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From Survival to Prosperity

The story of holocaust survivor Sam Solasz, a master butcher

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My Father the Holocaust Survivor, and the Watts Riots

‘Hey Johnnie, why did you hit me over the head?’ Johnnie’s partner immediately said, ‘Shoot him.’

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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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The High Fashion of Gottex Swimwear

New exhibit highlights Lea Gottlieb’s designs, unlikely runway to success

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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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‘Some People, in Spite of Everything, Still Believe’

Even after their deaths, two Holocaust survivors of Bergen-Belsen continue to shape the life of their granddaughter

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‘From My Memories… I Will Never Forget It’

My grandmother’s account of her liberation from Bergen-Belsen

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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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Crowd Goes Wild For Holocaust Survivor Band

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

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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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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

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A Weighty Inheritance

An excerpt from a new collection of essays by children and grandchildren of Holocaust survivors

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Another Window on Joni Mitchell From Her Jewish BFF, Malka Marom

Why the Israeli child of Holocaust survivors was the right person to hear the reclusive artist out and tell her tale

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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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Holocaust Survivor’s $40 Million Estate Lingers

Two years after Roman Blum’s death, a woman in Poland claims to be his heir

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How My Great-Grandfather’s Lost Shoah Stories Resurfaced 50 Years After His Death

Thousands of Holocaust stories have been published. Many, like ‘Sky Tinged Red,’ are rescued from oblivion by family.

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Read Students’ Letters to Holocaust Survivors

A seventh-grade class responds to our feature on survivors living in poverty

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How the Depression Blinded American Jews to Their German Relatives’ Pleas for Help

In 1936, Nazis celebrated Easter with Judenrein eggs—but a new book of family letters shows the crisis didn’t translate

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Holocaust Survivor Robbed of Teaching Materials

Dallas Holocaust Museum offers $1,000 reward for Max Glauben’s valuables

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How You Can Help Holocaust Survivors Living in Poverty

Here are some organizations that offer support to the community

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Soon There Will Be No More Survivors

Watch this presentation: We say people must remember the Holocaust in the future, but we’re ignoring its victims today.

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Bergen-Belsen Diary, 1945

The great Yiddish writer Chava Rosenfarb records the first days after her liberation, in a stunning document of survival

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Gary Baseman’s Mournful Love Letter to Old Jewish Los Angeles

The versatile artist’s summer exhibit at the Skirball Center welcomes visitors into the lost world of his Holocaust survivor parents

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The Napkin Artist

Remembering Yiddishist, linguistics scholar, Holocaust survivor, and painter Edward Stankiewicz, who died this year

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Israel’s Starving Survivors

One in five Holocaust survivors in Israel goes hungry. We must fix this shame right away.

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Boldface Aid for Shoah Victims

Blossom director Zane Buzby offers financial support to a group of tragically overlooked Holocaust survivors

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Hollywood’s Unknown Rescuer

Before Schindler’s List, an L.A. studio boss saved hundreds of Jews from the Holocaust. Why was he alone?

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The Giant of Sábado Gigante

Don Francisco, Chilean son of Holocaust survivors, marks 50 years hosting the wildly popular variety TV show

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Responding to Readers

On Anna Breslaw, survivors, and Tablet

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Breaking Bad Karma

How the cancer victim at the center of the AMC series justifies my skepticism of Holocaust survivors

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