Ex-justice: Oversight ‘czar’ should also critique attorney general
Report: Former IDF chief of staff Gantz can run for prime minister
Herzog calls on 'theater actor' Netanyahu to resign over Jerusalem violence
Four justice ministers duke it out over role of A-G
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Israel on brink of securing spot in Euro 2016 playoff
Oman cancels Israeli windsurfers' visas
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WATCH: Police shoot female terrorist in dramatic standoff at Afula bus station
Edelstein: Romania strong ally in fight against anti-Semitism
Jewish MP in Iran decries ‘destruction of mosques in the Muslim World’
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10.09.2015 | 26 Tishri, 5776
Snyder, author of the new book “Black Earth: The Holocaust as History and Warning,” draws parallels between the World War II and more-contemporary battles for resources.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
From 1943 to 1945, the Schippers, a pastor and his wife from Schardam near Amsterdam, endured between them a total of at least four house searches by German Nazis and Nazi collaborators.
“As far as combatting anti-Semitism, local institutions can be characterized as totally worthless in terms of fulfilling their ostensible function in Lithuanian society.”
By SAM SOKOL
Babi Yar has been vandalized six times since the beginning of the year, most recently on the sixteenth, when unknown assailants piled tires around a memorial menorah and lit them on fire.
Pranas Končius-Adomas is stripped of the Order of the Cross of Vytis "in response to an appeal by the Genocide and Resistance Research Centre of Lithuania.”
"Regrettably, we failed to recognize that the artwork we chose to accompany the story contained an offensive symbol," WGN general manager says in apology.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
On the first night of Rosh Hashana, “assailants put tyres around the Menorah, poured an inflammatory liquid over them and set them alight,” the Kharkiv Human Rights Protection Group reported.
Pointing to recent incidents motivated by anti-Semitic sentiments, Cameron says he will work to "stamp out such hatred."
Leslie Baruch Brent was saved from the horrors of the Holocaust thanks to the Kindertransport, which brought him to Britain; Now he says it's time to react in kind.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
The average sum to be reimbursed is around €1,800.
Shem Olam Institute releases curriculum of schools in the Krakow Ghetto.
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The fire brigade brought to the scene to fight the blaze said they are almost positive the fire was not due to an arson attack.
Management of the historical site believes showers to be a good way to help guests cool off during summer season.
By NATI GABBAY,SAM SOKOL
Facebook will have to abide by German laws banning racist sentiment even if it might be allowed in the United States under freedom of speech, Berlin's justice minister told Reuters.
Photographs taken using ground-penetrating radar equipment showed a train more than 100 meters (330 feet) long, the first official confirmation of its existence.
British tabloid quotes Joseph Zissels as saying that the extent of Ukrainian collaboration in the Holocaust has been exaggerated for political ends.
Of the 90 people handed over to Nazis, only 9 people survived.
By EUROPEAN JEWISH PRESS
Head of From The Depths NGO says discovery of dozens of tombstone fragments will enable people to find the gravestones of their relatives.
In an interview with 'The Independent', she questions the precedent of putting Holocaust education before all other national tragedies.
Genealogy has grown into a huge online business that generates billions of dollars, and Jews are not immune.
By SHULA KOPF
"The many thousands buried here have no descendants or relatives to stand up for the integrity and dignity of their graves precisely because of the Holocaust," says a Vilnius-based scholar.
There is an ongoing debate in Munich over whether the Bavarian capital should allow “Stolpersteine” (brass plaques which name the Holocaust victims) to be embedded into sidewalks and streets.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
"Co-opting a genocide to further your specific religious perspective is unacceptable," critic says about 'For Such a Time.'
Over half of respondents view Nazi-era leader, who supported murder of Romanian Jews, as a "patriot."
Despite large sums of money allocated for survivors, many still live in poverty.
"Pisar exemplified what was truly the 'greatest generation.'He taught us that the horrors of the past influenced but must never be allowed to dictate or determine our present and future."
The Great Synogogue was built in the 1600's and remained an important fixture within the Lithuanian Jewish community until the Holocaust.
By ARIEL ZILBER,ROSIE PERPER
Members of 2 families sharing a farm were executed by German troops in December 1942 for refusing to reveal the whereabouts of a Jewish family hiding in the cellar of their house.
"I'm very honored, I feel this is a good (resting place) for the Oscar," says producer Branko Lustig.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Klarsfelds created a database of deported Jewish children and won fame in the 1970s for helping to locate former Gestapo chief Klaus Barbie, known as the "Butcher of Lyon."
The allocation announced earlier this month brings the three-year total to $1 million in state funding for services to New Jersey’s 4,700 Holocaust survivors.
86 bodies in all were acquired by Nazi anatomy professor August Hirt in 1943 after their gas chamber executions.
By DANIEL J. ROTH
The issue of potentially finding human remains was brought to the city’s attention before road construction began; Some 700 people are buried at the site.
94-year-old Oskar Groening sentenced to 4 years in prison • Lauder: Albeit belatedly, justice has been done
By SAM SOKOL,REUTERS
Prosecutors argued that by sorting the bank notes from trainloads of arriving Jews, Oskar Groening helped support the regime responsible for mass murder.
Poland has very few well-preserved hiding places of Jews in the Holocaust, though thousands survived the war in them.
The proposed law defines the Holodomor, a massive famine, as the “genocide of the Ukrainian people” and the Holocaust as the “genocide of the Jewish people.”
For over a decade, a criminal ring within the organization embezzled tens of millions of dollars through false restitution claims.
‘Game of Tag’ was initially removed amid protests by Jewish groups.
Prime minister mourns the passing of Nicholas Winton, who saved hundreds of Jewish children form the Nazis.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,REUTERS
Dutch Royal House spokesman says family will respond to queries on the subject next week.
About 76,000 Jews were arrested in France during World War Two and transported in appalling conditions in railway boxcars to Nazi camps where most died.
Half of New York City's 64,000 Holocaust survivors live on an annual income of less than $11,000.
Wiesenthal Center calls speech “inversion of the Holocaust."
Guillermo Zapata apologizes, says he has always liked "black, cruel humor."
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL,SAM SOKOL
Krakow’s modern art museum pulls video piece, which consisted of footage of naked people playing tag.
The Holocaust cocktail is priced at $7.80, making it the priciest beverage on the menu.
Holocaust survivors from all over Israel embarked on two days of touring in southern and northern Israel, thanks to the generosity of Bindy and David Koadlow, friends of JNF Australia.
“I’m telling you there is a reason these dictatorial people take the guns first,” says presidential hopeful.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,JTA
"I think nobody (at the central bank) even thought to devote a second to this issue."
Government warns "foragers" they risk hurting themselves; says train may contain "dangerous materials" from World War Two.
A Scottish government spokeswoman says Simon Wiesenthal Center report "raises questions over how the Bute House drawing room chandelier came to be brought to Scotland."
Im Tirtzu and Holocaust survivor NGO criticize holding of event; NGO Monitor criticizes German backing; Van Leer director says need for “open public space.”
By ARIEL BEN SOLOMON
Prominent Jews across the globe expressed shock at the use of such imagery.
Hilik Bar said he met people in Skulsk who remembered his great grandfather fondly.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Graber-Kitarovic told Rivlin that at the ceremony she had emphasized the importance of carrying the message of peace and tolerance.
Employee: It will affect how we can service our clients.
Winton, who died in Maidenhead, England, this week at the age of 106, had not intended to mount the urgent rescue mission.
By BARRY DAVIS
Norbert Lammert addresses Knesset in German, calls for negotiations, but says Israel's security concerns must be taken into account.
By LAHAV HARKOV
In the past Yacimovich has said allowing speeches in the Knesset in German is offensive to Holocaust survivors.
Josh Ruxin applies basic business management principles to implement massive changes to health care.
By BERNARD DICHEK
A Hungarian Holocaust film relies on the imagination of viewers to reconstruct a collective tragedy that cannot be reconstructed visually.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
Designing a Holocaust and genocide museum in a country at the tip of Africa raises aesthetic and moral challenges; Architect Lewis Levin’s solutions are both elegant and deeply rooted in Johannesburg
By JANINE STEPHEN
"For survivors of that terrible turmoil in Europe, each passing day is one of unfinished business."
A family reunites after the holocaust and plants roots in Israel.
By ABIGAIL KLEIN LEICHMAN
Through the first-person narrative of a child, "The Book of Aron" provides a powerful and poignant reminder of the stark moral choices the Jews of Warsaw were forced to make.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
In this curiously original tale, Asher Kravitz details how Caleb, an intelligent and pensive pup, is born in the home of the Gottliebs, a traditional Jewish family living in Germany in the 1930s.
By MIRIAM KATES LOCK
Austria used to teach its children it was a victim of Nazi occupation, but years of activism have transformed this country to confront its past, celebrate its achievements and educate for the future.
The "supreme leader" talks of his apartheid plan against Israeli Jews, Iranian ploys against Israel and discusses that the Holocaust didn't happen, all while insisting he is not anti-Semitic.
Israel Katz says Republican presidential candidate's comments are "wrong and unnecessary."
US president says such outrageous rhetoric has become commonplace among Republican politicians.
By MICHAEL WILNER
Christopher Plummer plays Zev, a Holocaust survivor searching for a camp guard living incognito in North America.
“When I go to a school, I make sure listeners have a Zachor pin, so they walk away with something tangible in their hands to remember,” tells Holocaust survivor Ben Lesser.
"The Jews should ask, Why us? Maybe it’s how they have acted over the thousands of years. Maybe it is all our fault," Irving tells 'Post' from Latvia, where he is touring death camps.
The major lessons learned from the experience of being a stranger in a strange land and Egyptian enslavement were that we should never allow ourselves to be enslaved again.
By REUVEN HAMMER
Ric Gordon: What you put in your mouth ends up on your hips.
A Holocaust survivor paints his experiences that show hints of love and hope. His old studio is now a Museum where everything is both history and art.
By MAGALI DRUSCOVICH
Education is always the first line of defense against intolerance, and history usually presents the best instruction.
By MOSHE KANTOR
The Lithuanian government ties to minimize the highly significant role of local Nazi collaborators in Holocaust crimes.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
The passage of Iran "deal" will not only be a betrayal of US allies and the Iranian people, but of the American ethos itself...or at least of what it once was.
By MARTIN SHERMAN
‘It is we Israelis who inject the Holocaust into so many major issues, whether it’s what we believe to be the coming Iranian nuclear bomb or the prospect of a false peace with the Palestinians.’
By LAWRENCE RIFKIN
We should be grateful to the Van Leer Jerusalem Institute for its initiative to conflate in print the pain of the Holocaust and the pain of the “Nakba.”
By LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
One can hardly expect the Polish government to accept its official forms in a foreign language.
There is good reason to refrain from bandying about the word “Holocaust” with abandon.
By RUTHIE BLUM
According to the law, common-law couples are people who share a household, live together as a family, and have an emotional and economic relationship.
By AVIAD IGRA
The British government turned its back on the Jews of Europe and failed to aid Jewish resistance groups in Europe as a result of political and economic expediency.
By DANIEL WAGNER
By MICHAEL FREUND
Although the New York State Office of the Attorney General does not confirm ongoing inquiries, it has in fact launched a probe into the management of the Claims Conference.
By ISI LEIBLER
While the hiding of one’s Jewish identity may be the main indicator of this reborn galut mentality, there are many others.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
There are 185,000 Holocaust survivors living in Israel. One in four lives in poverty.
By YAEL ECKSTEIN