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How One Zealous Looter Changed Jewish History in the Name of Its Preservation

Historian Lisa Leff tracks the perplexing journey of a 20th century collector, scholar, survivor, and thief

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The Vanished Stumbling Stones of Villingen

A German Holocaust memorial marking Jewish deaths with engraved cobblestones meets resistance in a southern town

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Ebb Tide in the Golden Country

All is not as it was for Jews in America

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The Immeasurable Value of a Fake Diamond Ring

It’s made of nickel and a piece of crystal. But it helped save Jews from the Nazis.

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The Age of Bad Holocaust Novels

A cautionary tale: ‘The Death’s Head Chess Club’ and other period fantasies are the inevitable next thing in Shoah fiction

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Remembering the 1943 Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

Tablet traveled to the Polish capital in 2013 for that year’s commemorations

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‘Tattoos on Jews,’ and Other Poems by Richard Michelson

For National Poetry Month, new verse from ‘More Money than God’

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‘Buchenwald Boys’ Celebrate 70 Years of Freedom

On the anniversary of the camp’s liberation, a group of Holocaust survivors party in Melbourne

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Why We Keep Reading About the Shoah

A thorough new history of the Nazi concentration camps challenges us to face again our fears and weakness

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Visiting Buchenwald With My Grandfather

I knew I’d feel sad on our trip to Germany. I wasn’t expecting to be so angry.

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From Under a Long Shadow, a Serbian-Jewish Chorus Sings On

The 136-year-old Baruch Brothers Choir has survived the Holocaust, Communism, and the collapse of the former Yugoslavia

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Warsaw Zookeepers Who Hid 300 Jews Honored

Exhibit at Warsaw Zoo details Jan and Antonina Zabinski’s wartime acts

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Holocaust Survivor’s Hidden Haggadah Found

Passover prayerbook scrawled in diary donated to Yad Vashem

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Why Are James Fallows and His Commenters Annoyed by the Holocaust?

The ugly accusation that Jews ‘use’ the Shoah to drive nations to war migrates from the swamps of the right to the foreign policy left

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Stuck Between Berlin and Jerusalem

What kind of Zionist was Gershom Scholem?

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Crowd Goes Wild For Holocaust Survivor Band

Saul Dreier, 89, and Ruby Sosnowicz, 85, delight audiences across the country

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‘Ida’ Wins: The Count Is Now 20 Out of 23

Pawel Pawlikowski’s Holocaust film takes home an Academy Award

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On Watching ‘Roots’ and ‘Holocaust’ for the First Time

Tuning in to the 1970s historical family sagas that defined a generation’s idea of victimhood and survival—and changed television

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Urban Outfitters Under Fire for ‘Holocaust Garb’

Store’s grey and white-striped tapestry with pink triangle does look familiar

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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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Many Holocaust Survivors Live in Poverty Today

On Holocaust Remembrance Day, thinking of—and helping—survivors in need

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In the Boxcar

Seventy people, speeding into the unknown

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Finding History—and Myself—in Vilnius

The grandchild of Lithuanian Jews hidden during the Holocaust goes back

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American Jews Must Stop Obsessing Over the Holocaust

Jacob Neusner shows how an identity founded on oppression and persecution limits the potential of the Diaspora

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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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Jerry Lewis’ Never-Produced Holocaust Film

The Day the Clown Cried remains the comedian’s most controversial project

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Polish Synagogue Will Become Jewish Museum

17th-century structure in town of Leczna was restored after World War II

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Primo Levi’s Christmas in Auschwitz

The chemist and writer recalls the last holiday before liberation

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The Holocaust Survivor Klezmer and Multicultural Band Does Las Vegas

Performs with B’way star Dudu Fisher for casino billionaire Sheldon Adelson, IDF legend E. Lebovitz, former camp inmates