'Jewish Schindler' to receive B'nai B'rith citation

Naftali Backenroth-Bronicki, who risked his life saving Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland, is a forgotten hero of the Holocaust.Yoel Domb, 3/6/2017, 9:21 PM

Nazi collaborator fan represents Ukraine at Holocaust symposium

Supporter of Nazi collaborator whose troops murdered thousands of Jews to represent Ukraine at International Holocaust symposium in Paris.JTA, 3/6/2017, 8:21 PM

Congress introduces legislation to help Holocaust survivors

Congress introduces legislation to assist survivors in obtaining restitution of assets stolen in the Holocaust.JTA, 3/3/2017, 4:57 AM

March of the Living rejects 'legalized hate'

Nuremberg Laws have contemporary legal implications for state-sponsored terror today in Iran, Darfur, Rwanda, Yugoslavia and Syria.Mordechai Sones, 3/2/2017, 3:56 PM

Never too late? Nazi's son returns looted artwork

His father established the ghetto in Krakow. Plundered artwork was missing since 1939.Hillel Fendel, 3/1/2017, 11:05 AM

Hague advised to offer $2.75 million in Holocaust restitution

Executive board of the municipality of The Hague advises government to offer $2.75 million in restitution for Holocaust survivors.JTA, 3/1/2017, 5:54 AM

Store sells 'Yellow Star' necklaces

Internet store sells 'yellow star' necklaces to 'help people remember the Holocaust.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/27/2017, 3:12 PM

Stolen Dachau gate with infamous slogan restored

Gate with phrase 'Work will set you free' restored to Dacahu death camp after being stolen two years ago.Gary Willig, 2/22/2017, 4:44 PM

Mike Pence visits site of Nazi camp Dachau

Vice President lays wreath at International Memorial at the Dachau Nazi-era camp.JTA, 2/19/2017, 5:32 PM

Yad Vashem event to honor Holocaust survivor and author

Yad Vashem receives collection of late Holocaust survivor, author, and historian Professor Yaffa Eliach.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/19/2017, 1:55 PM

Today we remember Irena Sendler

On this day in 1910, a woman who would save many children in the Warsaw ghetto was born., 2/16/2017, 12:28 PM

Blue Card receives grant to help Holocaust survivors

Group that provides assistance to Holocaust survivors receives $120,000 grant from the Jewish Federations of North America.JTA, 2/16/2017, 4:30 AM

Watch: How Jewish refugee was saved from Holocaust

Polish-Jewish refugee marries Vietnamese man who ultimately saves her and her family's life.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/15/2017, 8:57 AM

Senate bill would honor soldier who protected Jewish POWs

Bipartisan bill would honor spldier who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs during World War II with the Congressional Gold Medal.JTA, 2/15/2017, 3:59 AM

Before and after "Charlotte"

An interview with Dutch film director Frans Weisz.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 2/11/2017, 11:28 PM

Holocaust survivor who sang in Theresienstadt dies at 95

Edgar Krasa, Holocaust survivor who sang in Theresienstadt concentration camp's chorus, has died.JTA, 2/9/2017, 5:29 AM

Will 'Joe's Violin' get an Oscar?

'Joe's Violin' tells the story of holocaust survivor who donates his historic violin to needy child when he can't play it anymore.Curt Schleier, 2/9/2017, 12:16 AM

Trump aide: Holocaust statement criticism is 'asinine'

Deputy assistant to Trump says that criticism of statement on Holocaust was motivated solely by a desire to attack the president.JTA, 2/8/2017, 5:30 AM

Survivor of 8 Nazi concentration camps dies at 94

Chaim Ferster, a Polish-Jewish Holocaust survivor who spent time in eight concentration camps, passes away.JTA, 2/8/2017, 2:57 AM

Auschwitz Museum offers confidentiality to Nazi war criminals

Polish Jews outraged after director of Auschwitz Museum calls on Nazi guards to come forward with artifacts, promises confidentiality.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/5/2017, 8:55 PM

Graves of Holocaust victims looted, desecrated across Ukraine

Looters dig up mass graves of Holocaust victims, desecrate remains in search for gold teeth and jewelry.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/2/2017, 6:02 PM

Bill allowing survivors to sue insurers reintroduced

Bipartisan bill that would allow Holocaust survivors to sue insurance companies in U.S. courts reintroduced.JTA, 2/2/2017, 4:27 AM

'You should be gassed for what you say on this campus'

Jewish student at Beloit College, Wisconsin, received an anti-Semitic note on International Holocaust Memorial Day.Yoel Domb, 2/1/2017, 4:39 PM

Honor Nazi victims by speaking out against anti-Semitism

Israel's UN Ambassador calls on Jewish people to unite against anti-Semitism, libels, and inappropriate Holocaust comparisons.Danny Danon, JTA, 2/1/2017, 8:34 AM

Milan marchers protest vandalism of Holocaust memorial

Large crowd marches through central Milan as a human chain to protest the defacement of “stumbling stone” Holocaust memorial.JTA, 1/31/2017, 6:27 AM

Nazi propaganda chief Goebbels' secretary dies at 106

Former Nazi secretary dies 'without guilt', book on her memories to be published in 2017.AFP, 1/30/2017, 1:43 PM

Poland's WWII museum gets caught in political crosshairs

Critics slam Polish WWII museum for neglecting 'Polish perspective' on war.AFP, 1/30/2017, 11:48 AM

New branch of Yad Vashem to open in Negev

Holocaust museum to open new branch in Negev city to deal with increasing number of requests and visitors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/29/2017, 6:11 PM

'None of us would be here if Dr. Helmy hadn't existed'

Medical doctor becomes first Arab "Righteous among the Nations"; risked life to save Jews during Holocaust., 1/29/2017, 2:03 PM

Shaked: The Holocaust began with incitement

Justice Minister says Shoah began with incitement, and incitement against Jews continues to this day in the BDS movement and the PA.Gary Willig, 1/27/2017, 12:46 PM

Holocaust Remembrance Day: Distortion in Holocaust Memorializing

Much European Holocaust remembrance is a rewriting of history that downplays local cooperation with Nazis and blurs the victims' identity.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 1/27/2017, 11:14 AM

US Holocaust survivors' requests for help grow 20 percent

A group that provides assistance to Holocaust survivors in the United States says requests for assistance grew by 20 percent in 2016.JTA, 1/27/2017, 6:31 AM

Company: Auschwitz-themed game aimed at raising awareness

Entertainment company in the Czech Republic defends its Auschwitz-themed game from critics who said it was disrespectful.JTA, 1/27/2017, 5:28 AM

Netanyahu: Trump understands the Iranian threat

Prime Minister says world continues to be silent on Iran's genocidal ambitions, but Trump's inauguration may be harbinger of change.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/26/2017, 7:56 PM

#WeRemember: Over 200,000 post photos to commemorate Holocaust

200,000 people post photos of themselves on social media ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance Day.JTA, 1/26/2017, 1:59 AM

EJC president: Europe must prove Jews have a future here

European Jewish Congress (EJC) President Dr. Moshe Kantor called on European leaders to adopt IHRA definition of anti-Semitism.Hezki Baruch, Brussels, 1/25/2017, 3:52 PM

Watch: 'El Maleh Rahamim' prayer sung at EU parliament

At a ceremony marking the International Holocaust Remembrance Day at the EU, Chief Cantor of the IDF, Shai Abramson sung 'El Maleh Rahamim'.Hezki Baruch, 1/25/2017, 3:34 PM

Nazi hunter criticizes Israeli silence on Croatian distortion

Efraim Zuroff says Israel is “abdicating its duty” to Holocaust survivors.JTA, 1/25/2017, 4:32 AM

Arab Meretz MK compares Trump and Regev to Nazis

Holocaust survivors walk out as MK Esawi Frej compares between Nazi Germany and statements made by Trump and Israeli Culture Minister.Elad Benari, 1/25/2017, 4:09 AM

Vandals deface new Milan ‘stumbling stone’ Holocaust memorial

Vandals deface new Holocaust memorial in Italy with black paint days before commemoration of international Holocaust Memorial Day.JTA, 1/24/2017, 10:42 PM

WJC Promotes Holocaust remembrance

Survivors share photographs from the Holocaust, 1/24/2017, 11:21 AM

Hundreds of runners mark Holocaust in Rome

Hundreds of participants in a road race through downtown Rome commemorate the Holocaust while looking to the future.JTA, 1/24/2017, 3:57 AM

Croatian Jews to boycott Shoah memorial over whitewashing

Croatian Jewish community to boycott country's Holocaust memorial in protest against whitewashing of World War 2 regime's crimes.AFP, 1/23/2017, 7:58 PM

German party: Populist who called to end Nazi guilt can stay

German right-wing party decides not to boot politician who said Germany should stop atoning for Nazi past.AFP, 1/23/2017, 2:07 PM

Lawyer sentenced to prison for defrauding Holocuast survivors

70-year old lawyer sentenced to 1 year in prison, fines, after defrauding Holocaust survivors seeking compensation from Hungary.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 6:23 PM

Israeli artist launches campaign to shame 'Holocaust selfies'

One man declares war on disrespectful behavior at Holocaust memorial, finds unique way to publicly shame selfie-snapping guests.Deborah Cole/AFP, 1/19/2017, 6:06 PM

German official blasts right-wing politician's Holocaust remark

Germany's vice chancellor, Sigmar Gabriel, blasts member of AfD party who criticized Germany for atoning for its Nazi past.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/19/2017, 4:04 AM

Right-wing German politician slams Berlin Holocaust memorial

Bjoern Hoecke, a right-wing German politician, called the Berlin Holocaust memorial a 'monument of shame in the heart of the capital'.AFP, 1/18/2017, 7:03 PM

'Obama was the biggest liar in the world'

Head of Holocaust education institute says today's youth is just as ready to learn about the Shoah as ever, blasts Obama's Israel policies.Eliran Aharon, 1/17/2017, 10:42 PM

Germany to fund Holocaust museum in Thessaloniki

Jewish community in Greece's second city gets the go-ahead to build a Holocaust museum, funded in part by Germany.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/17/2017, 4:39 AM

Foreign Ministry welcomes Torah scroll from Bucharest

Foreign Ministry synagogue holds traditional ceremony welcoming Torah scroll from Bucharest.Hezki Baruch, 1/15/2017, 1:05 PM

Researchers find jewelry, hair pins in Sobibór death camp

Researchers find jewelry, hair pins beneath floorboards in Sobibór death camp.Uzi Baruch, 1/15/2017, 10:11 AM

Holocaust Jews: Murdered precisely because they were sinless

What Yediot Acharonot's first editor Ezriel Carlebach wrote about the Jewish victims of the Holocaust in 1942.Hillel Fendel, 1/8/2017, 7:01 PM

Today: The Fast of the Tenth of Tevet

The fast mourning the siege of Jerusalem in Temple times is also the day kaddish is said for Holocaust victims whose yahrzeit is unknown.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/8/2017, 9:22 AM

Norway public broadcaster apologizes for spoofing Holocaust

Norway’s public broadcaster apologizes for referencing Holocaust in a satirical cartoon about the financial situation of university studentsJTA, 12/29/2016, 4:39 PM

Dutch rescuer of Jews during Holocaust dies at 96

Marion Pritchard, a Dutch social work student who rescued Jews during World War II, has died.JTA, 12/22/2016, 3:26 AM

University student union votes for Holocaust education

The student union board at Ryerson University approves Holocaust Education Week resolution after anti-Israel students stage walkout.JTA, 12/21/2016, 8:28 PM