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 5/3/2019, 6:13 PM

Eva's Story: Watch the full special feature

Watch Eva's Story, the Holocaust video featured on Instagram throughout Holocaust Memorial day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2019, 1:14 PM

PA tries to pass off Holocaust victims as Arab victims

Official PA TV posts pictures of Jewish bodies from concentration camps, claims they are victims of Israeli massacre of Arabs.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/3/2019, 3:50 AM

They called her from Auschwitz block she slept in

Yaffa Shaindy's two grandchildren went on a delegation of "Witnesses in uniform" of IDF officers to the death camps.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/2/2019, 10:57 PM

As survivors dwindle, US still pursues Holocaust restitution

State Dept envoy says issue of restitution still lingers. 'What do you do with property where the whole family was murdered?'Ron Kampeas, JTA, 5/2/2019, 8:21 AM

Sonia Gallinsky: The gift of survival

Child survivor of the Holocaust saved by non-Jews. A story of miracles and gifts.Judy Simon, 5/1/2019, 10:48 PM

Judge: $40 million Nazi-looted painting belongs to museum

LA judge rules Spanish museum owns painting sold by Jewish woman when she fled the Nazis, not her heirs.Marcy Oster/JTA, 5/1/2019, 8:31 PM

Why were Jews murdered in the Holocaust? Here's Fatah's answer

Group headed by Mahmoud Abbas justifies murder of Jews with distorted story conveying supposed Jewish selfishness and evil.Palestinian Media Watch , 5/1/2019, 4:36 PM

Photo collection of Dachau concentration camp revealed

Album of photographs taken inside Dachau concentration camp after its liberation recently revealed, highlighting reprisals on SS guards.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/1/2019, 11:50 AM

Diary of WWII’s Monuments Man given to National Archives

Diary of S. Lane Faison Jr., prominent historian who identified Nazi-looted art, given to National Archives.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 5/1/2019, 11:17 AM

March of the Living 2019 to spotlight Greek Holocaust victims

US ambassador to Israel to head delegation of US ambassadors and White House representatives joining 31st International March of the Living.Yoni Kempinski, 4/30/2019, 11:42 PM

Behind every property there is a story

Survivors, families share stories about lives before Holocaust, how homes, land, business, personal possessions are important links to past.Mordechai Sones, 4/30/2019, 9:56 PM

'Ghetto currency' donated to Israel's National Library

Six bills used in Theresienstadt Ghetto donated to National Library of Israel.Marcy Oster, JTA, 4/29/2019, 2:46 PM

ADL slams bills comparing abortion and Holocaust death toll

ADL says anti-abortion legislation comparing number of abortions to number of Jews murdered in Holocaust is 'totally out of bounds.'Josefin Dolsten, JTA, 4/25/2019, 9:48 AM

Comedian: 'If you can't stand the heat get out of the oven'

Australian comedian Isaac Butterfield jokes about Nazi gas chambers. ADL: Apologize, meet Holocaust survivors.Henry Benjamin, JTA, 4/23/2019, 11:12 AM