My Father’s Story, Part I

My father, Marton, was born just after the turn of the last century, in 1907, in Szegi, a typical small, rural village in Zemplen Megye (county) in northeast Hungary....

Project Witness Documents Siberian Exile with ‘Rosja’

For the past five years, Project Witness has produced a brand-new Holocaust-related documentary for the Three Weeks. This year “Rosja” will highlight the resolute endurance and the spiritual courage...

‘Uprising’ Viewing Honors 75th Anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto Revolt

The Jewish Partisan Educational Foundation (JPEF) and the Sigi Ziering Institute of the American Jewish University held private screenings in Los Angeles and New York of the critically acclaimed...

He Is Your Nazi — Take Him Back

“He is your Nazi—Take him back!” 150 Rambam students shouted that on Yom Hashoah in front of the German Consulate to the UN on First Avenue in Manhattan. The purpose...

Researcher: Deal on Polish Holocaust Law Minimizes Killings, Rescuers

(July 6, 2018 / Israel Hayom) “This is giving in to the Polish narrative, an attack on the memory of the Holocaust, and a danger to any future independent...

The Challenge Of Legacy

By Edwin Black Today, I come not just to mourn nor to scorn but rather to warn our world, that is, the world of today whose memories are still whistling...

Tracing The Past To Discover Missing Holocaust History

  Where was Sam Feinberg during the Holocaust? Born in a displaced persons camp, Lee Feinberg was cognizant of much of his father’s wartime experiences. Lee and his wife Bonnie are...

Agreement Gives Proceeds of Anne Frank Diary Sales to New Israel Fund

Anne Frank. Photo: Collectie Anne Frank Stichting Amsterdam. JNS.org – All proceeds from the sales of the renowned Diary of Anne Frank will be distributed to the New Israel Fund, according to an...

How Much Did New Yorkers Really Know About The Holocaust?

  How extensive was knowledge of the Holocaust in the United States? It’s a question that has long intrigued historians. Despite a flood of Jewish refugees to the United States,...

Former ADL Chief Slams Polish President’s Speech at Ghetto Uprising Commemoration

Polish President Andrez Duda at the 75th anniversary commemoration of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising, April 19, 2018. Photo: Reuters / Kacper Pempel. One of America’s most storied campaigners against antisemitism and...
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