Survey: 23% of Young Americans Believe Tenets of Holocaust Denial

A new survey revealed a major lack of knowledge about the Holocaust among young Americans, including that almost a quarter of respondents believed in some form of Holocaust denial...

Court: Spanish Museum Can Keep Nazi-Looted Pissarro Painting

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — A Spanish museum, not the heirs of a Jewish woman fleeing the Holocaust, is the rightful owner of a Pissarro painting now valued at $40 million,...

‘Never Again,’ Israeli Air Force Chief Vows at Flyover of Dachau

The air forces of Israel and Germany made history on Tuesday as they teamed up for a joint flyover of the site of Dachau — the former Nazi concentration...

Judge: Florida Principal Who Wanted to Remain Neutral on Holocaust Should Be Rehired

BY MARCY OSTER (JTA) — William Latson, a high school principal in South Florida, was fired after telling a parent he could not say that the Holocaust was a “factual, historical...

Groups Join Forces to Demand Removal of SS Monument at Ontario Cemetery

Two advocacy groups representing the Jewish and Polish communities in Canada joined forces this week to demand the removal of a monument at a cemetery in Ontario that honors...

Sending a Message: Holocaust-Themed Face Masks

(JTA) — The face masks aren’t subtle: One is emblazoned with the famous photo of a Jewish mother and child, their hands raised, at Nazi gunpoint. Another shows an...

State Department Report Highlights ‘Urgent’ Need for Holocaust Restitution

The U.S. State Department published a report on Wednesday on steps being taken by countries to provide restitution or compensation for property taken during the Holocaust. The report was released...

JFR Launches Monday-Night Movie Series About Righteous Gentiles

  As antisemitism is on the rise globally, the Jewish Foundation for the Righteous (JFR) is launching a Monday-night movie event online where each week it will air one of...

Inscriptions Found in Shoes of Children Sent to Auschwitz

BY KATARZYNA MARKUSZ WARSAW (JTA) — Employees of the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum discovered handwritten inscriptions in shoes belonging to children who were sent to the Nazi death camp in Poland. The discoveries...

Vel D’Hiv Roundup of Paris Jews Remembered on 78th Anniversary

French political leaders, Holocaust memorials and museums and Jewish organizations marked on Thursday the anniversary of the 1942 Vel D’Hiv roundup, in which over 13,000 Jews were arrested in...
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