02.24.2017 | 28 Shevat, 5777
Hamas denies allegation that UNRWA employee was elected to Hamas leadership
Bennett orders closure of Hamas-run east Jerusalem school
Who are the creators of mysterious Ramallah signs in favor of one-state solution?
Pro-Palestinian protesters depict Netanyahu as Hitler in Sydney rally
Former PM slams A-G Mandelblit for 'not doing enough' in Netanyahu probe
Israelis seek their next adventure – in North Korea
Netanyahu: Hebron shooter should be pardoned
Yellow-and-blue has chance for 1st
Yair Lapid's plan to defeat Netanyahu and become leader of Israel
Decision-making at times of war and peace
Movie Review: ‘Personal Affairs’
Indian restaurant Mau Pau in Tel Aviv packs a punch
Gershwin’s plenty of something
The Jerusalem Baroque Orchestra invites audiences to ‘Bach’s Journey’
CSKA sends Maccabi Tel Aviv to another Euroleague defeat
Beersheba knocked out of Europa League
Beersheba up against the wall in Turkey
Technion researchers’ ‘breakthrough’ discovery could lead to new antibiotic types
‘$3.75 billion investment in Israel's Leviathan gas reservoir a blow to BDS’
Ashdod woman dies after medic is mistakenly told it wasn’t an emergency
Brain catheterization treats rare tinnitus
Medical emergency in Israel: 101 or 1221?
Environmental Protection Ministry orders closure of ammonia facility
Israeli firm to build second sewage treatment plant in Ethiopia
Building frustration in the wild, wild east
Rihanna the rhino gives birth to first calf at Israeli zoo
Deepening ties Down Under
Column One: Toward a true US-Israel partnership
Letters to the editor: Readers react to sentencing of Elor Azaria
Rushing to conclusions
Middle Israel:Under new management
Palestinian authorities block lawmaker critical of Abbas from travel abroad
Iran warns Arab states: Don't be enticed by Israeli attempts to win Arab allies
Iran sends delegation to Saudi for talks on rejoining haj
'Iran ready to give US slap in the face'
Steinitz: Trump’s test is to expel Iran from Syria
ISIS releases 'proof' it fired rockets on Israel
What do the warning shots from Sinai mean?
Why does a weakened ISIS see Trump presidency as a lifeline?
Refugee who took selfie with Merkel sues Facebook
White Supremacist leader Spencer booted from conservative conference
Report: Attackers saw off Jewish man’s finger, beat his brother near Paris
French aliya climbs amid rise in antisemitism
NY Governor unveils new plan to fight antisemitism and hate crimes
Astronomers find seven Earth-size planets where life may be possible
‘Startups as far as the eye can see, all the way to the sea’
Mobileye outfits 4,500 NYC Uber & Lyft cars with anticollision tech
Tech Talk: Cyber criminals breach enterprises in 40 countries
Trump likes two-state solution, but says he will leave it up to Israelis, Palestinians
Trump wants to expand US nuclear arsenal, make it 'top of the pack'
Pence: Trump vowed to fight bigotry in all forms as he addressed antisemitism
Trump, the Jews and the political weaponization of antisemitism
Analysis: Clinton falls amid assault on establishment
Clinton concedes: 'We have still not shattered that highest and hardest glass ceiling'
Hillary Clinton and the glass ceiling: Cracked but intact
NY hassidic village loyal to Clinton despite Trump popularity among ultra-Orthodox
Trump reportedly picks friend of Jared Kushner to serve in administration
Trump calls UN 'sad,' days after Israeli settlements vote
Saddam Hussein's daughter touts Trump's 'political sensibility'
Dermer calls on Trump to move embassy to Jerusalem
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'Dancing with the Stars' celeb gives baby Hebrew name
Trump appears to invent Sweden terror incident
Disney drops top YouTube star over antisemitic videos
Dominican paper apologizes for Baldwin-Trump photo flub in Israel article
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City Notes: Bloomberg fund grants $1 million to Beersheba
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מֵחוֹדֶש יָנוּאָר צָרִיך לְשַלֵם עַל שַׂקִיוֹת נַייְלוֹן
שִידוּרִים חַיִים מֵהַכְּנֶסֶת
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Pope suggests "better to be atheist than hypocritical Catholic"
John Quincy Adams: Supporting the Jewish homeland with the Bible in hand
Baptist leaders tour Israel
Dedicating a Grove to Avi Sasportas, a Victim of Hamas Terror
“My Angel in the Sky”
CFI Parliamentary Chairman Plants a Tree in Israel and Visits Gaza Border
O.L.E.I Helps Restore Burnt Neveh Shalom Forest on Tu Bishvat
Turning dancing into Mourning on Rosh Hodesh Adar
Bibi And The Iranian Bomb
Why Trump didn't get it so wrong about Swedenistan
US vice president visits site where nearly 32,000 deaths at the hands of the Nazis were recorded.
Letters from rabbis, Holocaust survivors decry David Friedman's use of term against J Street ahead of his Senate confirmation hearing Thursday for the position of US ambassador to Israel.
By JPOST.COM STAFF,RON KAMPEAS/JTA
The Italians 'habitually used the language of Christian virtue,' disassociating themselves from the Nazis.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Stanislaw Grocholoski managed to save 12 Jews in occupied Poland.
"The reality of Christianity is that you have to go against the world at times."
On December 21, 2009, Yad Vashem recognized Pastor Marcel Ducommun and his wife Hélène Marthe as Righteous Among the Nations.
French peasant widow Louise Roger never ‘contemplated the danger’ in saving a nine-year-old Jewish child during WWII.
100 million records stayed sealed away in Germany for decades.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
By JPOST.COM STAFF
By TAMARA ZIEVE
The appeal came in the form of a letter penned by Yad Vashem’s director of the libraries, Dr. Robert Rozett, to the CEO of Amazon, Jeff Bezos.
The papers were meticulously organized and arrived from New York in 500 boxes weighing around a ton in total.
The letters will now undergo preservation work at the Martyr Museum in Lublin, Poland.
Over one thousand people have signed a petition to stop the infamous Nazi torture house into a luxury villa.
B’nai B’rith gives award to nine overlooked French natives
By RINA BASSIST
Krasa was part of the Theresienstadt chorus, which was forced to sing for Nazis at the Czech concentration camp.
The resolution, sponsored by more than 100 Democrats, referred to the White House statement last month, which was widely condemned by Jewish organizations for not mentioning the Jewish people.
After World War II, the Polish-Jewish Holocaust survivor moved to England where he became a businessman and lecturer about the Holocaust.
The student was enrolled in a Holocaust course at the time of the swastika incident.
Gold, teeth, jewelry and children's skulls are some of the item reportedly robbed from mass graves.
"In a sense, speaking about the humanity of the perpetrators and showing they were human is an extremely important warning for us today and for the future generations."
The omission drew ire from American Jewish groups.
By MICHAEL WILNER,TAMARA ZIEVE
72 years after Auschwitz liberation, Guterres says stereotyping of Muslims is deeply troubling
By DANIELLE ZIRI
The site, which referenced the acronym for “you only live once,” had featured a dozen selfies taken at the Berlin memorial and shared on social media platforms.
Wiesenthal Center protests Croatian high school that refused Anne Frank exhibition.
By REUTERS,LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
New museum in Brooklyn focuses on role of faith and identity.
The comment stirred anger across Germany but was cheered by some far-right AfD supporters.
In a new exhibition launched online for International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Yad Vashem exposes the moving last words people in the Holocaust sent to their loved ones.
Thousands take part in a World Jewish Congress social media campaign to remember the Holocaust.
Items include jewelry, watches, brushes, keys, buttons and other "unusual, symbolic traces of the victims."
By ARIANE MANDELL
Guterres, who has served as prime minister of Portugal, spoke with regret about his home country’s past actions against Jews, which he said Portugal is working to repair.
"No historical event compares to the Holocaust. It's up to you how to behave at a memorial site that marks the death of 6 million people."
By LAURA SIGAL
Max Planck Institute urged to cancel talk by academic Norman Finkelstein.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Running race to pass sites of Holocaust of Jewish remembrance in the Italian capital.
Escape room games feature a space, often with a dramatic theme, in which a group of players is locked in until they find a way out based on a series of clues, riddles or puzzles.
In 1942, at 22, Pritchard felt compelled to resist the Nazis after seeing Germans rounding up Jewish children for deportation.
The world's longest-reigning living monarch will pass her patronage of dozens of charities, academic institutions and sporting groups to other members of the British royal family.
By REUTERS,JPOST.COM STAFF
After recent reports claimed that Google's result ranking is problematic, particularly a search regarding the Holocaust, Google faces scrutiny and criticism.
'“The Bauhaus movement has enough lovely projects that make it unnecessary to insult the memory” of approximately 1 million Jews who were murdered at Auschwitz-Birkenau.'
The findings are potentially controversial because the story of Anne Frank is seen as emblematic both of Dutch heroism during the Holocaust and of collaboration with the Nazis.
Will the Austrian government change direction for a nation grappling with the past?
By MERLE BURGSTALLER
Yad Vashem reunites descendants of Polish survivors.
Elizabeth Kalhammer, now 92, worked at Hitler's private estate from 1943 to 1945.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Now, the last of the survivors are dying. We, the ones who have heard the horrors directly from the ones who lived them, must continue to send our children to bear witness.
By SHOSHANNA KEATS-JASKOLL
Friends seek answers as Limmud FSU opens Wiesel Memorial Exhibition at Hebrew University.
By STEVE LINDE
Le devoir de mémoire conserve tout son sens et n’a jamais semblé aussi impératif
By MICHELE MAZEL
La centralité mémorielle de la Shoah a provoqué l’effet inverse de celui qui était recherché
Leah Cik Roth is the subject of a stirring account of her Holocaust experiences, called 'My Eyes Looking Back at Me.'
By BARRY DAVIS
AfD state leader Bjoern Hoecke has criticized a memorial in Berlin to victims of the Nazi Holocaust and said history should be rewritten to focus on German victims.
In a speech made at Yad Vashem a day prior to International Holocaust Memorial Day, Netanyahu addressed the Iranian threat and pointed to the new American president as a strong ally.
By HERB KEINON,DANIELLE ZIRI
At the end of 2015, some 202,600 Holocaust survivors were living in Israel.
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
Ernest Veiner, a blind and disabled Holocaust survivor, invited the public to join him in his birthday celebrations.
The NGO Spring for Holocaust Survivors aids at-risk survivors.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Culture events around the country!
By COMPILED BY JULIE STEIGERWALD
‘Denial’ looks at the story behind a lawsuit.
By HANNAH BROWN
Yad Vashem conference applies lessons of Holocaust to contemporary issues.
‘Yes, people died, but they also lived, and had to confront unimaginable choices’
By JEREMY SHARON
The award ceremony will be held on Tuesday.
The documentary ‘Aida’s Secrets’ is a fascinating portrait of a family that finds love after trauma.
Rudolf Kasztner was not a hero but an unscrupulous Nazi collaborator, insists British historian Paul Bogdanor in his new book.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
A new book tells the story of a unique experiment to transform postwar Germany amid the ashes of defeat.
By RALPH AMELAN
To avoid the death camps, Marie Jalowicz went to great lengths amid harrowing circumstances, and barely survived
By BERNARD EDINGER
The remarkable story of forger Adolfo Kaminsky encapsulates the Jewish experience in the 20th century.
By YAËLLE AZAGURY
A new Tel Aviv exhibition is the most recent attempt of Austria
to face up to the past and acknowledge its active contribution to
the Nazi mass murder and those who defied the fascist regime.
‘Handwriting is very unique.
It’s like a fingerprint.’
By BEN FISHER
Novelist Jonathan Rabb shares his motivation in writing a tale of a
Holocaust survivor attempting to rebuild his life in Savannah, Georgia.
By ATARA BECK
Some descendants of Nazis are opening the books
to their family’s dark past. In honor of International
Holocaust Remembrance Day on January 27,
‘Metro’ takes a closer look.
By ORIT ARFA
The chairman of Yad Vashem Holocaust museum says international organizations should be founded "with the express purpose of averting future crimes against humanity."
A collection of news briefs from around the nation.
"It was both the most meaningful Shaharit prayer I have ever experienced and the only time
when I felt I could not pray at all."
By REUVEN HAMMER
“We recently made improvements to our algorithm that will help surface more high quality, credible content on the web.”
Israel is a bastion of democracy in a region plagued by chaos and autocracy.
By SIR ERIC PICKLES
A little something forgotten? The president of the United States is participating in the trivialization of the Nazi genocide.
By DR. STÉPHANIE COUROUBLE-SHARE
When proclaiming Wallenberg an honorary citizen, president Ronald Reagan asked: How can we comprehend the moral worth of a man who saved tens and tens of thousands of lives? We cannot.
By ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN
WE MISS not only the particularity of Elie Wiesel’s voice in the matter of Holocaust remembrance, but the universality of his message in the face of these executive orders.
By IRWIN COTLER
I trust the administration will be much more careful in future pronouncements.
By SHMULEY BOTEACH
The US president’s whitewashing of the Jews out of the Holocaust was no careless Tweet.
By JEFF BARAK
The Holocaust was the lowest moral depth that the human race has ever sunk to.
By ELIEZER SHENVALD
International Holocaust Remembrance Day should be a time for introspection and learning from the mistakes of the past, not for blanket bans on refugees from Muslim nations.
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Of 189,000 Holocaust survivors in Israel, 25% live below the poverty line.
By YECHIEL ECKSTEIN
The Likud is holding its Likudyada in Eilat today. As yet, it is not known whether or not the prime minister, who is also the foreign minister, will participate.
The fate of Raoul Wallenberg, who saved thousands of Jews in the Holocaust and was acknowledged
as a Righteous Among the Nations, remains unknown to this day.
By SUSANNE BERGER,VADIM BIRSTEIN
It is time for each and every one of us to rise to the occasion and capitalize on this unprecedented opportunity to make our voices heard.
By GABRIEL ROSENBERG
Perhaps the Holocaust’s main theological effect has been that the Roman Catholic Church radically changed its position toward Jews.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
If there is anything that can infuse some meaning into the murder of our loved ones, it is that we will create such unity that will prevent such a fate from reoccurring.
By MICHAEL LAITMAN
Jack Kagan – the passing of a courageous
By ROBERT HERSOWITZ
Even if endowed with a genuinely resilient national nuclear strategy, an “opaque” endowment that must seem both plausible and compelling, Israel must require this special sense. Absolutely.
By LOUIS RENÉ BERES
Holocaust survivors need your help in the fight for justice and restitution
By GIDEON TAYLOR,COLETTE AVITAL
My maternal grandparents were an elderly, very gentle couple, low-key and low-profile, who had been subjected to virulent antisemitism for many years.
By JUDY GONDOS JACOBS