For Yom HaShoah, stories of Israeli encounters with the Holocaust in the years and decades after it ended
The organization Zikaron Basalon helps facilitate tributes to the Shoah through song, testimony, and discussion
Attempts to universalize the specific suffering of Jews in the Shoah go hand in hand with efforts to de-legitimize the Jewish state
Holocaust Remembrance Day is a prime opportunity to educate children about the Shoah, but you’d be a wise parent to steer clear of these two apps.
I knew I’d feel sad on our trip to Germany. I wasn’t expecting to be so angry.
If Israel and the Holocaust are most Jews’ points of identification, which holidays are really the High Holidays?
‘Ten Days of Thanks’ would fall between Yom HaShoah and Yom Ha’atzmaut
Israelis commemorate the day of remembrance with art, music, and readings
The architect addressed students at FIT’s Yom HaShoah commemoration
Thousands of Holocaust stories have been published. Many, like ‘Sky Tinged Red,’ are rescued from oblivion by family.
A new documentary exposes the football team of the Terezin ghetto—part of the Nazis’ strategy to fool the world
Remembering a Holocaust survivor who died saving his students
The commemorative day is confusing and arbitrary. Let’s find a more meaningful alternative.
One in five Holocaust survivors in Israel goes hungry. We must fix this shame right away.
Blossom director Zane Buzby offers financial support to a group of tragically overlooked Holocaust survivors
Hiking the Appalachian Trail—once before Tisha B’Av—taught me the essence of observance
My grandfather never talked about his time in a concentration camp. Five years after his death, I finally heard his story.
The Auschwitz survivor known as Ka-Tzetnik 135633 wrote lurid novels derided as pornography when they were published. Now he’s Israel’s Elie Wiesel.
Plus Manna that travels with you, a Swiss shul, and more
The command is to never forget the Holocaust—but some survivors wish they could, as late-onset PTSD brings back vivid memories they can’t escape
Some post-Yom HaShoah reading
Plus, remember to remember, ‘The Great Dictator,’ and more
Plus Israel insists on ‘homegrown’ peace, and more in the news
A great escape, a really long book, and more
On Yom HaShoah, one woman’s story of tunneling from a Polish work camp
A Torah portion of war and remembrance