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In Israel, Honoring Victims, Remembering Lessons on Holocaust Remembrance Day

On Israel's Holocaust Remembrance Day, President Peres focused on anti-Semitism and its dangers to Jews around the world.

The Parchment of Rebuke That Came Home

Rabbi Yitzchak Dovid Grossman examined the piece of Torah parchment, cut from a Torah scroll in an Eastern European synagogue, and used by a Luftwaffe officer to wrap his ID card during World War II.

Standing to Respect Victims of the Nazi Murderers

A siren will bring Israelis to their feet at 10 am as a measure of respect to remember the victims of the Nazi Holocaust.

Survivors (Photo Essay)

On Sunday evening, April 27, 2014, six Holocaust survivors lit six torches representing the six million Jewish victims of the Nazi genocide during the opening ceremony at the Yad Vashem Holocaust Memorial Museum in Jerusalem.

Killer of Baltimore Jewish Girl Rejected in Bid for New Trial

The convicted murderer of an 11-year-old Jewish girl in 1969 will not receive a new trial, a Baltimore judge ruled. Circuit Judge Edward Hargadon, in...

Netanyahu Connects Hitler with Nuclear Iran

It is one thing “never to forget,” and it is another to remember not to let it happen again.

Cabinet Approves Plan for More Financial Assistance to Holocaust Survivors

The government approved a plan to increase financial assistance to Israel's 193,000 remaining Holocaust survivors.

Pre Yom Hashoah Report: Sharp Increase in Anti-Semitism in 2013

Findings point at an intensified feeling that personal safety and communal wellbeing are jeopardized.

Arabs Attack Jew in Berlin

A group of six Arabs attacked an Israeli man in Berlin, according to a report by Benjamin Weinthal in The Jerusalem Post on Sunday. The...

Yom HaShoah 2014

Yom HaShoah, Holocaust Martyrs’ and Heroes’ Remembrance Day begins on Sunday night in Israel.

Historic Jewish Cemetery in Croatia Vandalized

Vandals seriously damaged several graves in a more than 400-year-old Jewish cemetery in Split, Croatia.

Spielberg Launches Center for Genocide Research

Filmmaker Steven Spielberg is establishing a Center for Advanced Genocide Research at the University of Southern California.

NYU Latest Site of Anti-Israel Mock Eviction Notices

NYU SJP students crept into a primarily Jewish dorm and shoved propaganda under the doors of the sleeping students.

Ukraine Frees US-Israeli Journalist Ostrovsky (Video)

Ostrovsky was beaten and blindfolded during his captivity

Synagogue Worshippers in London Save Family from Burning Car

Two worshippers in a synagogue on Passover saved a child from death in a burning car that exploded shortly after the rescue. The worshippers rushed...

Youngest Holocaust Survivor from Schindler’s List Tells her Story

A survivors’ daughter serving in the IDF brings pride and joy to a Holocaust survivor.

ADL Warns Missionary Group is Using Holocaust – Again – to Lure Jews

The Jews for Jesus missionary group is using Holocaust imagery in a new video to lure Jews away from their faith.

Tunisia Leader Facing Flack Over Jewish Pilgrimage to El Ghriba

Tunisian lawmakers are questioning their tourism minister over a decision to allow Israelis to enter the country for the El Ghriba synagogue pilgrimage.

J Street Seeking a Seat at the Conference

There is lobbying going on both for and against including J Street in the Conference of Presidents.

Ex-Met Council Chief Rapfogel to Plead Guilty in Financial Scam

William Rapfogel, the ousted leader of the Metropolitan Council on Jewish Poverty in New York, reportedly will plead guilty for his role in a...

2 Tortured Bodies Found Dumped in Sloviansk, Ukraine

Two dead men whose bodies were marked with signs of “brutal torture” were found dumped near the eastern Ukrainian city of Slaviansk.

Suffolk University Defends Honoring Foxman as Commencement Speaker

Closed-minded liberal sophomoics think that anyone against Ground One Mosque and for profiling possible terrorists is a racist.

Eyewitness Report from Ukraine: ‘You Can Feel the Tension in the Air’

Tensions continue to mount in eastern Ukraine, with reports of casualties continuing to stream out of the provinces in dispute,

Israeli-American Journalist Held Hostage in Ukraine

An Israeli-American journalist has been kidnapped in eastern Ukraine and is being held hostage by separatists there.

More Jewish Sites Vandalized in Ukraine

A Holocaust memorial and the grave of the brother of the late Lubavitcher rebbe were vandalized in Ukraine, amid a string of anti-Semitic attacks in the country.

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