In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate
My grandfather told me his hometown no longer existed. But I found it—and finally came to appreciate my own heritage.
A new book examines the role of maps in shaping how policymakers imagined the new Middle East
In 1941, Gertrude van Tijn traveled to Lisbon in a last-ditch effort to save Europe’s Jews from annihilation. She was already too late.
No one Lynn talked to understood how she, the child of a survivor, could cut ties with her family. Then she met Inga.
The parade was what my father first saw when he arrived from Nazi Germany
Daniel Gordis examines the legacy of the Israeli statesman who fled the Holocaust, fought the Mandate, and made peace with Egypt