The True Story of the German Jew Who Tracked Down the Kommandant of Auschwitz

In an excerpt from Thomas Harding’s thrilling ‘Hanns and Rudolf,’ Rudolf Höss is taken prisoner, and beaten

The Original Schindler’s List Is for Sale. On eBay.

The opening bid price is a cool $3 million

Hungary to Resume Reparations Payments

Following a yearlong freeze, a crisis is sidestepped

Secrets of English World War II Upper-Class Nazi Club Revealed by a Venetian Dandy

A new film about England’s avowed anti-Semites stirs a champion of European tolerance, liberalism, and civilization

A New Interactive Map of the Vilna Ghetto Asks: What Good Is History if It Isn’t Told?

The reVILNA digital mapping project seeks to restore the lives that were lived before they became anonymous victims

Arendt’s Affair

The woman with the sharpest insight into the philosopher’s love for Heidegger had a parallel history

The Shared Wisdom of Memorial Day

A rabbi and a serviceman meet while helping homeless vets

Boruch Spiegel (1919-2013)

He was one of the last three remaining Warsaw Ghetto fighters

Helen Keller’s Letter to Nazi Germany

In 1933, she attacked book-burning German students

Ron Lauder’s Weird Dinner

WJC chief waffles after condemning Hungarian PM’s inaction

The Good Murdoch

Media magnate Axel Springer’s significant, and unheralded, role in repairing German-Jewish relations

Do Polish Kids Hate Jews?

A student survey about the Warsaw Ghetto uprising reflects the country’s new nuanced approach to the past

The Jews of the Red Army

Veterans live in Israel, struggle with poverty

Tikkun Olam in Silicon Valley

Q&A: Tech guru Steve Blank talks about Thailand, secret high-tech, and the Valley’s Jewish moment

Bartoszewski at the U.S. Holocaust Museum

Honoring a hero and celebrating the museum’s 20th anniversary

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