Why UN Schools in Jordan Won’t Teach the Holocaust

Teachers say it ‘harms the Palestinian cause’

A Sign Upon Your Arm

Will a new conversation about tattoos include my reason for getting one: Jewish pride?

Mark Helprin’s Tale

The author, like Israel, takes risks—and lives in opposition to nebbishy Jewish New Yorkers

The Professor’s Shoddy History

Berlin’s Jewish Museum gave Judith Butler and Germans permission to indulge dangerous political impulses

Daybreak: Debating the Debate

Plus the Free Gaza Movement’s promotion of Holocaust revision

Why Bibi Should’ve Stayed Home

Avoiding the U.N. circus would have sent a stronger message about the gravity of the Iranian threat

Isaac Zuckerman Unbound

An excerpt from a dramatic new account of the young Jews behind the Warsaw Ghetto Underground

The Last Poet of Lodz

The untold story of the great epic poem of the Holocaust—and the generous, tragic hero who wrote it

Brad Pitt, IBM, and the Holocaust

Pitt to direct a movie about the technology giant’s role in the Holocaust

Daybreak: Clinton Rejects Iran Deadlines

Plus Mass. rabbis and Jewish organizations weigh in on assisted suicide

Holocaust Gaffes Are A Bipartisan Habit

A busy week in Holocaust misappropriation

François Hollande and French Jewish Memory

Paris marks its liberation, pays tribute to deported Jews

A Polish Village’s Secret

A farming town hid a Jewish-born teacher during the Holocaust. I went to dig up what it had buried.

Serbia’s Holocaust Memorist

Danilo Kiš’s fiction, newly translated, mined the Shoah with a Borgesian sense of mystery

In Defense of Bloodlands

The Yale historian explains his masterwork and its transnational narrative of the Holocaust

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