Caroline Moorehead gives a new account of Le Chambon, where Jews were given refuge by Righteous Gentiles
Audiences may not feel quite so good about the new George Clooney film once they learn the full story behind WWII art rescue efforts
Before Schindler’s List, an L.A. studio boss saved hundreds of Jews from the Holocaust. Why was he alone?
Filmmaker Pierre Sauvage and the daughter of Holocaust rescuer Peter Bergson talk about people who put their lives at risk to save others
And a new ‘Diasporist,’ today on Tablet
Reporter Dara Horn admires Varian Fry, who saved Jewish intellectuals from the Nazis, but she questions his belief that not all lives held equal value
Varian Fry led the effort to save Hannah Arendt, Marc Chagall, and thousands of other European intellectuals from the Nazis. Why was he forgotten?