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Critics see struggle for power behind replacement of Krakow chief rabbi

27 Sivan 5774 – June 24, 2014
130-member community may own dozens of properties worth more than $10 million.

Russia Scolds NATO, USA on Sanctions, Troop Movements

30 Nisan 5774 – April 30, 2014
As pro-Russian separatists eat up town after town in eastern Ukraine, the Kremlin is closely monitoring NATO’s reaction – and the White House response.

Jewish Ukrainian Mayor Shot, Worry Rises as Separatists Seize More Towns

28 Nisan 5774 – April 28, 2014
Israeli President Shimon Peres warns that any anti-Semitic incident should be heeded as Ukrainian Jews consider whether to leave home.

Youngest Holocaust Survivor from Schindler’s List Tells her Story

25 Nisan 5774 – April 24, 2014
A survivors’ daughter serving in the IDF brings pride and joy to a Holocaust survivor.

Warsaw Demolishing Ghetto Wall, Promises Reconstruction

3 Nisan 5774 – April 2, 2014
Workers began demolishing a wall in Warsaw near the spot where Jews were gathered for transport to the Treblinka concentration camp, but a city...

Italian Tourist Caught Smuggling Barbed Wire from Auschwitz

1 Nisan 5774 – March 31, 2014
An Italian tourist tried to smuggle a piece of barbed wire from the Auschwitz-Birkenau museum out of Poland in his suitcase. The man was detained...

Nazi Auschwitz Metal Stamps for Tattooing Found in Poland

12 Adar II 5774 – March 13, 2014
Nazi stamps used to tattoo death camp prisons are proof of the evil system as Holocaust survivors’ numbers dwindle.

Polish Cops Nab Vandal in Jewish Cemetery

3 Adar II 5774 – March 5, 2014
Police officers in Poland arrested a man whom they said they had caught desecrating Jewish tombstones. The suspect, who was not named, was arrested last...

Poland’s Chief Rabbi Suspends Aide over Kosher Slaughter Controversy

13 Adar I 5774 – February 13, 2014
Amid reports that kosher slaughter is continuing in Poland in the face of a law prohibiting it, the country’s chief rabbi suspended an aide...

Polish Prosecutors Clear Auschwitz Soccer Chanters

14 Shevat 5774 – January 15, 2014
Several Jewish organizations have criticized a Polish prosecutor’s decision not to try soccer fans who chanted about Jews and Auschwitz. A spokesperson for the prosecutor’s...

Painting of Jews Murdering Christian Children to Go on Display

14 Shevat 5774 – January 14, 2014
A controversial 18-century painting depicting the ritual murder of Christian children by Jews, will be available to viewers in the cathedral of Sandomierz, Poland....

Eighteen…

9 Shevat 5774 – January 9, 2014
There are ashes that remain in the ovens, ashes piled into a mountain in Maidanek.

Polish EU Legislator Calls Anti-Semitism a “Cancer’

15 Tevet 5774 – December 17, 2013
“Anti-Semitism is like cancer. There are two things that are certain about this cancer of hate. We know that it is deadly and we...

Lithuania’s Support of Ritual Slaughter May Turn the Tide

13 Heshvan 5774 – October 17, 2013
The Lithuanian parliament has taken the first steps to legal ritual slaughter in what could be move that turns the tide against the wave...

Turkish Students Arrested for Nazi Salute at Polish Nazi Camp Site

10 Heshvan 5774 – October 13, 2013
Two students from Turkey were arrested in Poland for using a Nazi salute on a group of Israeli students visiting the Majdanek concentration camp. The...

Polish Righteous Gentile Donates Memorabilia to Jewish Museum

6 Heshvan 5774 – October 10, 2013
A Polish historian and statesman who was imprisoned at Auschwitz and recognized as a Righteous Gentile for saving Jews in World War II has...

Council of Europe Says Ritual Circumcision Won’t Be Banned

Sometimes anti-Semitism is its own best antidote because it makes its sewage makers look as ignorant as they are. After a Council of Europe body said circumcision violates human rights, its leader rejected the idea.

Holocaust Hideout in Warsaw Destroyed by Polish Couple

8 Tishri 5774 – September 12, 2013
A Polish couple pleaded guilty to the desecration of a historic site for destroying a Holocaust-era Jewish hideout in the Warsaw apartment the couple...

Polish Photographer Uses Jewish Cemetery for Naked Photo Shoot

15 Elul 5773 – August 20, 2013
Polish photographer Lukasz Szczygielski has apologized for conducting a photo shoot with a half-naked model at the Jewish cemetery in the southern Polish town...

Russia Giving Up to $1 Million to Auschwitz Conservation Fund

9 Elul 5773 – August 15, 2013
Russia will contribute up to $1 million to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation for the conservation and maintenance of the site of the former Nazi concentration...

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