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75 Years After the Holocaust These Survivors Put On Tefillin for the First Time!
12 Holocaust survivors from the town of Olevsk celebrated their bar mitzvah and put on tefillin for the very first time!
Ha Ha (Not) Very Funny!
Don't Holocaust jokes make you laugh?
Insensitivity Sinks to New Heights
The Ice Age Skating show should be called Hearts of Ice
North African Holocaust Survivors Eligible for Grants
But you must live in Great Britain, have suffered Nazi oppression and be low on income
New Book on Rudolf Kasztner Unequivocally Proves His Guilt
British historian Paul Bogdanor set out to clear Kasztner’s name but was forced to admit his guilt
Schindler’s Factory in Czech Republic to be Named a Holocaust Memorial
The memorial has been open to the public since 2010 and will be fully functioning by 2019
Trading Rations for a Prayer Book
There are two ways of looking at life. The cup can either be half empty or half full. Why would that convince a secular Jew to join a minyan? Find out more in another inspiring story from Rabbi Kaplan's fascinating Impact series
Philippine President Duterte Visits Synagogue to Apologize for Hitler Remark
He said he was trying to convey his repulsion for corruption and crime rather than intending an insult.
Nazi Time Capsule Discovered in Polish Border Town
The capsule’s existence was known, but only now researchers were able to penetrate the thick concrete, German mines and groundwater to access it.
World's Oldest Man to Celebrate the Bar Mitzvah He Never Had
113-year-old Yisrael Kristal, a Holocaust survivor living in Israel, never celebrated his bar mitzvah because his mother had died and his father was in the army.
95-Year-Old Nazi Medic Who Served At Auschwitz Goes on Trial In Germany
Hubert Zafke argues he treated only wounded soldiers and members of the SS, but German prosecutors say that all SS guards at Auschwitz were well aware of the camp's function as an industrial-scale mass murder site.
Hungary Blocks 20 Holocaust Denying Websites
Budapest court issues temporary orders blocking 20 websites that carry Holocaust denial material.
Last Nuremberg Prosecutor Donates $1 Million to U.S. Holocaust Museum
Benjamin Ferencz explained, “I have witnessed holocausts and I cannot stop trying to deter future genocides.”
Largest Memorial Ceremony in Lithuanian’s History for Holocaust Victims
A small procession planned in memory of Holocaust victims in Malat, Lithuania became the largest such ceremony in Lithuanian history and was attended by the Lithuanian president.
Did Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels Have a Jewish Father-in-Law?
Magda Goebbels claimed to be born to her mother’s first husband, but evidence was found that she born to her second Jewish husband.
Spiritual Leader and Holocaust Survivor Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis Passes Away
Rebbetzin Esther Jungreis fought assimilation and infused many thousands of Jews with passion for their Judaism in the US and Israel through her Hineni organization and books. She passed away on Tuesday evening at the age of 80.
Lithuanian World War II Massacre Site Now a Picnic and Party Scene
Seventh Fort was major slaughter site of Jews by Lithuanian Nazi collaborators in 1941.
Himmler’s Calendar Notes Found in Russian Military Archive
The notes show he was a devoted father and conscienceless murderer
The Eternal People - Seeing G-d in the Pages of History
The history of the Jewish people is undoubtedly supernatural. See G-d’s hand in the pages of history, with Rabbi Shafier