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

Nazi symbols, salutes on display at Ukrainian nationalist march

Hundreds take part in far-right march in Ukrainian city of Lviv to honor SS unit of local volunteers.JTA, 4/30/2018, 7:24 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? Dr. Inna Rogatchi, 4/29/2018, 11:37 PM

Rabbis urge Kansas lawmaker not to compare abortion to Holocaust

Jewish group calls on Republican state lawmaker from Kansas to refrain from comparing abortions to Nazi genocide of Jews in World War II.JTA, 4/29/2018, 3:10 PM

German memorial honors forced laborers of forgotten Nazi camp

Germany inaugurates memorial honoring prisoners who died in a long-forgotten Nazi concentration camp.AFP, 4/28/2018, 10:12 PM

Russian Jews to learn about rescue and betrayal in Poland

1,100 Russian Jews visit Auschwitz, hear about Polish rescue, betrayal of Jews.JTA, 4/25/2018, 3:54 PM

US House passes bill to aid Holocaust survivors

House unanimously passes bill to help Holocaust survivors obtain restitution, seized assets.JTA, 4/25/2018, 7:43 AM

Artists return German music award over rappers’ Holocaust lyrics

Artists return Echo Awards in protest of Holocaust-encouraging rappers' receipt of award.JTA, Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 11:40 AM

From Holocaust to independence

FIDF supporters travel to Poland, Israel, with Holocaust survivors and IDF officers.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/20/2018, 7:57 AM

They did not go like sheep to the slaughter

This year, uniquely, Yom Ha'atsmaut falls on the Gregorian date of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising and contrary to popular belief, the Jews of the ghetto were not the only ones who fought back. Jonny Daniels, 4/19/2018, 10:41 PM

Remembering the Jews who fought back against the Nazis

Today marks 75th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising as well as the 70th anniversary of the founding of the State of Israel: OP EDJohnny Daniels , 4/19/2018, 3:51 PM

Holocaust survivor: My brothers built bunkers, we hid in sewers

Seventy-five years after the Warsaw ghetto's end, the dead live on in memory.AFP, 4/18/2018, 8:35 AM

Polish nationalists seek to sue President Rivlin

Nationalists want to sue Israeli president for saying many Poles were complicit in the Nazi Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/17/2018, 6:59 PM

Israeli intervention in Syria

What exactly do they want, those people saying we should intervene in Syria because we suffered the Holocaust? Tzvi Lev, 4/17/2018, 9:31 AM

Jewish sport clubs commemorate soccer teams shuttered by Nazis

Two Jewish sport clubs in Argentina honor their counterparts in Vienna and Warsaw, that were shuttered by the Nazis during the Holocaust.JTA, 4/16/2018, 7:41 PM

Watch: Haredi soldiers pray at Western Wall

Haredi soldiers 'sworn in' to IDF in special ceremony at the Western Wall. Rabbis: Haredi soldiers ensure Holocaust never happens again.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/16/2018, 3:38 PM

The song memorializing the Holocaust that went viral

Russian singer Kain Rivers' song about the Holocaust goes viral.Tzvi Lev, 4/15/2018, 8:03 AM

Invisible Jews: Surviving the Holocaust in Poland

Eddie Bielawski is probably one of the youngest Holocaust survivors with any memory of the war years. The Bielawski family survived the Holocaust by becoming invisible. Here is the story of one of many miracles.Rabbi Chanan Morrison, 4/15/2018, 6:55 AM

'People need to be here and realize what went on here'

Special: Arutz Sheva speaks to survivors at March of the Living.Yoni Kempinski, 4/15/2018, 6:09 AM

America's first all-kosher supermarket to change hands

America's first all-kosher supermarket, founded by Holocaust survivors, begins a new era.JTA, 4/14/2018, 10:30 PM

Holocaust survivor meets long-lost friend whose family saved her

Separated by the Holocaust, old friends find each other 76 years later.JTA, 4/14/2018, 10:12 PM

Watch: We Remember

Kain Rivers' song in the spirit of Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/13/2018, 9:13 PM

'March of the Living connects young Jews to Israel'

Greg Masel, Gen. Dir. of Keren Hayesod, says March of the Living brings young Jews closer to Israel, strengthens Jewish identity.Yoni Kempinski, 4/13/2018, 2:14 PM

'Jewish survival is victory over the Nazis'

President Andrzej Duda addresses March of the Living, says Poland will continue to testify about the Holocaust to teach the world.Gary Willig, 4/12/2018, 7:00 PM

Study: 22% of US millennials never heard of the Holocaust

Over 40% of millenials think number of Jewish victims of Holocaust less than 2 million.JTA, 4/12/2018, 6:41 PM

Polish President: Holocaust Law won't block survivors' speeches

Despite newly-passed law barring claims of Polish complicity in Holocaust, Poland says survivors won't be charged for criticizing Poland.JTA, 4/12/2018, 6:08 PM

Rivlin: Many Poles helped carry out Holocaust

Israeli President tells Polish counterpart at March of the Living anti-Semitism in Poland helped Nazis carry out Holocaust.Gary Willig, 4/12/2018, 5:18 PM

'Ensure that the memory of the Holocaust lives among us'

Minister Gila Gamliel hosts Holocaust survivor Esther Schlesinger from Efrat on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/12/2018, 3:09 AM

'Coming together as Jews, to remember'

Participants on March of the Living 2018 share their impressions of the moving experience with Arutz Sheva.Yoni Kempinski, 4/11/2018, 8:53 PM

Holocaust survivors' dolls brought back to life

Doll for Life Project recreated dolls lost when Holocaust survivors were taken to Nazi camps as children.Yoni Kempinski, 4/11/2018, 6:09 PM

'It is right to call you heroes of the Holocaust'

PM, wife meet with Holocaust survivors who lit torches at Yad Vashem at Holocaust Memorial Day ceremony, praise their will to live.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 8:11 PM

Fewer Jews in the world today than on eve of the Holocaust

Study finds there are still 2 million fewer Jews than there were in 1939, more than 70 years after the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 7:14 PM

'Efforts to prevent crimes against humanity are failing'

Chairman of Yad Vashem Holocaust museum: Chemical weapons attack in Syria shows that international efforts after the Holocaust have failed.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 1:55 PM

House bill would fund Holocaust education programs in schools

Bipartisan slate of House members to introduce a bill that would grant money to Holocaust education in schools.JTA and Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/10/2018, 4:16 AM

Hundreds of Holocaust survivors and their families sing

Clip from mass singing event in Jerusalem is released in time for Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2018, 11:41 AM

'Don't teach preschoolers about the Holocaust'

Head of preschool teachers' association calls on preschool staff not to teach young children about Holocaust, to avoid unnecessary trauma.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/9/2018, 11:17 AM

Report lashes France's failure to return looted Jewish art

'40 years of inaction,' 'lack of ambition' over thousands of artworks confiscated from Jews during Nazi occupation.AFP, 4/3/2018, 10:25 PM

Lithuanian bill would ban books critical of the country

Bill drafted following publication of book critical of Lithuania during Holocaust weighed after Poland adopts Holocaust censorship law.JTA, 4/3/2018, 2:20 PM

Music of Holocaust victims returns to former Nazi camp

Music composed by Jewish Holocaust victims at Westerbork in the Netherlands for Nazi oppressors played again at the camp.JTA, 4/2/2018, 8:31 PM

Buenos Aires presents exhibit on soccer during the Holocaust

An exhibit on soccer during the Holocaust is on display at one of Buenos Aires' biggest stadiums.JTA, 3/31/2018, 9:03 PM

Stirring meeting between Holocaust survivors and soldiers

Soldiers of Information Security Branch arrive at Palmach Museum and watch unique performance where actors are Holocaust survivors.Mordechai Sones, 3/28/2018, 11:27 AM

Holocaust studies made mandatory in Kentucky schools

Advocacy by Catholic middle school teacher helps convince Kentucky legislature to mandate teaching about the Holocaust in public schools.JTA, 3/27/2018, 11:50 AM

Dutch man who saved Jewish children during Holocaust dies at 107

Johan van Hulst, Dutch politician and seminary leader who saved hundreds of Jewish children, passes away.JTA, 3/26/2018, 8:26 PM

Poland observes new holiday to remember Poles who saved Jews

National Remembrance Day for Poles Who Saved Jews celebrated for first time.JTA, 3/25/2018, 7:49 PM

Polish AG: Holocaust censorship law is unconstitutional

Law banning discussion of Polish involvement in Holocaust violates the country's constitution, says Poland's Attorney General.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/22/2018, 9:51 PM

Ukraine to commemorate synagogue destroyed by Nazis in Lviv

Local authorities in Lviv, Ukraine, design monument commemorating synagogue demolished by Nazis.JTA, 3/21/2018, 2:37 PM

Pre-Holocaust synagogue restored as educational center

After the Holocaust decimated its Jewish community, one Hungarian resort town opens restored synagogue as educational center.JTA, 3/21/2018, 7:49 AM