The Shining Is About What?

Room 237 uses Talmudic exegesis to uncover whether Kubrick’s film is about Indians, the Holocaust, or bears

Daybreak: Obama Exits Stage East

Plus two tourists, including an Israeli, are kidnapped in Sinai

A Survivor Looks for His Lost Twin on Facebook

Menachem Bodner last saw his brother at Auschwitz when he was 4

Undercover at Auschwitz

World War II hero Witold Pilecki infiltrated the death camp and reported to the Polish high command

Fathers

Tablet Original Fiction: A father and son go to Germany after the Holocaust to adopt a Jewish child

An Unwed Woman of Valor

In My Mother’s Wars, Lillian Faderman recalls her single mother’s frustrated efforts to save her family from the Holocaust

Sundown: Shocking New Data on Holocaust

Plus the proliferation of the “Israel Lobby” in popular culture

Not for Our Tragedy Alone

The genocide committed by Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime earns a place in Washington’s Holocaust Museum

Surviving Stalin’s Purges

Why couldn’t Soviet Jews see the dictator—who died 60 years ago—for the anti-Semitic murderer that he was?

Hollywood’s Unknown Rescuer

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

Ohio’s Holocaust Memorial Fight

Gov. John Kasich’s proposed statehouse monument is unprecedented. Some argue it’s also unnecessary.

A World Without Jews

An exhilarating new intellectual history argues that anti-Judaism is at the heart of Western culture

Holocaust Holograms: The Newest Testimonies

The past and the future meet for a crucial mission

The Haunted Spas of Europe

Jews flocked to retreats like Marienbad, but what couldn’t be healed was Europe’s anti-Semitism

German Green Party Gives Iran a High Five

Claudia Roth has some explaining to do

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