Museum in Elie Wiesel’s Pre-War Home Expands

New ‘Holocaust Cellar’ is the first public learning center of its kind in Romania

Bloomberg Honored at Yad Vashem Dinner

NYC mayor given remembrance award for ‘visionary leadership,’ philanthropy

Holocaust-ed: How the Defining Event of American Jewish Identity Plays Off-Broadway

Two fine one-act plays, ‘Bad Jews’ and ‘The Model Apartment,’ tackle the Shoah with unflinching dark humor

Israel Gutman, Holocaust Survivor and Scholar

The longtime Yad Vashem historian died Tuesday in Jerusalem at age 90

The Love Affair Between American Presidents and Jewish Artists, and Why It May Be Over

The historical relationship—and the proximity to power it afforded—enabled wider acceptance of Jews in America

Do We Still Need Yom HaShoah?

The commemorative day is confusing and arbitrary. Let’s find a more meaningful alternative.

How We Freed Soviet Jewry

Twenty-five years ago today, a rally of 250,000 people changed the fate of Jews worldwide. An oral history.

The Tainted Bird

A new collection of Jerzy Kosinski’s interviews and speeches reveals an Everyman who worked on his own terms

The Odd Story of the Obama-Wiesel Book

The project between the President and Laureate is not happening

What the Islamists Get Right

It’s time to admit that banning Mein Kampf while allowing anti-Islam cartoons is a double-standard

Sundown: Palestinians Ask EU to Rethink Israel

And Iran and Syria are still fond of each other

The Plumber and the Laureate

A collision of memory and amnesia in America and abroad.

Reports of Jewish Left’s Death: Premature?

Our Comment of the Week

Sundown: Changing Population Changes Politics

Plus Barbour vs. Wiesel? IRS vs. Israel? and more

Sundown: Adelson’s Big Bet on Gingrich

Plus Obama and Wiesel, gas-mask bongs, and more

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