It’s made of nickel and a piece of crystal. But it helped save Jews from the Nazis.
How under the weight of history, all memory becomes holy—even the memory that should not
Digitized archive features iconic images of pre-war Jewish life in Europe
Flooded by information requests, D.C. museum researchers scour the archives
How the saddest day of the Jewish calendar helped make me a happier Jew
2013 NBA champs took a tour while in D.C. to meet with President Obama
Confirmation that a government shutdown is bad for the Jews
Honoring a hero and celebrating the museum’s 20th anniversary
The genocide committed by Cambodia’s Khmer Rouge regime earns a place in Washington’s Holocaust Museum
Reparations for 80,000 more Holocaust victims from former Soviet bloc
Plus Obama and Wiesel, gas-mask bongs, and more
Plus Obama at AIPAC, Obama vs. Iran, and more
The Eichmann Trial opened in Jerusalem 50 years ago today. Here are the six most significant moments captured in trial films archived at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum.
Holocaust Memorial Museum would be closed
Plus A’jad-ology, Hitch on Hank, and more
In von Brunn artwork
While friends remember slain guard and canceled play moves to GWU
How alleged Holocaust Museum shooter James von Brunn fits into the current state of American anti-Semitism.
Lipstadt talk stopped by shooting
Shooter was white supremacist (UPDATED)