Three sports pioneers, three tragic fates
‘We should reflect and make sure succeeding generations understand the power of words,’ the leftist U.K. Labour leader wrote, before using his own words to erase the Jews from the commemoration of their own genocide
Symbolic commemoration of a massacre is subsumed in national politics
Liliana Segre was deported to Auschwitz from her native Milan when she was 13
The affecting new documentary ‘Bombshell’ is haunted by recordings of her lilting voice from the 1990s, after her descent into pop-culture hell
Private letters to foreign relatives paint a harrowing picture of warnings largely unheeded
Dr. Mohamed Helmy, an Egyptian urologist living in Berlin, risked his life to hide four of his Jewish friends. The honor was initially offered in 2013, but Dr. Helmy’s relatives refused to accept it from an institution based in Israel.
In ‘1945,’ parsing the complacency of those who benefited from the Holocaust
An alarming and expanding wave of revisionism in Eastern Europe
On the young wizard’s 37th birthday, 20 years after the launch of ‘Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone,’ a look at how the series is still many children’s first introduction to the concept of evil
The American master of horror and the Yiddish writer have a surprising amount in common, including a disdain for humanism and its platitudes
Among the things she stole is the sign prohibiting visitors from stealing
Will we do it again?
A tiff over saying Kaddish brings out simmering tensions between Sephardic and Ashkenazi Jews about the Holocaust, religion, and the future of Jewish life in France
Victor Ripp’s ‘Hell’s Traces’ is a fine meditation on trying to make sense of history’s ultimate senseless act of violence