Before Schindler’s List, an L.A. studio boss saved hundreds of Jews from the Holocaust. Why was he alone?
Gov. John Kasich’s proposed statehouse monument is unprecedented. Some argue it’s also unnecessary.
An exhilarating new intellectual history argues that anti-Judaism is at the heart of Western culture
The past and the future meet for a crucial mission
Jews flocked to retreats like Marienbad, but what couldn’t be healed was Europe’s anti-Semitism
Claudia Roth has some explaining to do
Yale’s pioneering archive of Shoah testimonies reshaped the way tragedies are remembered. But are we listening?
Satirist and media gadfly Henryk Broder attacks his countrymen’s attitudes toward Israel and Jews
From actor to victim, expect to see more of it
New translations of three astonishing poems, which evoke the horror of the Lodz ghetto and its aftermath
Debating the meaning of the milestone
Author Lily Brett explores everything from Hendrix to the Holocaust in a thinly veiled autobiographical novel
Gun-rights advocates cite Nazi laws in their defense of the Second Amendment. Is the comparison fair?
In my grandfather’s village, I found the man he’d been before memories of the Holocaust destroyed him
A new collection of Jerzy Kosinski’s interviews and speeches reveals an Everyman who worked on his own terms
After half a century tracking down Nazis for prosecution, Serge Klarsfeld says his work continues
The museum’s striking exhibit revives the work of Polish sculptor and Holocaust survivor Alina Szapocznikow
A drawing by an American, discovered in a Jerusalem junk shop, reveals German Jewry’s lost grandeur
Benoit Mandelbrot, the father of fractal geometry, pens a disturbing new memoir on mathematics—and survival
Teachers say it ‘harms the Palestinian cause’
Will a new conversation about tattoos include my reason for getting one: Jewish pride?
The author, like Israel, takes risks—and lives in opposition to nebbishy Jewish New Yorkers
Berlin’s Jewish Museum gave Judith Butler and Germans permission to indulge dangerous political impulses
Plus the Free Gaza Movement’s promotion of Holocaust revision
Avoiding the U.N. circus would have sent a stronger message about the gravity of the Iranian threat
An excerpt from a dramatic new account of the young Jews behind the Warsaw Ghetto Underground
The untold story of the great epic poem of the Holocaust—and the generous, tragic hero who wrote it
Pitt to direct a movie about the technology giant’s role in the Holocaust
Plus Mass. rabbis and Jewish organizations weigh in on assisted suicide
A busy week in Holocaust misappropriation