Morocco to Introduce Holocaust Studies Into ‎Country’s Education System

King Mohammed VI of Morocco has ordered to ‎incorporate Holocaust studies into the country’s ‎‎education system, Moroccan news website Le Desk ‎reported Wednesday.‎ The reports, which quickly went viral, said...

Ukrainian City Plans to Build Residences Atop Jewish Mass Grave

A mass grave of Jews murdered in the Holocaust has been sold by a Ukrainian city to a residential building developer who is planning to establish real estate projects...

Yizkereim Presents V’Nikdashti: Stories Of Kiddush Hashem And Spiritual Resistance

  V’Nikdashti was developed as the inaugural film for a highly successful series of educational documentaries for yeshivas, Bais Yaakovs, and day schools, and it was shown on Asara B’Teves...

Croatian Holocaust Memorial Won’t Mention Cooperation With Nazis

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ (JTA) — Croatia’s capital city pledged to erect a Holocaust memorial monument but local Jews said they’d have nothing to do with it because it does not...

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Speaks With Survivor Susan Warsinger Susan Warsinger's life was changed forever at age nine when her neighbors uprooted a lamppost and rammed it through her front door. As Jews in Germany, Susan and her...

Holocaust, Rescue Commemorated at Site of Former Mir Yeshiva

BY CNAAN LIPHSHIZ MIR, Belarus (JTA) — For the first time in decades, a Holocaust commemoration event was held in this town, which used to be one of Europe’s main...

Visiting My Roots in Eastern Europe

By Shalom Pollack Well, I am at home again. I spent the last two weeks traveling — by plane, train, bus, and foot. I visited four countries: Belarus, Lithuania, Latvia, and Estonia. The...

Lithuania Admits Accountability for Murder of Jews During Holocaust

The government of Lithuania has official accepted responsibility for the mass murders of Jews Lithuanian citizens carried out during the Holocaust, according to a document obtained by Israel Hayom. The...

Survivors Tell Stories of Stolen Property on Social Media

Jerusalem Post -- The World Jewish Restitution Organization (WJRO) has launched a social media campaign to encourage Holocaust survivors to tell their stories of what they endured under the...

Holocaust Remembrance Message Projected on Brazil’s National Congress Buildings

BY MARCUS M. GILBAN BRASILIA (JTA) — The words “Holocaust Never Again” in Portuguese were projected on Brazil’s iconic National Congress buildings to mark Yom Hashoah, or Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance...
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Pre-Purim Game Night for Singles Ages 23-35 on February 23

  Mrs. Baila Sebrow, shadchan and 5TJT columnist, is proud to present the huge annual Pre-Purim “Blast” Fun Game Night this coming Sunday, February 23,...

YGFT Holds 17th Annual Dinner on February 26

  Yeshiva Gedolah of the Five Towns has established a presence as a serious makom Torah dedicated to the growth of its bachurim and yungerleit....

Twitter Aflutter Over Safdie Brothers’ New Comedy Pilot

BY EMILY BURACK (JTA) — Fresh off their critically acclaimed film “Uncut Gems,” Jewish brothers Benny and Josh Safdie are making a comedy pilot with the...

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