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After Auschwitz

Swedish journalist Göran Rosenberg’s chilling, newly translated memoir, ‘A Brief Stop on the Road From Auschwitz,’ tracks his father’s attempt to survive survival

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The Most Haunted Leading Man

In ‘Son of Saul,’ actor Géza Röhrig defies our every expectation of a Holocaust movie hero

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Elton John to Headline Life Festival Oświęcim, Near Auschwitz

‘We’ll be celebrating life, peace, and music’

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Primo Levi’s Unlikely Suicide Haunts His Lasting Work

A monumental new edition of the Auschwitz survivor’s complete writings shows a humanist laboring in the dark

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In Surprise Twist, ‘Cool Off’ Showers at Auschwitz Cause Offense

Museum’s effort to combat Poland’s heat is not appreciated by all patrons

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Jewish Eyes Without a Face Haunt Christian Petzold’s ‘Phoenix’

New German film is a devastating portrait of a ghostly young Eurydice, an Auschwitz survivor who refuses to stay in hell

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Remains of 86 Holocaust Victims Found in Strasbourg Lab

Discovery comes via investigation into the crimes of Nazi medical experimenter, August Hirt

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Former Nazi Oskar Groening, 94, Convicted of Accessory to Murder

A German court sentenced to the former SS guard—a bookkeeper at Auschwitz—to four years in prison

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Teens Detained for Stealing From Auschwitz, Then Let Go

Two British students spent the night in a Polish prison after allegedly nabbing glass, a spoon, buttons and the remains of a hair clipper

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The Kindergarten Teacher Who Won Cannes

Hungarian actor Géza Röhrig stars in Auschwitz drama Son of Saul

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At Trial of Former Nazi, a Tough Embrace

Eva Kor, who survived Mengele’s experiments, forgives Oskar Groening, the ‘Accountant of Auschwitz’

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Władysław Bartoszewski Dies at 93

Former Polish foreign minister, an Auschwitz survivor, masterminded Poland’s relations with Germany and the Jews

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Katy Perry Visits Auschwitz

Pop star shares emotional message from the former concentration camp

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Female Nazi Guard, Now 93, Under Investigation

German prosecutors examining role in 1945 Gross-Rosen death march

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My Visit to Auschwitz: Remembering, Educating, Acting

Randi Weingarten reflects on this week’s 70th anniversary commemoration

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In the Boxcar

Seventy people, speeding into the unknown

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1.5 Million People Visited Auschwitz in 2014

Museum officials log record number of visits to former concentration camp

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Primo Levi’s Christmas in Auschwitz

The chemist and writer recalls the last holiday before liberation

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Auschwitz Guard to Stand Trial in Germany

Oskar Groening, 93, charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder

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‘Clothes Don’t Just Make the Man, They Can Save the Man’

In his memoir ‘Measure of a Man,’ Martin Greenfield recalls how he survived Auschwitz to become an iconic tailor to the stars

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Israeli Historian Otto Dov Kulka Tells Auschwitz Story of a Czech Family That Never Existed

Why Holocaust accounts—and their fictions or omissions—can be a threat to the history of a complicated, tragic human reality

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My Father, the Everyman of Holocaust Survivors

He rarely spoke about what he endured as an individual. What mattered, I recently realized, was what he’d experienced with others.

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Wolf Blitzer Explores His Jewish Roots

CNN host visits Yad Vashem and Auschwitz for the network’s ‘Roots’ series

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Rediscovering the First Woman Rabbi

Ordained in 1935, Regina Jonas died at Auschwitz. Now, she’s being honored.

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Nazi Guard Charged With 300,000 Counts of Accessory to Murder

Oskar Groening, 93, to face trial in Germany for role at Auschwitz

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Remembering the Sinti and Roma of Auschwitz

On August 2, 1944, Nazis liquidated the concentration camp’s Gypsy section

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Suspected Nazi Dies Day Before Judge Orders Extradition

Accused Auschwitz and Buchenwald guard had been living in Philadelphia

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Bail Denied for Former Nazi Guard Living in U.S.

Johann Breyer, 89, was arrested last month at his home in Philadelphia

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Remembering Rabbi Zalman Schachter-Shalomi

An unconventional funeral for the founder of the Jewish Renewal movement

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