Mardi Gras in Belgium Features Anti-Semitic Float among Numerous Offensive Images

The anti-Semitic portion lasts only a few minutes within a parade video that lasts seven and three quarter hours.

Yad Vashem ‘Commends’ Opening of Vatican’s Secret WWII Archives

Pope Pius XII, the World War II-era pope, has been accused by many of having been a Nazi sympathizer who failed to act to save Jews from the Holocaust.

Memorial Stone to Strasbourg’s Old Synagogue Vandalized

Thierry Roos, a spokesman for the local Jewish community, stated, "There is no doubt this was an intentional act. […] They wanted to erase the memory of the synagogue on quai Kleber by destroying it twice."

Study: Polish Norms Helped Nazis Wipe out Local Jewry

Jews who tried to hide in urban areas during the Nazi occupation of Poland were much less likely to survive • “Poles who chose to save Jews were essentially violating the unwritten norms of their community.”

Proskurov 1919: One Century Ago

While estimates place the number of deaths at 1600, there are also estimates that place the casualty list as higher. These figures do not include those who sustained severe injury and were crippled for life.

Macron: French Anti-Semitism Worst Since World War II

Anti-Semitic crime in France has risen by 74% over the past year.

PA Deletes Jewish History, Renames Signs in Key Sites in Judea and Samaria

New signs and website erase Jewish roots to key archaeological sites and nature reserves, reveals Regavim • Concerted effort, which includes renaming of sites, is in clear violation of 1995 interim agreement with Israel • Regavim: Israel must act.

Rivlin Turns to Bible for Lesson on Democracy, Political Culture

“There is nothing more Jewish than pointed disagreement. And there is nothing more democratic than pointed disagreement. It is possible, important and perhaps even crucial to discuss and to insist on a culture of disagreement."

German Protestant Church Sued to Remove Its Nazi-Adorned Bell

There are at least 23 Nazi bells in use in churches across Germany.

In Egypt, 40 Mummies Discovered South of Cairo

At least 10 of the mummies are children, officials said. Colorful mummy cases, pottery and papyri were also found.

Storm Cuts Byzantine Wall in Half

Palmachim Beach is one of the few remaining stretches of a wild coastline in the center of Israel.

NYC Council Adopts Deutsch’s Holocaust Education Week Bill

Project Witness and the Museum of Jewish Heritage both testified in support of Deutsch’s bill last week, and are conducting educational efforts throughout this week.

Israel Launches Events at UN to Mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day

This Sunday marks the 74th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration and death camp.

New Survey Finds Canadians Worrisomely Ignorant about the Holocaust

However, 82% of respondents believe all students should learn about the Holocaust in school, while 85% said it is important to keep teaching about the Holocaust so that it does not happen again.

German Jewish History Award Goes to Albert Speer’s Daughter

Schramm had a lengthy correspondence with her father while he was in Spandau Prison, from which he was released in October 1966.
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Zionist Group Asking Ambassador Friedman to Help Make Solomon’s Pools Accessible to Israelis

"Unfortunately, the site is located in an area under Palestinian control, which is why access to it is not free, as required from tourist, archaeology and tradition sites."

European Union Funds Unprecedented Mapping Process of Jewish Cemeteries in Eastern Europe

Since its foundation in 2015, the ESJF has rescued and protected over 120 Jewish cemeteries in seven Central and Eastern European countries.

Israeli, Polish, Interest in Visiting Auschwitz Down 20%

Numerous groups of organized youth explored the camps' history as part of study visits in 2018.

Two-Thousand-Year-Old Ring Unearthed in the City Of David

This ring allows us to personally connect with an individual’s personal story from 2,000 years ago.

Icke… ‘Color Purple’ Author Alice Walker Is Into ‘Elders of Zion’ Promoter

Alice Walker is no stranger to anti-Semitism. Back in 2013, the ADL said Walker “has taken her extreme and hostile views to a shocking new level” in her latest book "The Cushion in the Road."

Historic Cemetery Renovated by ESJF in Buchach, Hometown of SY Agnon, Simon Wiesenthal, Sigmund...

"Through their preservation and fencing we were able to achieve what was almost like a last minute rescue."

Google Celebrates 127th Birthday of Jewish Poet Who Shared Nobel with Agnon

In short, to compare the near-unknown Sachs to the meteoric Agnon was one of the most egregious sins committed by the Nobel prize committee, equal to their awarding Barack Obama the prize for being the first Black president.

When Hanukkah Marked the War Between Jewish Left and Jewish Faith

A miracle did not take place for us / A can of oil we did not find.

President George H.W. Bush Dead at 94, Challenged Israeli Policies

Bush personally supervised the US military's part of the 1985 rescue of Ethiopian Jewry, and in 1991 supported Operation Solomon, which brought 14,000 more Ethiopian Jews to Israel.

First Temple Beka Weight Unearthed in Jerusalem Sifting Project

The weight, which dates back to the First Temple period, was found in archaeological soil originating from the foot of Robinson's Arch at the Western Wall, just north of the City of David.

Photo of Hitler Embracing Child of Jewish Descent Auctioned for $11,520

The Bundesarchive has 17 letters from Bernile to Uncle Hitler and his aide Wilhelm Bruckner between 1935 and 1938.

11 November: Armistice Day and Jewry: The Centennial

Of the over one and a half million Jews who served, one hundred and seventy thousand fell in the war. Indeed, the sacrifices and loyalty displayed by Jewry to their respective nations was to little avail in the pursuit of equality.

Russia’s Chief Rabbi Says Jews There Comfortable and Confident

According to Rabbi Lazar, the situation in Europe is less favorable for Jews.

Trudeau Apologizes for Canada’s Rejecting 907 Jews Fleeing Nazis – 250 Died

Trudeau told the Canadian parliament that Hitler "watched on as we refused their visas, ignored their letters and denied them entry."

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