Support Migdal Ohr by purchasing letters in the Torah Scroll that will be written in honor of Rabbi Grossman’s 70th Birthday.
Posted on: December 8th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
The Limbach Commission, a panel set up by Germany to return Nazi-looted art in public collections, has already issued a recommendation against returning a painting by Gris that used to hang in Flechtheim’s Berlin apartment.
Posted on: December 8th, 2016News & Views → Global → Europe → Eastern Europe
He visited the Bank of England and met the Chief Cashier, who presented him with one of the notes which he had forged in the concentration camp more than sixty years earlier.
Posted on: December 8th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Holocaust
A wannabe mugger finds out the hard way that even when elderly, there was a reason that some Jews survived the Holocaust.
Posted on: December 7th, 2016News & Views → Global
Key is often asked why he didn't speak any German, considering his Austrian roots, and his response is: “The simple answer is my mother refused to teach me. She did not want to reflect on her history.”
Posted on: November 30th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
'Anti-Semitism, hatred, internal strife are all ancient elements of our historical destiny – always problematic. […] We must therefore look for a way out; we must be brave to remain within our destiny. If Judaism is a tragedy, let us live it.'
Posted on: November 29th, 2016News & Views → History
An international workshop hosted by Yad Vashem's Mirilashvili Center
Posted on: November 28th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Amazingly, Tatiana’s performance was received with applause by the audience, but social media folks have been condemning it in a mix of rage and disbelief.
Posted on: November 28th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Holocaust
Carlos Galindo-Elvira, Director of the Arizona Anti-Defamation League, who told local TV station 12News that 'when you joke with symbols like the swastika you begin to normalize them and make it very casual within our society.'
Posted on: November 21st, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
On December 23, 2015, Yad Vashem posthumously recognized Marie and Joseph Andries as Righteous Among the Nations.
Posted on: November 18th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
The ADL is sounding the alarm on all channels: Anti-Semitism is spiking in America.
Posted on: November 17th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
When it opens officially, in early 2017, the museum's permanent collection will focus on the "Holocaust by Bullets."
Posted on: November 14th, 2016News & Views → Global
Mayors from more than two dozen cities are in Jerusalem and will visit Yad Vashem.
Posted on: November 13th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
Last March, Culture Minister Grütters faced shocked protests after telling the New York Times that if a Jew is appointed to the commission his “would be the only voice who would be prejudiced.”
Posted on: November 9th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Holocaust
She was the creator of the exhibit the Tower of Life at the Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, DC, a soaring display of 1500 photographs depicting the people of a typical East European shtetl.
Posted on: November 4th, 2016News & Views → Media → Arts and Entertainment
It is a typically edifying poem of the sort that was often written in "poezie albums," exhorting the owner to do her best and be diligent at work.
Posted on: October 31st, 2016News & Views → Global → Europe → Eastern Europe
Perhaps now Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg's soul can rest: Stockholm has officially declared him dead.
Posted on: October 31st, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
Rudolf-August Oetker was the grandson of Dr. August Oetker. He ran the company from 1944 to 1981.
Posted on: October 27th, 2016News & Views → Jewish → Antisemitism
British anti-Semitism was on full display this week with anti-Israel event co-sponsored by the House of Lords.
Posted on: October 18th, 2016News & Views → Global → Europe
75 years after the obliteration of Kiev’s 33,771 Jews - in less than 36 hours – Ukrainian and Israeli officials teamed up to host an evening in their memory.
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