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Posts Tagged: Holocaust Museum

May 24, 2024 11:58 am

New Program Offers NYC 8th Graders Free School Trips to Holocaust Museum to Learn About Antisemitism

All eight graders from public and charter schools in New York City will be offered free field trips to visit the Museum of Jewish Heritage...

March 10, 2024 11:09 am

Pro-Hamas Activists Protest Outside Opening of Holocaust Museum in Amsterdam Attended by Israeli President

Israeli President Isaac Herzog, attending an opening of a Holocaust museum in Amsterdam on Sunday, called for prayers for peace and the immediate release of...

April 20, 2021 12:12 pm

Holocaust Memorials Are Monuments Against Civilization’s Enemies

The American Jewish community is a leader in Holocaust commemoration. Why? To teach the lesson -- “Never Again” -- of course. Yet skeptics still scoff: why...

April 17, 2018 8:21 am

The US Holocaust Museum Vs. Elie Wiesel

A staff historian at the US Holocaust Memorial Museum is suggesting, incredibly, that the Roosevelt administration was right to refuse to bomb Auschwitz. The late...

June 16, 2017 10:35 am

Israeli PM Netanyahu Visits Future Site of New Holocaust Museum in Greece - Israeli Prime Minister Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu and his wife Sara, attended a ceremony on Thursday unveiling the construction of a new Holocaust museum...

July 18, 2015 10:34 pm

Israel’s Deputy FM Adds Western Wall to Official State Visit Requirements - Israeli Deputy Foreign Minister Tzipi Hotovely has instructed Israel’s Foreign Ministry to require that foreign dignitaries coming to the country include a visit to...

November 26, 2014 11:54 am

Holocaust Victims’ Shoes Stolen From Majdanek Death Camp Museum - Eight shoes that belonged to Holocaust victims of the Poland-based Nazi death camp Majdanek, which had been on display in the museum at the camp's former site, have...

November 14, 2013 10:17 am

From Major Speakers to Exhibitors, Federation GA in Israel a ‘Global Jewish Shuk’ - JERUSALEM—Several halls of Jerusalem's International Congress Center were filled with booths representing the best of Israeli innovations as the Jewish Federations...

September 9, 2013 3:02 pm

Daughter of Auschwitz Kommandant, Modeled for Balenciaga, Then Worked at Jewish Owned Shop for 35 Years

One of the daughter's of Auschwitz Kommandant Rudolf Höss once capitalized on her beauty to walk the runway as a model for dress maker Balenciaga,...

July 30, 2013 4:45 pm

New Holocaust Museum Honors Couple that Hid Jews in Latvia - Israeli President Shimon Peres attended a ceremony marking the opening of a museum honoring a couple that saved 50 Jews during the...

July 30, 2012 3:06 pm

Crying Over Dead Jews: Lithuania’s Jewless Jewish Institutions

Lithuania's Jewish community isn't immune from the broader issues facing Jewish existence in Eastern Europe and the same problems of Jewish identity that...

April 19, 2012 1:09 pm

A Call to Remember From the Depths of Our Souls

Yom HaShoah, the day set aside in the Jewish calendar for Holocaust remembrance. During the nightmare years of the Shoah one moment stands out for what...

April 19, 2012 12:00 pm

Politicizing the Holocaust in Modern Israeli Politics

The somber rituals of Holocaust Remembrance Day in Israel are traditionally apolitical. When the nation's notables gather at Yad va-Shem and the first...

April 9, 2012 5:04 pm

A World Without Holocaust Survivors

As the number of Holocaust survivors able to give direct testimony about their horrific experiences during World War II is dropping precipitously, the Jewish community...


Harvard University Announces New ‘Institutional Neutrality’ Pol...

Harvard University has announced that will no longer take sides in polarizing political debates, a decision which follows months of...


Palestinian Islamic Jihad Releases New Propaganda Video of Israeli Hostage

The Palestinian Islamic Jihad terrorist group on Tuesday released a short propaganda video featuring Israeli hostage Alexander (Sasha) Trufanov, 28, who was kidnapped by Palestinian terrorists during Hamas' Oct. 7...

Middle East

Pointing to Normalization, Saudi Arabia Quietly Scrubs Antisemitism, Anti-I...

Saudi Arabia has been quietly revising its school textbooks, scrubbing negative depictions of Jews, Christians, and homosexuals, and toning down...

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