Poles Vote to Remove Jail Time from Holocaust Law

Polish lawmakers voted on Wednesday to water down a Holocaust law that angered the United States and Israel, and remove parts that imposed jail terms on people who suggest...

Institute Customizes Holocaust Lessons for Educators

In the context of a rising tide of extremism and antisemitism in Europe and the United States, more than 500 teachers on both continents will attend 20 TOLI Holocaust...

NYS Senate Passes Bill to Strengthen Holocaust Education in Schools

The New York State Senate today passed a measure that would require review of specific school districts’ teaching guidelines and compliance with existing state law that requires them to...

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...

Holocaust Museum Signs Cooperation Agreement With Morocco

The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., signed a cooperation agreement with the Archives of Morocco in Rabat on May 7 to share materials on the Jews...

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...
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BY JOSEFIN DOLSTEN NEW YORK (JTA) — New York City is hoping that a new ad campaign will make Jewish New Yorkers feel comfortable despite a...

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,...

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