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Germany Orders Nazi-Looted Painting Returned to Jewish Heirs

Max Liebermann painting part of massive Munich trove discovered in 2012

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Why Europe Has Trouble Fighting Anti-Semitism

Three reasons it has difficulty facing up to anti-Jewish hate

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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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Berlin Protesters Chant: ‘Jew, Jew, Cowardly Pig, Come on out and Fight’

Another anti-Israel rally in Europe devolves into anti-Semitism

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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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The Mystery of the Origins of Yiddish Will Never Be Solved

How an academic field—marked by petty fighting, misguided ideological debates, and personal proximity to tragedy—doomed itself

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The Jewish Museum Trivializes the Jewish Giant

Curators turn Diane Arbus’ iconic photograph of Eddie Carmel at home into a stereotype

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Germany Identifies 20 Former Majdanek Guards

Probe into 1,000 former guards reveals nearly two dozen still alive in Germany

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Israel Spent $1,250 To Lobby America in 2013

New study shows other countries spend much more on influencing America

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Second Will Found For Collector of Disputed Art

But his agreement to return the art to original owners remains legally binding

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How It Feels For a Jew To Become German

The granddaughter of Holocaust survivors reflects on taking up citizenship

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Germans Shun Comparisons Between Hitler and Putin. What Are They Avoiding?

The backlash against a finance minister’s recent remarks exposes a weakness in Germany’s embrace of their unique legacy

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Germany Reaches Deal on Nazi-Looted Art Trove

Experts to determine original owners of Chagall and Picasso masterpieces

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Major Nazi-Looted Art Collection to be Returned

Germany recluse’s hidden stash includes work by Monet, Renoir, and Matisse

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Germany’s New Guide for Jewish Travelers

The detailed, downloadable 57-page guidebook is a bid to encourage tourism

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Merkel Receives Israel’s Highest Civilian Honor

German chancellor calls getting the award ‘something of a miracle’

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German Paper Depicts Zuckerberg as Hook-Nosed Octopus

Cartoonist says he’s shocked anyone misread his caricature of Facebook’s CEO

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Germany Arrests Suspected Auschwitz Guards

Three nabbed in investigation of 40 former guards still living in Germany

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If You Want To Combat Hate, Don’t Outlaw Hate Speech—Counter It With Better Ideas

Europe’s approach to banning expression lets people feel good but does nothing to eradicate racism

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‘Generation War’ Shows Nazi Mass Killers With Love in Their Hearts

A blockbuster German TV miniseries, now showing in U.S. theaters, aims to depict what the war was like for average citizens

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Brawl Exposes Berlin Jewish Community’s Rifts

Escalating cultural and financial tensions divide the community

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A Reluctant Jew in Post-Holocaust Germany

Yascha Mounk’s entertaining new memoir sheds light on postwar history and current German politics

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Germans Want To Put the Holocaust Behind Them. One Citizen Says, ‘Not So Fast.’

Yascha Mounk talks about growing up in a place where people fetishized, reviled, or resented him simply for being born a Jew

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San Francisco Federation Chief Resigns; Woody’s Family Tree

Plus new fiction from Nicole Krauss, and more in the news

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German Town Revokes Hitler’s Citizenship

Opponents argue that it is a distortion of history

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Germany to Stop Monitoring Scientology

Troubling policy departure is a misguided response to NSA spying revelations

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Famous Jewish Poster Collection Up For Auction

Confiscated by the Nazis in 1938, Hans Sachs’ recovered collection is for sale

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Why the Germans Haven’t Returned $1 Billion Worth of Nazi-Looted Paintings

Munich authorities seem more interested in protecting an art dealer than in returning stolen works to their rightful heirs

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Tel Aviv Prosecutor Targeted in Car Bomb; El Bloombito’s Exit Interview

Plus Kerry extends his Middle East trip, and more in the news

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Uncovering My Family’s History—or a Clever Scam—75 Years After Kristallnacht

A woman in Germany claimed to have photos that could solve a mystery about my great-uncle’s death. But was she telling the truth?

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