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US Holocaust Museum Official: Digitizing the Records a Bulwark Against Denial, Anti-Semitism

For decades, the International Red Cross and governments around the world, including the US and Israel, did not allow the archives to be opened for public use.

Obama Appoints Anti-Israel Adviser to Holocaust Museum Council

Rhodes recently raised many eyebrows when he enlightened reporters about the 'tens of thousands' of Jewish settlements in Judea and Samaria

$10 Million Grant Awarded to Museum of Jewish People at Beit Hatfutsot

The grant is the largest awarded to Beit Hatfutsot from a U.S. philanthropic foundation in its 40-year history.

Anti-Trump Jews Petition Against Simon Wiesenthal Museum Founder Attending Inauguration

'Simon Wiesenthal Center, take disciplinary action against Hier if he refuses to desist from this shameful action.'

Philly Jewish Museum Posts Huge Sign Reminding Americans of Freedom of Religion

Facing Independence Mall as it does, in the heart of historic Philadelphia, the Museum’s signage refers to one of the most significant documents in American history.

Guatemala Holocaust Museum First in Central America

When it opens officially, in early 2017, the museum's permanent collection will focus on the "Holocaust by Bullets."

Little Arab Attention as Yasser Arafat Museum Inaugurated

The museum depicts Arafat’s role in the rise of Palestinian nationalism as a reaction to the arrival of Zionism.

NY Jewish Museum Celebrates French Designer, Architect Pierre Chareau

Chareau, whose wife Dollie Dyte Chareau was Jewish and whose mother came from a Sephardic family, fled to the United States in 1940.

Will Detroit’s Historic Holocaust Museum Stay True To Its Mission?

Too many Holocaust memorials have lost their original identity and transitioned to an institution which devotes itself to both Holocaust and genocide, or simply to global genocide

Detroit Holocaust Museum Enters New Phase but Stays Strangely Mum

Too many Holocaust memorials have lost their original identity and transitioned to an institution which devotes itself to both Holocaust and genocide, or simply to global genocide

The Golem Comes to Life in Berlin’s Jewish Museum [video]

The exhibition uses the golem figure to examine topics like creativity, creation, power, and redemption.

‘Mrs. Carl Meyer and her Children’ at the Jewish Museum

Lady Meyer was a socially concerned philanthropist supporting working class women, underprivileged families, and women’s suffrage.

The Knesset Museum That Almost Didn’t Happen

The Knesset had sold the historic building and it was slated to be destroyed!

Painter Jonasz Stern’s ‘Landscape after the Holocaust’ in Krakow Museum

Painter Jonasz Stern left a permanent mark on the Polish art of the 20th century.

Oregon Jewish Museum and Center for Holocaust Education Buys Permanent Facilities

July marks the two-year anniversary of the Oregon Jewish Museum's merger with the Oregon Holocaust Resource Center.

Pushkin Museum Exhibition Celebrating Leon Bakst’s 150th Birthday

Bakst preferred to live in western Europe because, as a Jew, he did not have the right to live permanently outside the Pale of Settlement. One of his students was Marc Chagall.

Guggenheim Museum Website Calls Israel “Racist,” Falsely Claims it Censors Art

The Guggenheim Museum should remove this article, not because of censorship but because the museum should not publish lies, fabrications and slander.

What If They Built a $24 Million ‘Palestinian Museum’ and There Was Nothing to...

All the museum people would say is, “We didn’t feel that what was delivered was up to scratch.”

Anti-Zionist Mob Invades Brooklyn Museum to Protest Nuance and Humanism

When white people decolonize their oppressors, does it count as liberation, or does it automatically constitute an occupation?

Brilliant Landscape Architect Roberto Burle Marx at the Jewish Museum

Burle Marx’s art inhabits a rare space between the rational and the lyrical. Nature’s variability was for him a liberating force.

Family of German Jewish Victim Suing Israel Museum over ‘Birds’ Head Haggadah’

The family’s attorney is E. Randol Schoenberg, who helped Maria Altmann successfully recover Gustav Klimt's "Woman in Gold," from the Belvedere Museum in Vienna.

German Museum Displays Small Scale Expressions of Racial Hatred

It turns out Germans continue to harbor ugly feelings about people and things that are not German, and they prefer their bigotry small and intimate, away from the lime lights.

Rare 1,000 Yr Old Ketubah on Exhibit in Jerusalem

An extremely rare 1,000-year-old ketuba inscribed in Aramaic is now on exhibit in the National Library in Jerusalem.

Rare ‘Four Species’ Coin from Bar Kochba in Display in Israel

The exhibition includes the largest gold medallion with Judaic symbols known in existence.

Oldest Known Masks in the World on Display in Israel

A new display in Jerusalem is showcasing the oldest-known masks in the world, believed to have originated 9,000 years ago, long before Purim. The 11...

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