Holocaust

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National Front leader Marine Le Pen criticized for whitewashing French role in Holocaust

04/10/2017 12:32 PM

Far-right French presidential candidate Marine Le Pen was criticized by Israel’s Foreign Ministry Monday for comments exonerating France for the rounding up of Jews during the

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New program explores how Orthodox Jews at Auschwitz found ‘meaning in their suffering’

04/05/2017 3:33 PM Updated: 2 weeks ago

While many institutions commemorate the Holocaust, the Amud Aish Memorial Museum and Kleinman Holocaust Education Center is unique in shining a spotlight on the Orthodox experience

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Holocaust survivor charged with murder in burning death of nurse

04/05/2017 3:02 PM

A 77-year-old old Holocaust survivor was charged with murder by Tel Aviv’s Magistrate Court Wednesday for an incident last month in which he burned a nurse

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Amsterdam residents demand removal of plaque honoring Holocaust victim

04/03/2017 5:33 PM

A plaque in Amsterdam honoring Holocaust victim Joachim Elte has been dislodged and relocated after two residents complained, Haaretz reported Monday. https://t.co/SP1wI1nnvg dit verzin je niet: bakstenen

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In newly discovered telegram, Himmler wishes Grand Mufti of Jerusalem success against “Jewish invaders”

04/02/2017 8:03 AM Updated: 3 weeks ago

Heinrich Himmler, one of the main architects of the Holocaust, may have had closer ties with the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem Hajj Amin al-Husseini than previously

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Passport signed by Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg to be auctioned off

03/28/2017 3:28 PM

The fate of Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who saved tens of thousands of Hungarian Jews during the Holocaust, has long been veiled in mystery. According

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Protesters arrested after bizarre ritual involving a sheep and Auschwitz

03/27/2017 2:41 PM

Eleven protesters, a sheep, and the gate of Auschwitz sounds like the setup to a bizarre and horrible joke. Instead, this was an actual series of

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Angela Merkel to be honored by U.S. Holocaust Museum

03/24/2017 12:21 PM

The United States Holocaust Museum will present German Chancellor Angela Merkel with its highest honor, the Elie Wiesel Award, for her efforts fighting anti-Semitism and promoting Holocaust

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Ivanka Trump kept Holocaust Museum tour secret for an entire week

03/06/2017 4:13 PM

As her father fended off criticism regarding his treatment of anti-Semitism, first daughter Ivanka Trump quietly toured the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum last Monday. According

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Op-ed: Trump white-washed Kansas City shooting, just like he removed Jews from the Holocaust

03/01/2017 12:04 PM Updated: 1 month ago

President Donald Trump is receiving accolades for beginning his joint-speech to Congress yesterday by denouncing anti-Semitism.  “Recent threats targeting Jewish Community Centers and vandalism of Jewish

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Never alone: funeral for Holocaust survivor attended by 200 strangers

02/27/2017 6:45 PM Updated: 1 month ago

The funeral of Hilde Nathan, a 90-year-old Holocaust survivor who spent her final years living alone in the Canary Islands, was attended by over 200 strangers

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Mike Pence lays memorial wreath at Dachau, refers to Jews as victims of Holocaust

02/20/2017 11:57 AM

Vice President Mike Pence, along with his wife, Karen, and 23-year-old daughter Charlotte, visited the site of the Dachau concentration camp in Germany Sunday. Pence’s visit

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Jewish brothers excluded from trial of Auschwitz medic Hubert Zafke

02/14/2017 4:30 PM

Two elderly Jewish brothers have been excluded from participating in the trial of Hubert Zafke, the 96-year-old former Auschwitz medic charged with 3,681 counts of accessory

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Rabbis, scholars, Shoah survivors object to Trump’s Israel ambassador

02/14/2017 1:12 PM

David Friedman, Donald Trump’s nominee for U.S. ambassador to Israel, is facing a wave of protest from rabbis, scholars, and Holocaust survivors for branding activists with

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Prosecutors review list of Auschwitz workers to ID surviving Nazis

02/02/2017 10:57 AM Updated: 2 months ago

A list of 10,000 people who served at the Nazi death camp of Auschwitz is being reviewed by German prosecutors to find any individuals who may

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Trump Holocaust statement penned by Jewish descendant of survivors

02/01/2017 12:33 PM Updated: 2 months ago

A further twist has been revealed in the ongoing controversy surrounding the Trump administration’s polarizing statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The statement, which was criticized

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Alt-right founder Richard Spencer applauds Trump administration for “de-Judaification” of the Holocaust

02/01/2017 11:03 AM Updated: 2 months ago

The Trump administration’s statement on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, which pointedly excluded any mention of Jews, provoked the consternation of Jewish groups and institutions, including the

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In response to Trump, Yad Vashem emphasizes Jewish suffering in the Holocaust

01/31/2017 2:03 PM Updated: 2 months ago

The Trump administration’s omission in its International Holocaust Remembrance Day statement of any direct mention of Jews provoked criticism from Jewish groups, ranging from tepid to

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Secretary of Nazi leader Joseph Goebbels dies at 106

01/30/2017 3:29 PM Updated: 2 months ago

Brunhilde Pomsel, the personal secretary to Nazi Propaganda Minister Joseph Goebbels, has passed away at 106. Pomsel’s passing was confirmed Sunday by Christian Kroenes, a co-director

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Right-wing Jewish groups politely criticize Trump’s Holocaust statement

01/30/2017 11:47 AM Updated: 2 months ago

In the wake of angry protests and outrage over President Donald Trump’s ban on immigrants from seven Muslim-majority countries, some Republican Jewish groups have offered lukewarm