A new book, ‘The Berlin Mission,’ recounts the story of American diplomat Raymond Geist’s efforts to resist the Nazis from inside Germany
Rokhl’s Golden City: How a generation of Russian-speaking Jews who ended up in Germany after the fall of the Soviet Union became key figures in the klezmer continuity
A visit to Buchenwald left me feeling defiantly alive
In an excerpt from the newly translated Gaslight, by German writer Joachim Kalka, an examination of how the scandal that rocked France bled into European literature
How Schockoladenwurst came from Germany to El Salvador, and why this pareve dessert should make its way to your table
‘The Deputy,’ staged in West Berlin in 1963, was the first German drama to take on the horrors of the Holocaust and Pope Pius XII’s moral failures in World War II
What’s the right way to remember both victims and perpetrators of great crimes?
What my grandmother brought with her when she fled Nazi Germany for Australia, and what she left me when she died
A German Holocaust memorial marking Jewish deaths with engraved cobblestones meets resistance in a southern town
Voices from Europe: Talking to young Israelis living in the German capital
Jon Stewart isn’t just a comedian, entertainer, or newsman—he’s a lifeline
The insidious, and mistaken, media meme around the irresistible story of Israelis choosing to live in Germany
Man reportedly beaten after filming subway-goers singing anti-Jewish song
An excerpt from Stars of David: Prominent Jews Talk About Being Jewish
Berlin was once home to 50,000 Jewish-owned businesses. A historian is now obsessively reconstructing their demise.
To have conversations with Germans about Jews, I had to become an exhibition at Berlin’s Jewish Museum