And finding him—in Vilnius
My mother’s father, Moshe Vorobeichic, captured images of Lithuania’s Jews shortly before the community was murdered
Yom HaShoah/Holocaust Remembrance Day: A state-sponsored institution in Vilnius rewrites history to the delight of Europe’s new ultranationalists
Should the law be invoked to confront the Holocaust?
Nearly 40,000 have signed a petition calling on the government to relocate its planned convention center to a different location
Locals and top Jewish historians are fighting to prevent the bulldozing of the burial site of one of Europe’s most historic Jewish communities
In the Bay Area, Karaite Jews struggle to build a future in America
But are all Lithuanians ready to confront their part in the Shoah?
Researchers are excavating a 100-foot-long tunnel at the site of Ponar Forest massacre near Vilnius
About 250 ultra-nationalists participated in an annual demonstration in Kaunas, Lithuania
The grandchild of Lithuanian Jews hidden during the Holocaust goes back
The massive work, painted in 1910 by a Lithuanian artist, is being restored
Holocaust revisionism rises in old Jewish strongholds of Vilna, Kovno & Riga
Reigniting criticism of the country’s equation of the Holocaust and Soviet occupation
The reVILNA digital mapping project seeks to restore the lives that were lived before they became anonymous victims
Eliyahu Stern’s new biography makes an ambitious case for Elijah of Vilna as the Jewish Beethoven
A Yale president’s forebear was an enigmatic and pro-Christian member of the famed rabbinic dynasty
Plus the problem with the new Arabic Talmud, and more
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