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Boston museum to disply Holocaust-era photos taken by a Jewish prisoner risking his life

Boston museum to disply Holocaust-era photos taken by a Jewish prisoner risking his life

Jewish prisoner’s photos depicting horrid life in Lodz Ghetto donated to Boston museum.Penny Schwartz, JTA, 23/02/2021 10:18
The tragedy of the assimilated American Jew with nowhere to go

The tragedy of the assimilated American Jew with nowhere to go

Wise Jews understand that we cannot blindly trust the right or left, Christians or Muslims or Jews in positions of secular prominence. Op-edRabbi Prof. Dov Fischer, 21/01/2021 17:00
Confederate flag tied to front door of NYC Holocaust museum

Confederate flag tied to front door of NYC Holocaust museum

'This is an atrocious attack on our community,' says president of Jewish heritage museum in New York City.Ben Sales, JTA, 10/01/2021 15:23
Stop whitewashing FDR's abandonment of the Jews

Stop whitewashing FDR's abandonment of the Jews

Documents show that State Dep't officials briefed the president on their efforts to keep refugees out. FDR simply did not want Jews.Op-ed.Drs. R. Medoff and S..Norwood, 01/12/2020 07:02
Former New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind: 'It's an insult to the 6 million'

Former New York State Assemblyman Dov Hikind: 'It's an insult to the 6 million'

Dov Hikind speaks with Newsmax about the Florida Holocaust museum's decision to exhibit a George Floyd memorial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2020 22:31
How a Holocaust Museum scholar denounces Zionism

How a Holocaust Museum scholar denounces Zionism

Museum scholar denounces Israel as a wrongdoer and occupier in an article published days after graffiti were found on synagogues. Opinion.Moshe Phillips, 08/06/2020 12:30
Amsterdam pledges millions to help Holocaust museum reopen post-coronavirus

Amsterdam pledges millions to help Holocaust museum reopen post-coronavirus

Amsterdam to contribute $5.6 million for Holocaust museum makeover.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 06/06/2020 21:12
Buenos Aires Holocaust museum debuts first Holocaust survivor holograms in Spanish

Buenos Aires Holocaust museum debuts first Holocaust survivor holograms in Spanish

Buenos Aires Holocaust museum reopens, becomes first to present new technology in Spanish.JTA Staff, 20/02/2020 20:43
Defining the Holocaust for future generations: Not just Genocide

Defining the Holocaust for future generations: Not just Genocide

Genocide, defined as partial murder, has occurred numerous times in history, but the Holocaust was unique in that it was the official purpose of a national government which attempted to annihilate an entire people.Rabbi Dr. Bernard H. Rosenberg, 16/02/2020 08:44
Bag with Star of David and soap left outside Swedish Holocaust day display

Bag with Star of David and soap left outside Swedish Holocaust day display

Bag with Star of David and soap left outside Swedish Holocaust day display.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 01/02/2020 18:33
The open wounds of the Holocaust - where are my mother's children?

The open wounds of the Holocaust - where are my mother's children?

Emuna Elon's newest book, House On Endless Waters, is an important, resonating addition to Jewish fiction, dealing with the tragedies survivors hid from the new families they built after the war. Ronn Torossian, 24/01/2020 09:30
Holocaust museums should start worrying about today's antisemitism

Holocaust museums should start worrying about today's antisemitism

We US Jews don't need commissions and we don't need to worry about so-called genocides the world over. We have to start worrying right here at home.Rabbi Dr. Bernard H. Rosenberg, 17/12/2019 07:27
Buenos Aires rededicates Holocaust Museum

Buenos Aires rededicates Holocaust Museum

Holocaust Museum of Buenos Aires rededicated following $4.5 million overhaul.JTA Staff, 03/12/2019 08:46
Museum to display shofar from Auschwitz

Museum to display shofar from Auschwitz

NYC's Museum of Jewish Heritage reveals never-seen shofar from Auschwitz as part of exhibition.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/09/2019 12:24
Dutch Holocaust museum drops anti-Semitic claim

Dutch Holocaust museum drops anti-Semitic claim

Dutch Holocaust museum drops, but does not retract, claims that Jews threatened to kill its former director.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 28/08/2019 16:08
Church modeled after Solomon's Temple to house Holocaust museum

Church modeled after Solomon's Temple to house Holocaust museum

Sao Paulo church built to look like Solomon's Temple to house Brazil's second Holocaust museum.Marcus M. Gilban, JTA, 07/08/2019 07:44
Hungary’s Holocaust museum to address complicity

Hungary’s Holocaust museum to address complicity

Hungary’s Holocaust museum will address complicity, avoid trivializing questions of morality, Jewish managers say.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 03/06/2019 07:53
Multi-million-dollar Holocaust museum opens in Macedonia

Multi-million-dollar Holocaust museum opens in Macedonia

Restitution money allows new Holocaust museum to open in country which lost 98% of its Jews to the Nazis.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 11/03/2019 15:39
‘Fake News’ sign planted towards San Antonio Holocaust museum

‘Fake News’ sign planted towards San Antonio Holocaust museum

Sign reading 'Fake News' pointed towards Holocaust museum in San Antonio, Texas.Marcy Oster, JTA, 20/12/2018 21:16
Exclusive: Memories from a lifelong friendship with Elie Wiesel

Exclusive: Memories from a lifelong friendship with Elie Wiesel

Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Ted Comet, close friend to Elie Wiesel: “At a time when we lack heroic models Elie Wiesel was a man who did not permit his experience in the hell of Auschwitz to leave him embittered,"Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld , 28/11/2018 23:00
Post-election musings: Whither America? Whither US Jews?

Post-election musings: Whither America? Whither US Jews?

My anti-racist colleagues seem to oppose every racism save one: that of Jew-hatred, aka anti-Semitism, but I bear the DNA of all my relatives whose descendants I never got to meet because they were murdered in pogroms and in the Holocaust. Prof. Phyllis Chesler, 09/11/2018 15:15
Hungary transfers Holocaust museum to Jewish community

Hungary transfers Holocaust museum to Jewish community

Ownership of new Holocaust museum in Budapest transferred to Chabad-affiliated Jewish federation following years-long dispute.Arutz Sheva Staff, 17/09/2018 08:08
Hungary's Holocaust museum to open in 2019 - after 4-year delay

Hungary's Holocaust museum to open in 2019 - after 4-year delay

Chabad Hungary joins Holocaust museum project boycotted by other Jewish groups.JTA, 08/09/2018 21:24
Sweden to build Holocaust museum in Malmo

Sweden to build Holocaust museum in Malmo

City hit by string of anti-Semitic incidents likely venue for planned Holocaust museum.JTA, 06/09/2018 21:25
Study: US Holocaust Museum's new exhibit distorts FDR's record

Study: US Holocaust Museum's new exhibit distorts FDR's record

Study finds museum distorts, minimizes President Franklin D. Roosevelt’s abandonment of Jewish refugees during Holocaust.Mordechai Sones, 28/06/2018 15:00
New Polish Holocaust museum to be associated with anti-Semite?

New Polish Holocaust museum to be associated with anti-Semite?

New museum in Poland plans to exhibit over 40,000 accounts of Poles who saved Jews during Holocaust.JTA, 25/06/2018 16:54
A visit to the Holocaust Museum

A visit to the Holocaust Museum

A visit to the brilliantly planned US Holocaust Memorial Museum is a powerful experrience, but does it belong in the US capital? Abraham Glazer, 20/06/2018 23:51
Man fires red paint balls at Israeli flag flying in Philadelphia

Man fires red paint balls at Israeli flag flying in Philadelphia

Israeli flag at Holocaust museum under construction defaced.JTA, 16/05/2018 21:23
New exhibit asks: 'What did Americans know about the Holocaust?'

New exhibit asks: 'What did Americans know about the Holocaust?'

'Visitors will be surprised at how much Americans knew about Nazism and the Holocaust - and how early they knew it.'JTA, 02/05/2018 15:56
Man who threatened French Holocaust museum in psych ward

Man who threatened French Holocaust museum in psych ward

Man who threatened employee of Holocaust museum with unloaded rifle committed to psychiatric institution.JTA, 29/04/2018 17:35
Former Polish politician sues Polish Jewish museum

Former Polish politician sues Polish Jewish museum

Former Polish politician sues Jewish museum over use of tweet deemed anti-Semitic.JTA, 21/03/2018 13:48
A look into the Holocaust Museum at the Menorah Center

A look into the Holocaust Museum at the Menorah Center

'My family was murdered in the Holocaust and the establishment of the museum is a kind of closure for me.'Eliran Baruch, 17/10/2017 17:11
Hungarian Holocaust museum still hasn't opened

Hungarian Holocaust museum still hasn't opened

Hungary’s controversial $22 million Holocaust museum enters 3rd year of disuse.JTA, 22/04/2017 20:30
Ivanka Trump takes private tour of Holocaust Museum

Ivanka Trump takes private tour of Holocaust Museum

President Trump's daughter Ivanka tours Holocaust Museum with her Orthodox Jewish in-laws amidst wave of anti-Semitic incidents across US.JTA, 05/03/2017 18:18
Dutch government allocates $8.5 million to Holocaust museum

Dutch government allocates $8.5 million to Holocaust museum

Dutch government allocates more than $8.5 million to establishment of a Holocaust museum in Amsterdam.JTA, 02/02/2017 02:05
Romania opens first state-run Holocaust Museum

Romania opens first state-run Holocaust Museum

Romania, which denied its role in the Holocaust for years, is to open the first state-run museum dedicated to the Jewish community.AFP, 10/10/2016 21:01
Holocaust Museum: Press Iran on Holocaust denial

Holocaust Museum: Press Iran on Holocaust denial

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum calls on world leaders to press Iran’s leadership on its Holocaust denial.Ben Ariel and JTA, 22/09/2016 04:14
Holocaust Museum` in Elie Wiesel's Childhood Home

Holocaust Museum` in Elie Wiesel's Childhood Home

Holocaust museum and learning center in Sighet, Romania memorializes the fall of Romanian and Transylvanian pre-war Jewry.Tova Dvorin, 20/05/2014 11:26
Arafat's 1998 Non-Visit to the US Holocaust Museum

Arafat's 1998 Non-Visit to the US Holocaust Museum

Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Walter Reich, former director of the US Holocaust Memorial Museum, who was shocked at the invitation extended to Arafat.Dr. Manfred Gerstenfeld, 10/04/2014 07:23
90-Year-Old Survivor: I’m Still Walking

90-Year-Old Survivor: I’m Still Walking

Last living survivor of Treblinka speaks.Maayana Miskin, 07/08/2013 00:15
Netanyahu at Auschwitz: This Won't Happen Again

Netanyahu at Auschwitz: This Won't Happen Again

Netanyahu opens a new Holocaust exhibition at the site of the Auschwitz death camp.Arutz Sheva, 13/06/2013 17:07
Austria Faces Past in Nazi Camp's New Museum

Austria Faces Past in Nazi Camp's New Museum

Austria's new Holocaust museum reflects country's struggle with its national past., 05/05/2013 08:07
Expert: Holocaust Camps are Falling Apart

Expert: Holocaust Camps are Falling Apart

Evidence of Nazi atrocities is falling apart due to neglect, warns expert in Holocaust denial. Maayana Miskin, 07/04/2013 09:43
Violence Damages Macedonia Holocaust Museum

Violence Damages Macedonia Holocaust Museum

The Macedonian Holocaust Museum was damaged in a spurt of violence that erupted over the weekend in the country’s capital of Skopje. Arutz Sheva staff, 05/03/2013 01:45