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To be Jewish: Singer Static reflects on Yom Hashoah

To be Jewish: Singer Static reflects on Yom Hashoah

In special piece for Holocaust Remembrance Day, Israeli singer writes: 'Years after the horrors of the Holocaust, be proud to be Jewish.'Static, 08/04/2021 14:33
Former Meretz MK makes blatant comparison between Religious Zionist Party and Nazi regime

Former Meretz MK makes blatant comparison between Religious Zionist Party and Nazi regime

Haaretz opinion piece aired on Holocaust Remembrance Day refers to Religious Zionist Party as 'Smotrich and co. list of hate.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2021 14:13
Virtual Yom Hashoah: how millions are able to take part in Holocaust Remembrance Day

Virtual Yom Hashoah: how millions are able to take part in Holocaust Remembrance Day

Technological developments and a flow of social initiatives have made it increasingly easier to attend Holocaust Remembrance day from afar.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2021 13:04
Meretz MK Yair Golan sees 'revolting trends' again

Meretz MK Yair Golan sees 'revolting trends' again

Meretz Knesset Member lashes out on the eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day, claiming horrid racism on the right.Akiva Spiegelman, 07/04/2021 17:02
Holocaust Remembrance Day back-to-back with Independence Day in Israel

Holocaust Remembrance Day back-to-back with Independence Day in Israel

We are unable to escape the modern day interconnectedness between Yom Hashoah, Yom Hazikaron, and Yom Haatzmaut. Op-ed.Ron Jager, 07/04/2021 16:59
New Holocaust remembrance ritual aims for 'uplifting voice'

New Holocaust remembrance ritual aims for 'uplifting voice'

New Yom Hashoah ritual aims to bridge Holocaust remembrance to a post-survivor world.Shira Hanau, JTA, 07/04/2021 10:23
14,264‬ Holocaust survivors died over the past year

14,264‬ Holocaust survivors died over the past year

More than 174,500 Holocaust survivors and victims of anti-Semitism during Holocaust currently living in Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/04/2021 09:06
JRoots event set to host over 50 organizations during Holocaust Remembrance Day

JRoots event set to host over 50 organizations during Holocaust Remembrance Day

The event will include a full program of survivor testimonies, movies, educator sessions and more.Akiva Spiegelman, 06/04/2021 13:43
In historic first, Jewish communities commemorate Yom Hashoah in the Gulf

In historic first, Jewish communities commemorate Yom Hashoah in the Gulf

Young Muslims to participate in programming, visit Yad Vashem, and share their experiences learning about the Holocaust.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/04/2021 14:53
Yad Vashem adds Jews from Arab countries to Yom HaShoah prayer

Yad Vashem adds Jews from Arab countries to Yom HaShoah prayer

Yad Vashem Holocaust memorial amends prayer for dead recited on Yom HaShoah to include victims from Arab counties.Marcy Oster/JTA, 11/07/2019 22:53
From Oy to Joy: A call for positivity in Jewish engagement

From Oy to Joy: A call for positivity in Jewish engagement

A Yom Haatzmaut message: We must stand tall and say that we are proud to be Jews, not because of terrorism, violence in places like Pittsburgh of Poway, or Israel’s enemies, but in spite of them.Rabbi Benji Levy, 08/05/2019 23:57
The blind marched at The March of the Living

The blind marched at The March of the Living

Arutz Sheva reporter speaks to delegation of blind people who marched in the March of the Living on Holocaust Memorial Day.Yoni Kempinski, 03/05/2019 10:34
Rivlin calls for unity in remembering Holocaust victims

Rivlin calls for unity in remembering Holocaust victims

President Reuven Rivlin speaks at the ceremony closing Yom Hashoah at Kibbutz Yad Mordechai.Eliran Aharon, 03/05/2019 04:03
Koreans at Auschwitz: Forgive us for what Christians have done

Koreans at Auschwitz: Forgive us for what Christians have done

A South Korean delegation visits Auschwitz and apologizes to the Jewish people for Christian anti-Semitism.Sara Rubenstein, 02/05/2019 17:28
'Every train is a response to the trains that transported Jews'

'Every train is a response to the trains that transported Jews'

Minister Yisrael Katz speaks at Yom Hashoah memorial, discusses the victory of the current generation over the Nazis.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/05/2019 01:06
'You met suffering and tribulations and you overcame them'

'You met suffering and tribulations and you overcame them'

Netanyahu meets Holocaust survivors who will light torches at Yom Hashoah ceremony.Nitsan Keidar, 01/05/2019 03:07
March of the Living 2019 to spotlight Greek Holocaust victims

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, 30/04/2019 23:42
Watch: We Remember

Watch: We Remember

Kain Rivers' song in the spirit of Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 13/04/2018 21:13
Watch: March of the Living

Watch: March of the Living

Official March of the Living Holocaust memorial ceremony at Auschwitz begins. Attended by IDF Chief of Staff, heads of Mossad, police.Tzvi Lev, 12/04/2018 20:32
'I'm here for my grandmother'

'I'm here for my grandmother'

Granddaughter of Mireille Knoll, who was murdered in Paris last month, joins March of the Living as an IDF officer.Tzvi Lev, 12/04/2018 20:00
Watch: FDD Vocal wants you to enjoy 'small pleasures'

Watch: FDD Vocal wants you to enjoy 'small pleasures'

Acapella group FDD Vocal releases "Smachot Ktanot" in homage to Yom Hashoah Holocaust Memorial Day.Tzvi Lev, 12/04/2018 15:23
'Ensure that the memory of the Holocaust lives among us'

'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, 12/04/2018 03:09
Rivlin criticizes Le Pen

Rivlin criticizes Le Pen

President Reuven Rivlin accuses French far-right presidential candidate of a new, dangerous form of Holocaust denial.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2017 03:43
Ivanka Trump on Holocaust Day: Never again

Ivanka Trump on Holocaust Day: Never again

Ivanka Trump calls on world leaders to pledge that another Holocaust will never again happen.Ben Ariel, 25/04/2017 03:12
Netanyahu: Those who threaten us risk being destroyed

Netanyahu: Those who threaten us risk being destroyed

Netanyahu vows not to remain silent against those who call for the destruction of Israel.Ben Ariel, 24/04/2017 04:14
Trump: America stands strong with Israel

Trump: America stands strong with Israel

In speech at WJC conference, President Trump vows to fight anti-Semitism and stand by Israel.Elad Benari, 24/04/2017 02:04
Rivlin: We have returned to our land

Rivlin: We have returned to our land

President Rivlin addresses opening ceremony of Yom Hashoah at Yad Vashem.Ido Ben Porat, 24/04/2017 00:04
'To my sister Nina, who was taken away from me and burned'

'To my sister Nina, who was taken away from me and burned'

Holocaust survivor Moshe Ha-Elion describes the moments when he discovered the truth about the German camps - and the fate of his family.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/04/2017 22:51
London's mayor pays respect to Holocaust victims

London's mayor pays respect to Holocaust victims

London's newly elected Muslim mayor, Sadiq Khan, attends Yom Hashoah ceremony as his first public engagement in office.Ben Ariel, 09/05/2016 04:16
Jewish high schoolers picket NY Polish consulate

Jewish high schoolers picket NY Polish consulate

200 demonstrators outside the Polish consulate in New York protest “attempts to deny Polish war crimes during the Holocaust.”JTA, 06/05/2016 03:41
Obama calls for solidarity with European Jews

Obama calls for solidarity with European Jews

In Yom Hashoah message, President Barack Obama calls for solidarity with Jews facing anti-Semitism.JTA, 06/05/2016 02:07
Barred from bus for 'too many Stars of David'

Barred from bus for 'too many Stars of David'

Outrage as Egged bus driver refuses to let a passenger board for wearing 'too many Stars of David’ on Holocaust Remembrance Day.Shoshana Miskin, 05/05/2016 22:06
Watch: Don't lose God in the Holocaust too

Watch: Don't lose God in the Holocaust too

Survivor and ex-Chief Rabbi Lau gives a powerful talk during the March of the Living ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2016 20:46
US task force: 'Never again’

US task force: 'Never again’

Bipartisan Task Force for Combating Anti-Semitism commemorates Holocaust victims and survivors.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/05/2016 19:47
Deputy CoS: Signs of pre-Holocaust Europe

Deputy CoS: Signs of pre-Holocaust Europe

Politicians outraged after IDF Deputy Chief of Staff Yair Golan says he sees evidence in Israel of processes that occurred in 1930s Europe.Ido Ben Porat, 05/05/2016 02:14
Israel commemorates the Six Million

Israel commemorates the Six Million

Rivlin addresses Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremony at Yad VaShem in Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/05/2016 21:52
Six survivors: Holocaust ceremony honorees named

Six survivors: Holocaust ceremony honorees named

Holocaust survivors with amazing stories chosen to light candles for Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva staff, 02/05/2016 11:46
Angelic Behavior in Gehinom

Angelic Behavior in Gehinom

Journalist Deborah Fineblum Schabb shares Derech Eretz stories from the Holocaust.Rabbi Elan Adler, 14/04/2015 03:14
Every Day is Holocaust Remembrance Day

Every Day is Holocaust Remembrance Day

We must use the lessons of the past to guide us in what we must do today and every day. Stanley Zir, Never Again is Now, 29/04/2014 10:00
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Zvi Michaeli

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Zvi Michaeli

The story of Zvi Michaeli, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 19:08
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Dita Kraus

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Dita Kraus

Dita Kraus, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah, tells her tragic story.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 18:19
'Plucked from the Fire' of Auschwitz

'Plucked from the Fire' of Auschwitz

Asher Aud, one of six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah, tells his tragic yet remarkable tale of resilience.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 09:12
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Chayim Herzl

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Chayim Herzl

The story of Chayim Herzl, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 06:24
Gantz: Use the Past to Ensure the Future

Gantz: Use the Past to Ensure the Future

On Yom Hashoah ,Chief of Staff calls on the soldiers to remember those who perished and ensure the future of the people of Israel.Elad Benari, 28/04/2014 05:15
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Hinda Tasman

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Hinda Tasman

The story of Hinda Tasman, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 04:44
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Itzchak Biran

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Itzchak Biran

The story of Itzchak Biran, one of the six torch lighters in the opening ceremony of this year's Yom Hashoah.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/04/2014 02:42
25,000 Attend Hungarian 'March of Life'

25,000 Attend Hungarian 'March of Life'

Hungary's annual "March of Life" commemorating the Holocaust draws a record 25,000 people.Elad Benari, 28/04/2014 02:16
Police Officers to Mark Yom Hashoah in Europe

Police Officers to Mark Yom Hashoah in Europe

185 Israeli police officers visiting the concentration camps in Europe and will also participate in the March of the Living.Elad Benari, Canada, 25/04/2014 20:36
One Word for Six Million Souls

One Word for Six Million Souls

Arutz Sheva radio host's poignant new book memorializing the 6 million Jewish Holocaust victims has caught international attention.Ben Bresky & Josh Hasten, 23/02/2014 14:22
Holocaust Survivor and Educator Passes Away

Holocaust Survivor and Educator Passes Away

Paul Argiewicz passes away at 88 years old. Argiewicz used cunning to survive the camps, later told his story at schools and groups.Ari Yashar, 12/12/2013 18:42
Rabbi Lau: Today We Have a Home

Rabbi Lau: Today We Have a Home

Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, who survived Buchenwald, in a powerful message to March of the Living participants.Arutz Sheva Staff, 09/04/2013 05:15
Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah

Burned Mezuzot Found in New York on Yom Hashoah

11 mezuzot were burned in an apartment building in Brooklyn as Jews marked Holocaust Remembrance Day.Elad Benari, 09/04/2013 04:15
Gantz: IDF Will Not Allow Another Holocaust

Gantz: IDF Will Not Allow Another Holocaust

IDF Chief of Staff promised at the March of the Living that the IDF would ensure that there will never be another Holocaust.Elad Benari, 09/04/2013 03:15
Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Peretz Hochman z”l

Holocaust Survivor Testimony: Peretz Hochman z”l

The story of Peretz Hochman, who was to be a torch lighter at the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony but passed away days before. Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2013 06:44
Testimony: Torch Lighter Otto Dov Pressburger

Testimony: Torch Lighter Otto Dov Pressburger

The story of Otto Dov Pressburger, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2013 06:14
Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Dina Ostrover

Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Dina Ostrover

The story of Dina Ostrover, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2013 05:47
Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Miriam Liptcher

Survivor Testimony: Torch Lighter Miriam Liptcher

The story of Miriam Liptcher, one of the six torch lighters who participated in the Yom Hashoah opening ceremony.Arutz Sheva Staff, 08/04/2013 04:45