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Artwork in German Parliament May Have Been Nazi-Looted

Two artworks hanging in Germany’s parliament building in Berlin may have been confiscated or acquired at artificially depressed prices by the Nazis from the...

New Age Holocaust Commemoration: Meet the Designer

Ahead of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Saturday, January 27) I spoke to Edward Jacobs who, with his partner Dr. Michael Berenbaum, specializes in erecting "narrative historical, sociological and Identity Museums."

Hikind Denounces New York School Holocaust Justification Homework

'This despicable 'Final Solution' assignment demands far more than an apology. This is a stab in the back to Holocaust survivors.'

Yad Vashem to Honor German Righteous Gentiles

To date, Yad Vashem has recognized some 26,500 Righteous Among the Nations from over 50 nations worldwide.
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Welcome to the Anne Frank House Virtual Reality Tour

The full VR tour offers quotes from Anne's diary, and takes about 25 minutes to complete.

Anti-Semitic Incidents Doubled in Last Decade in Canada

Anti-Semitic incidents in Canada rose last year by nearly four percent, continuing a 10-year-old trend that has sewn anti-Semitics acts double, according to B'nai...

Colel Chabad’s Hanukkah Retreat Brings Joy for 100 Widows, 300 Orphans

Among the children were many who had lost fathers in the line of duty or in terror attacks.

Israeli Actress Gal Gadot Attacked for Holocaust Remembrance Day Stand

There was a flood of tweets in response -- many posting their love for the actress, but an equal number filled with hate.

Jerry Lewis: Still Can’t Watch Female Comics (Video)

When asked who were his favorite female comedians, he named Cary Grant and Burt Reynolds.

Report: Mel Gibson Is the New Oskar Schindler

The Australian movie star and gifted director has been working overtime to clean up his act, a Herculean task if there ever was one.

Two Roman-Era ‘Mummy Paintings’ Stolen By Nazis Returned to Jewish Heirs

Two 'mummy paintings' stolen by the Nazis from the heirs of a German publisher have been returned to his heirs.

Belgium Joins Jews in Fighting Anti-Semitism

Belgium will join the Jews in fighting anti-Semitism in Europe.

Oprah Sells Klimt’s Nazi-Looted Painting in China for $150 Million

In November 2006, Christie's auction house sold "Portrait of Adele Bloch-Bauer Yisrael Beiteinu" for almost $88 million to Oprah Winfrey.

Yad Vashem: International Cmtee Must Protect Jews

Chairman Avner Shalev: Countries must combat "expressions of anti-Semitism"

Scarlett Johansson in Comedy about German Boy Discovering Mom Hides a Jew

The film director Taika Waititi is half Māori father, half Jewish mother, Scarlett Johansson is half Danish father, half Jewish mother.

UK to Loan Bust of Winston Churchill After Trump Requests Its Return to White...

British aristocracy have apparently not yet recovered from President Obama's insult, despite the gesture of conciliation by a new incoming president.

Croatian Jews to Boycott Crypto-Nazi Government’s Holocaust Commemoration

Jewish committee officials are accusing Croatia's newconservative government of ignoring open and public anti-Semitism.

BBC’s Holocaust Tweet Shocker

BBC: "Our one big question this morning: Is the time coming to lay the Holocaust to rest?"

Top Claims Conference Officials Botched Probe of 2001 Fraud

“A majority of the claims made by the person who wrote the anonymous letter were refuted by Mr. Domnitser,” the report said.

Elie Wiesel’s Childhood Romanian Home is Now New Holocaust Center

The Holocaust Cellar will serve as a learning center dedicated to the 13,000 local Jewish Holocaust victims.

Last Fighter in Sobibor Death Camp Uprising Dead at 96

Alexander Boroda, president of the Federation of Jewish Communities of Russia, told Arkady Vaispapir’s sons: "With your father’s departure, the whole world has lost a hero."

Secretary of State Kerry’s Yom HaShoah Message

U.S. Secretary of State Kerry calls the Shoah "the most painful and horrific chapter in human history."

Polish Forbes Magazine Apologizes to Jewish Leaders

The Polish edition of Forbes magazine apologized for three articles about the restitution of prewar property of Jewish communities that targeted the leaders of...

Neo-Nazis, White Supremacists in Charlottesville Brought Millions to Anti-Defamation League

"I can’t even believe I have to write this: standing up to Nazis is essential; there are no good Nazis," James Murdoch wrote.

Hundreds of Jewish Gravestones Found in Vienna

Headstones of hundreds of Jewish graves, which were buried to hide them from the Nazis, have been unearthed in Vienna, a discovery of “high...

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