Ex-Nazi Loses Appeal to Keep Canadian Citizenship

Helmut Oberlander, a 94-year-old living in Waterloo, Onatrio, lost his appeal to keep his Canadian citizenship, being found having lied about his identity as a former Nazi when applying...

Blood-Stained Tallit Fragment Found at Site of Lodz Ghetto Pogrom

A fragment of a tallit has been discovered at the site of a former synagogue in the Lodz ghetto in Poland, stained with blood from a pogrom that took...

Pope Francis at Ceremony Commemorating Liquidation of Vilnius Ghetto

Pope Francis took part in a commemoration ceremony marking 75 years since the liquidation of the Vilnius Ghetto. The pontiff’s visit to Vilnius, capital of Lithuania, was part of his...

Gathering Honors Polish Righteous Gentiles in Warsaw

The sacrifices of Polish rescuers of Jews living in Warsaw during the Holocaust were honored on Sunday in one of the largest gatherings of Shoah rescuers in the Polish...

Dutch Holocaust Survivor’s Ongoing Fight With Germany

At the end of the Second World War, Albert de Leeuw was one of several Dutch Jewish children who turned up at the offices of the Jewish community in...

Ceremony Marks Anniversary of Lodz Ghetto Liquidation

  The Polish city of Lodz, its local Jewish community and the Jerusalem-based Shavei Israel organization held a ceremony on August 29 marking the 74th anniversary of the liquidation of...

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...

Holocaust Experts: Netanyahu Should Confront ‘Rewriting of Shoah History’ in Baltics

As Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu began a three-day official visit to Lithuania on Thursday, two leading experts on the Holocaust urged him to speak out against the continued distortion in the...

Justice Dept. Statement On Removal Of Jakiw Palij Credits Rambam Mesivta

By Eli Rosenbaum On November 3, 1943, in a daylong killing spree of unfathomable ruthlessness and horror, an estimated 6,000 human beings of Jewish faith or descent — men, women,...

U.S. Deports Accused Former Nazi Guard from Queens to Germany

A 95-year-old New York City man believed to be a former guard at a labor camp in Nazi-occupied Poland arrived in Germany after being arrested and deported by U.S. immigration...

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Controversy erupts over El Al flight diverted to Athens to accomodate Sabbath-observant passengers

By Marcy Oster JERUSALEM (JTA) — An El Al plane travelling on Friday from New York to Israel diverted to Athens to allow Sabbath-observant passengers who...

In light of security situation, going to new elections ‘irresponsible,’ Netanyahu tells nation

JERUSALEM (JTA) — Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu named himself defense minister and said that going to snap elections would be “irresponsible.” “We are in...

MSH Wins Poetry Slam

By: Avygayl Zucker, MSH 2019 The MSH Poetry Slam Team has been preparing for the first Poetry Slam of the year for weeks! This meet...

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