04.24.2017 | 28 Nisan, 5777
Erdan appearance in Negev fuels Beduin calls for boycott
84 more Hamas men quit hunger strike – Prisons Service
Israeli defense minister: Zero tolerance for thugs who attack IDF soldiers
6 Israeli-Jews charged with nationalistic attacks, terror against Israeli-Arabs
One injured in stabbing attack near Jerusalem
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Gett taxi drivers distribute candles for Holocaust Remembrance Day
Is there tension between US and Israel over extradition of JCC bomb threat suspect?
Gal-On hopes Trump can advance peace
Lapid hosts ambassadors for Holocaust event
German lawmaker cites 'grave differences' as top diplomat heads for Israel
World leaders as you’ve never seen ’em before
Erin Moran, Joanie in ‘Happy Days,’ dies at 56
Israeli series ‘Your Honor’ wins top prize in French TV contest
Sounds like Turkish delight
Medvedev finishes Euro vault final in eighth
Shatilov snags another bronze medal at Euros
Anxiety over ISIS greater among Shoah survivors’ grandchildren, says BIU study
Without disinfectants or intensive use of energy
Doctors’ journey to the 21st century
Health Scan: How stress controls hemoglobin levels in blood
Two million head to the outdoors this Passover holiday
Kinneret’s deceptive depths a new danger to swimmers
Nahariya beach opens after 6-year asbestos cleanup
Israeli start-up extracting water from air, around the world
The real danger: Holocaust distortion
‘Tikkun Olam’ – The Holocaust as a warning sign
April 24, 2017: Hunger strikers
UN elects Saudi Arabia to women’s rights commission
Lost evidence of Armenian Genocide discovered in Jerusalem archive
UN employee resigns amid allegations he was elected to Hamas leadership
Trump greets Egyptian-American freed from Egyptian detention
Trump says Iran violating ‘spirit’ of nuclear deal
Tillerson: An 'unchecked Iran' could follow same path as North Korea
Trump administration certifies Iran compliant with nuclear deal
Iran's Rouhani to run for second term as president
Egypt says air strikes kill ISIS leaders in Sinai
Islamic State seeking alliance with al Qaida, Iraqi vice president says
US-backed forces launch new attacks on Islamic State in Syria
ISIS crimes scarred Iraqi history and landscape
Austria stands shoulder to shoulder with its Jewish citizens, says visiting Chancellor Kern
Warsaw Ghetto heroine dies
Celebrating life in Krakow
Trump: In memory of those lost in the Holocaust, we must stamp out antisemitism
Israeli firm, US Department of Defense to fight infectious disease together
Families of Holocaust victims and survivors reunited thanks to MDA tracing unit
Global ticket marketplace acquires Israeli software start-up in $56m. deal
Israeli tech prevents ads from funding terror websites
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
North Korea says 'don't mess with us' as US plans next move
West Wing New Yorkers take on Bannon
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
Preserving the memory of the
Holocaust through education
Podcast: Three Ladies, Three Lattes
Podcast: Does Trump love Jews or embolden antisemitic voices?
Why Starbucks failed in Israel (and only in Israel)
Taxicab Diplomacy: Trump vs. Clinton
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 23, 2017
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The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
See why the internet is kvelling over Jenna Jameson's new baby girl
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
Approaching Holocaust Remembrance Day
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Sustainability in regrowing supermarket plants
Manning the Art
Life from the ashes
Shining a light on the Jerusalem Art scene
Bread of independence
Family hiking in spring
The art of handmade paper
Rocking in Ramallah
לְזֵכֶר רָאוּל וָלֶנְבֵּרְג
מדוֹאַר יִשְׂרָאֵל לְחֶבְרַת Gett
זְהִירוּת! סִיגַרְיָה מְסוּכֶּנֶת
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Pope Francis likens migrant holding centers to 'concentration camps'
Watch: Christians celebrate Easter in the Holy Land
Green Horizons’ Desert Wilderness Survival Program
Eurovision 2017 contestants plant trees in Israel
On the Galilee, its Environment and its Heritage
Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance Day 2017
KOSHER IN CUZCO
Radical Islamic immigration strategy
The Oscars and Hollywood's hypocrisy; Dear Hollywood, If You Want To Help Women, You Must Strictly And Unapologetically Defend The Values That Have Allowed Women To Thrive.
The New Israel Fund's Law of Return
March of the Living: We’re outraged, angered and ashamed
By TAMARA ZIEVE
Spicer made the "mistake" at a daily news briefing, during a discussion about the April 4 chemical weapons attack in Syria that killed 87 people.
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
A new research has found that grandchildren of Holocaust survivors are more likely to develop anxiety over the threat emanating from the terror group.
By JUDY SIEGEL
"When we receive a query, I work immediately with all sources and data banks to get information about where their relatives were during the war, what happened to them and where they died."
By JUDY SIEGEL-ITZKOVICH
Hela Schuepper Rufeisen, one of the last survivors of Warsaw Uprising, passed away on Holocaust Remembrance Day.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
March of the Living reaches Krakow, honors memory of Holocaust victims and commemorates triumph of the spirit.
In a special message addressed to the assembly of the World Jewish Congress, which opened on Sunday, US President Donald Trump vowed to stamp out antisemitism and prejudice.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
"We must all pay a moral debt to the some 200,000 Holocaust survivors, living among us, who have gone through horrors that we will never really understand."
By LIDAR GRAVÉ-LAZI
"We cannot and will not accept the reluctance of authorities regarding judgement of the Ustasha regime's character and policy of non-reaction to its symbols."
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The Anti-Defamation League’s Kenneth Jacobson says that antisemitism is resurgent owing to a perfect storm
of social and economic factors and the rise and rise of the Internet.
By DAVID BRUMMER
In an interview with the ‘Report,’ Elisha Wiesel, son of Elie Wiesel,
explains that the March of the Living is essential to help students
put the Holocaust into the narrative of Jewish history.
By YAAKOV Y. KERMAIER
March of the Living chairman Dr. Shmuel Rosenman says there
needs to be special emphasis on combating antisemitism as the
witnesses to its worst atrocities become fewer in number by the year.
AJC hosts panel discussion between ambassadors
The Philippines, a nation of some 7,000 islands in the South China Sea, was one of the few countries to open its doors to Jews fleeing the Holocaust.
By CARL HOFFMAN
Director Jakov Sedlar accused of distorting Holocaust history.
The repairman found a suitcase in his home and passed it on to Jewish Historical Museum in Amsterdam, saying that he suspected "it must have something to do with the war."
It's a twist connected to the Lithuanian state’s complicated attitude to its wartime history.
Yad Vashem extended the invitation after the White House's Press Secretary drew an especially controversial comparison between Syria's Assad and Nazi leader Hitler.
March to focus on preserving memory of Holocaust in a world without survivors.
Princess Alice was recognized as a Righteous Among the Nations for hiding a Jewish family during WWII and is buried in Jerusalem on the Mount of Olives.
Yevtushenko, whose famous poem commemorated the massacre of 33,771 Jews at the Kiev ravine, has passed away.
By TAMARA ZIEVE,REUTERS
Residents did not want to be constantly reminded that they lived in the house of someone who'd been murdered in the Holocaust.
Immediately following the incident museum security secured the area and police were called.
Powder compact was given by husband to his wife in Lodz ghetto.
Gibson was the subject of fierce public backlash due to a drunken 2006 antisemitic rant.
Benoit Loueillet, an official in the far-right National Front party, was suspended after he was recorded saying that "there was no mass murder as has been said."
The total value of the property today is estimated at 3 billion euros.
The app, called Fliehen vor dem Holocaust, or Escaping the Holocaust, allows users to learn about the fate of four individuals using multimedia tools.
Poland is promoting the stories of the righteous who saved Jews in the Shoah, but critics of the ruling Law and Justice Party charge that it is politicizing memory and stifling a debate.
By ILAN EVYATAR
Jared Kushner's late grandmother, Rae Kushner, survived the Holocaust and helped to found the Holocaust Museum
Henry Rousso, an Egyptian-born Jewish Holocaust scholar who now lives in France, was on his way to speak at Texas A&M university.
100 million records stayed sealed away in Germany for decades.
According to a controversial property restitution law passed in 2016, rightful claimants have half a year to pursue their property claim, and then three months to prove their right to the property.
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
De plus en plus d’Allemands entreprennent d’explorer le passé de leurs aïeuls sous le IIIIe Reich
By ORIT ARFA
Internationally renowned photographer Lili Almog's latest exhibition, "Between Presence and Absence," sets a special narrative about disasters and loss.
By BARRY DAVIS,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.
‘I was a hero in Auschwitz so you would be able to be a hero in Israel,’ said grandmother
By ANNA AHRONHEIM
PM blasts world apathy to atrocities, praises Trump for attack on Syria.
By HERB KEINON,GREER FAY CASHMAN
After Lapid spoke, there was a discussion during which ambassadors shared stories and experiences and reflected on the responsibility of the world to keep the memory of the Holocaust alive.
By GIL HOFFMAN
Lapid hosted as part of his personal initiative to strengthen both Israel's foreign relations and Holocaust remembrance.
Headlines from around Israel.
The Polish educators, together with their Israeli counterparts, have formed friendships, broken stereotypes and developed lesson plans and curricula to teach the next generation.
In an effort to alleviate that sense of isolation, the non-profit NGO Adopt-A-Safta is pairing young professionals with at-risk survivors to provide communication, affection and invaluable resources.
By DANIEL K. EISENBUD
Filmmaker Trevor Graham offers a cluttered, clunky look as Philippe Mora traces his parents wartime histories.
By AMY SPIRO
Meet just a few of the survivors whose lives have been changed by the “Aviv for Holocaust Survivors” Organization.
Documentary on Shoah humor to air on US public TV next week.
It is an engaging personal story set during the Holocaust
By HANNAH BROWN
"The government must demand an apology," said MK Margalit.
By UDI SHAHAM
“This declaration is contrary to historical truth,” Israel's Foreign Ministry said.
By TOVAH LAZAROFF,JTA
Winning entry depicts student's grandfather as a boy during the Holocaust.
It all started back in 2015, when Fielder was still regularly wearing a jacket made by Taiga, a Vancouver-based sportswear company; he can be seen in it in many of his show’s early episodes.
The National Library has uncovered a telegram written by Heinrich Himmler and sent to Mufti al-Husseini, in which the Nazi leader expressed his support for the Arabs of Palestine.
By JOY BERNARD
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
Some thoughts about Judaism, tradition and values ahead of Holocaust Memorial Day.
By REUVEN HAMMER
Jessica Shattuck’s latest novel evokes what women endured under Hitler, and how Germans had to bury their past.
By MIKE FISCHER
The Philips Symphony Orchestra, on tour here next week, evokes the memory of Frits Philips, who was responsible for over 500 Jews surviving the horrors of the Holocaust.
By BARRY DAVIS
Michal Ben-Naftali, the latest recipient of the Sapir Prize, discusses her winning novel,
its historical and literary context and her general sources of influence.
By SHIRA LEVY
Fergus O’Connell creates a story within a story
by two women imprisoned in Theresienstadt.
By YAEL UNTERMAN
‘We didn’t know
while we were
By STEPHANIE GRANOT
Mama” Alex Buckman was only
four years old when
Mme. Andrée Geulen, a
school teacher who saved
many Jewish children,
hid him from the Nazis.
By JERUSALEM POST STAFF
Austrian Education Minister Sonja Hammerschmid has been instrumental
in the country’s participation with the International Holocaust
Remembrance Alliance and teaching the Shoah to Austrian students.
Wilf was born in 1925 in Poland and passed away in 2016.
A round-up of news from around Israel.
Meet just a few of the survivors whose lives have been changed by the Aviv for Holocaust Survivors Organization.
After Google came under fire for featuring Holocaust-denying search results, the company is now using a group of 10,000 independent contractors to mark "offensive-upsetting" content.
“The state’s attitude toward survivors may affect the memory of the Holocaust for future generations.”
By JPOST EDITORIAL
Nowhere is this phenomenon more acute than in Eastern Europe, the only region where collaboration with the Nazis entailed active participation in mass murder.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
Positioning the Holocaust as a warning sign is meant to sear its moral lessons in the collective consciousness of all members of the communities of the free world.
By ARYE CARMON
At the start of World War II Noah and his family were trapped in Warsaw under German control and desperate to leave.
By ELI KAVON
“Austria is the most rabidly anti-Semitic country on the planet. Why any Jew would want to spend 5 minutes in this place is beyond me.”
By JEFF BARAK
By YAAKOV SULTAN
By JOHN Q. BARRETT
By SOL NAYMAN
Nate Leipciger is a Holocaust survivor who has joined March of the Living 17 times since 1988.
By NATE LEIPCIGER
It is also becoming more prevalent
in the United States
- We need education to combat it.
By MIRAM NAOR
By NAFTALI BENNETT
By PHYLLIS GREENBERG HEIDEMAN
By JORDANA LEBOWITZ
When discussing all aspects of what might be called “the survivor issue,” many more questions need to be asked.
By MANFRED GERSTENFELD
Antisemitism undermines and attacks not only Jews, but all of us.
By EARL COX
It seems every day there is some abuse of Holocaust memory.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
Antisemitism is being mainstreamed, along with a whitewashing and watering down of the Holocaust and Nazi crimes.
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