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,...

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....

Steven Spielberg Urges Mandatory Holocaust Education

Director, actors, recall filming ‘Schindler’s List’ at special 25th anniversary screening Article by The Jerusalem Post At a panel discussion over the weekend marking 25 years since the release of Schindler’s...

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...

‘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...

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...

NY Philanthropists Honored With Holocaust Museum Regional Award

Danielle Schwartz Auerbach and Nicole Pines Lieberman traveled from their homes in Manhattan to the Washington D.C. museum to memorialize the Days of Remembrance, America’s annual commemoration of the...

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...

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...
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A British primary school teacher has been fired after she told a group of Jewish students that they would be sent to the “gas...

Kohelet: The ‘Wright’ Motivation

By Danyel Goldberg Shulamith High School Assistant Principal אֹהֵ֥ב כֶּ֨סֶף֙ לֹֽא־יִשְׂבַּ֣ע כֶּ֔סֶף וּמִֽי־אֹהֵ֥ב בֶּֽהָמ֖וֹן לֹ֣א תְבוּאָ֑ה גַּם־זֶ֖ה הָֽבֶל Whoever loves silver will not be sated with silver,...

Jewish Group to Plant ‘Trees of Life’ for Pittsburgh, Poway Victims

The Jewish organization United With Israel is inviting people to sponsor the planting of more than 20 different fruit trees in Israel in memory...

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