Auschwitz Center to Buy Home of Last Local Jewish Resident

The Auschwitz Jewish Center launched a fundraising campaign to rescue the house of the last Jewish resident of Oswiecim, the Polish town where the...

Poland to Celebrate New Holiday on September 10: National Day of Polish Children of...

In December 1942, a camp for Polish children and youth was established in a separate area within the confines of the Lodz ghetto.

UK Kids Whos Stole Auschwitz Artifacts Fined

The Krakow court fined them $665 each and ordered them to donate $2,000 to a memorial fund for Auschwitz survivors and their families.

Neo-Nazi Teen Bomb-Maker Sentenced to ‘Counseling’ in UK

UK-based Campaign Against Antisemitism warns that "once again [it] sees a neo-Nazi being given carte blanche."

Zapomniane Foundation Exorcising Poland of Its Haunting Unmarked Jewish Victims

"There are hundreds or even thousands of forgotten, not commemorated graves of the Holocaust victims in Polish cities and villages."

Billy Joel Wore a Yellow Star at Madison Square Garden

"Thank you Billy for reminding people what was ... so it may never ever be again," Joel's ex-wife, Christie Brinkley wrote.

Godwin’s Law: ABC News President Suspends Whoopi Goldberg for 2 Weeks

“Effective immediately, I am suspending Whoopi Goldberg for two weeks for her wrong and hurtful comments."

German Town Revokes Hitler’s Honorary Citizenship

The testimony of a woman whose family was exterminated by the Nazi helped convinced a Bavarian town council to vote unanimously to revoke the...

Berlin Bracing for March of ‘Rightwing Extremists’ Marking Kristallnacht’s 80th Anniversary

The Berlin Senate has banned the march on what appear to be strictly emotional grounds.

Bulgaria Commemorates 70 Years of Saving Its Jews

Unlike most other Nazi allies or Nazi -occupied countries, Bulgaria saved its entire Jewish population from deportation to concentration camps.

Knesset Strikes Back Against Polish Holocaust Bill

The law will guarantee full legal protection for Holocaust survivors, educators and tour guides who may be prosecuted in a foreign country (Poland) for relating historical truths about the Holocaust.

Rivlin to Ukraine PM: New Era of Understanding Requires Acknowledging Terrifying Past

Between 1941 and 1945, an estimated 950,000 Jewish civilians were killed as part of Nazi extermination policies, with widespread collaboration from the Ukrainian population.

Nazi-Looted Art in France Returned to Heirs of Jewish Owner

The Louvre and Musee d'Orsay museums in Paris maintained custody of the works after World War II until their legal owners or heirs could be tracked down.

Germans Apologize for Using Jewish Ashes in Political Art Installation

According to the ZPS website, "the Orthodox Rabbinical Conference has accepted the ashes on Friday. We are very grateful."

Supreme Court to Hear Arguments from Germans Who Say Jewish Art Dealers Were Treated...

Some of the people who participated in the forced purchase from the Jewish art dealers were also among the architects of the Final Solution.

Declassified US Intelligence Document Exposes Poland’s Anti-Semitism – Before, During & Post-WWII

"There is evidence that Poles persecuted the Jews as vigorously as did the Germans during the occupation."

School Board Votes to Reinstate Florida Principal Fired for Holocaust Denial

A state administrative judge ruled in August that William Latson should be rehired, though reassigned. Donald Fennoy, superintendent of the School District of Palm Beach County, has recommended that Latson be reinstated and given $152,000 in back pay.

Tortured by Nazis, Holocaust Survivors Now Abused by Arab Neighbors in Haifa

A Palestinian collaborator family in Haifa is accused of abusing neighboring elderly Holocaust survivors.

While in Warsaw, Pence Will Visit Auschwitz for First Time

An estimated 1.1 million people were killed at Auschwitz, including as many as 960,000 Jews.

US Department of Justice to Deport Former German Nazi Guard

The man who served as a Nazi concentration-camp guard has lost his appeal to halt his deportation.

Presidents of Israel, Germany, the EU Mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day

"We will work together to ensure that the lessons of the Holocaust and the sacred vow of ‘Never Again’ are passed down to our children."

Simon Wiesenthal Center Mulls Poland Travel Advisory

"We would take such action with great reluctance . . .but if the anti-Semitism unleashed continues unabated, Jews will face increasing threats.”

Report: Ukraine Recalling Ambassador to Germany Who Praised Nazi Collaborator

Melnyk told journalist Tilo Jung that reports of Bandera’s involvement in the mass murders of Poles and Jews are lies and a "Russian narrative."

Hitler’s ‘I Knew Nothing’ Bodyguard Dies at 96

Adolf Hitler’s bodyguard, who claimed he knew nothing about the Nazi extermination of 6 million Jews. Has died at the age of 96. SS Staff...

New York City Street Art Reveals Heroism Amid Surging Antisemitism

The mural of Tibor Baranski, who saved 3,000 Jews during the Holocaust, was unveiled to much emotion from onlookers.

Ambassador Stuart E. Eizenstat Appointed as US Special Adviser on Holocaust Issues

Ambassador Eizenstat brings with him extensive experience in resolving Holocaust claims and related disputes, a spokesperson said.

Yahrzheit for Lubavitcher Rebbe Expected to Draw 50,000 Visitors

Tens of thousands of Jews are expected to visit the gravesite of the Lubavitcher Rebbe Tuesday, Rabbi Menachem M. Schneerson (z"l), who passed away...

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