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Stone wall engraved with the Biblical quote YOU ARE MY WITNESSES from Isaiah

There was something that we all noticed in Charlottesville last Saturday: The people who came there to incite violence — they didn't wear their hoods.

Rabbi Robert A. Nosanchuk
Hungarian Jews arriving at Auschwitz-Birkenau

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Cammy S. Bourcier
Grainy image of the Warsaw Ghetto in flames during the Warsaw Uprising

There is so much sky.
Funny, but I never knew.
It's beautiful,
and many hued;
perhaps this is what Jacob knew
when he ordered that coat,

Stacey Zisook Robinson
Interior perspective of The Evidence Room with models of Auschwitz gas column and gas tight hatch plaster casts and model of gas tight door

The Evidence Room, an installation on view at Toronto’s Royal Ontario Museum (ROM), is a stunning reminde

Aron Hirt-Manheimer
Group photo of L'dor v'dor participants in Prague

L’dor v’dor (from generation to generation) are words we as Jews say often.

Dr. Evie Rotstein
Closeup of French President Emmanuel Macron speaking at a ceremony commemorating the 75th anniversary of the Vel dHiv Holocaust roundup in Paris on July 16

It wasn't the first time that a French president acknowledged his nation's Holocaust-era guilt, but Emmanuel Macron's speech Sunday was

Cnaan Liphshiz (JTA)
Tealights lit in honor of Yom HaShoah

Today is Yom HaShoah (Holocaust Remembrance Day), and I have the distinct honor of observing it in Jerusalem.

Tony J. Westbrook, Jr.
Barbed wire fence in front of Majdanek concentration camp on a sunny day

From Anne Frank's diary to Elie Wiesel's Night, books about the Holocaust remain some of the most powerful and well-known pieces of literature published in the past century.

Josefin Dolsten (JTA)
Stone wall engraved with a quote from Isaiah reading YOU ARE MY WITNESSES

Why would a college student go to Poland, of all places, for spring break?

Why do I consider Eastern Europe the homeland for Ashkenazi Jews?

Haley Schreier
Holocaust survivor Sol Rosenkranz

When author June Hersh interviewed Holocaust survivors for her first book Recipes Remembered, a cookbook of their stories and recipes, she bare

Deborah Rood Goldman

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