04.26.2017 | 30 Nisan, 5777
Palestinian terrorist convicted of US immigration fraud
NGO demands lawyer access for hunger-striking Palestinian prisoners
IDF foils attempted Palestinian stabbing attack in West Bank; assailant shot
After 'Palestinian propaganda' row, Israel okays visa for HRW official
Drama in Labor ahead of deadline
25 new judges and court registrars take office in Israel
Herod's 'Magnificent City' to receive NIS 100m. facelift
Shalva center for kids with disabilities to hold grand opening in J'lem
Does Netanyahu's new leftist litmus test waste diplomatic capital?
Report: White House, Jerusalem in talks on Trump visit to Israel in May
Australia, Israel sign environmental cooperation pact
Instagram stars capture Israel unfiltered
Israeli musicians to sing in Rabin Square for Remembrance Day
A truly golden Israel Festival this year
First glimpse of Nesher's 'Past Life'
Beersheba on the brink of championship
Miller dismissed from Mac TA camp for bringing girlfriend
Bagatskis to remain in charge at Mac TA
Israeli amputee sets new marathon world record in Vienna
Teen pot smokers run high risk of schizophrenia, Israeli researchers find
Investors may be ‘losing their appetite’ for young companies
Israeli surgeons first to freeze, defrost and transplant limb on rat
Gel ball toy that looks like candy lands toddler in hospital
Children conceived by in-vitro fertilization at higher risk for pediatric cancers
Bird makes a rare stop in Israel after 'wrong turn'
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
Analysis: Jews and the Holocaust, Trump signals that he finally gets it
Putin is playing cat and mouse
Act like lions to impose peace, not lambs
Letters to the Editor: April 26, 2017
Report: Desperate Syrians sell kidneys, eyes to Lebanese organ traffickers
Assad behind April 4 chemical attack, French intelligence confirms
Turkey detains 800 people over suspected links to US-based cleric
Analysis: Why is Turkey bombing Yazidis in Iraq?
Khamenei says next Iranian president should be less engaged with West
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
Iraqi forces using siege and stealth to evict ISIS from Mosul
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
Soros University under threat by Hungarian authorities
1,500-year-old Torah recovered from Turkish smugglers
Teenagers vandalize Jewish cemetery in Romanian capital
Le Pen indicates kosher, halal slaughter ban if elected French president
Minority Report: In pursuit of Optima results
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
Ivanka Trump hissed at W20 Summit for defending father
Trump: UN Security Council must ready new sanctions on N.Korea
Larry King: Trump presidency highlights his lack of experience
Public disapproves of Ivanka and Jared's White House roles
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
From Wonder Woman to Wonder Weed: 7 incredible new things from Israel
Giant rabbit dies on United Airlines flight in new PR blunder
Ivanka Trump visits Holocaust memorial in Berlin
Grapevine: The other genocide
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 24, 2017
Dry Bones Cartoon - April 19, 2017
The definitive ranking of Ben & Jerry's Kosher for Passover flavors
Warning: Weddings can be hazardous to your health
Race for respect
Port of Tel Aviv: More than a pretty picture
A country in denial
Seattle to Hebron
Stuffed delights: A taste of Syria
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
לְכָל אֶחָד יְרוּשָלַיִם
אַלְבּוֹם חָדָש: שָלוֹש
אַחַת. אַחַת וְאַחַת
הַמַסָע אֶל הַצִיוּר: אַבְרָהָם פֶרְדוֹ
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Texas professors condemn Israel trip for students
Pope Francis urges the powerful to act humbly in surprise TED talk
Reflection and Prayer in Jerusalem from A Truth Seeker
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
In his castle in rural France, Count Henri de Menthon discreetly and humbly saved Jewish children in during World War II.
By BENJAMIN GLATT
Holocaust hero Janusz Korczak broke down religious barriers and stood up for orphans.
According to the organizers of the protest, Palij entered the US in 1949 claiming he was a farmer during the war.
The card, dating from 1944, is a rare document depicting the daily life of Nazi guards in the infamous concentration camp.
Police eventually raided a German man's house where they discovered that he was a drug dealer.
By JPOST.COM STAFF
The letters will now undergo preservation work at the Martyr Museum in Lublin, Poland.
During the performance, players and fans began singing the modern anthem words loudly in attempt to drown out the soloist.
Krasa was part of the Theresienstadt chorus, which was forced to sing for Nazis at the Czech concentration camp.
Some descendants of Nazis are opening the books to their family’s dark past.
By ORIT ARFA
Footage of the punch went viral and inspired a variety of memes and remixed videos featuring music for comic effect.
By GABE FRIEDMAN/JTA
Mike Enoch was considered one of the three most influential figures in the “alt-right” movement.
The game, scenes of which were posted on Youtube, shows its white supremacist main character attacking a refugee crisis center, among other disturbing scenes.
On New Year's Day, marchers yelled notorious slogan "Jews out."
By TAMARA ZIEVE,JTA
The tale of Rev. Waitstill and Martha Sharp, who lied and deceived their way to saving more than 100 Czech Jews during the Holocaust.
By AARON LEIBEL
Elizabeth Kalhammer, now 92, worked at Hitler's private estate from 1943 to 1945.
By MICHELLE MALKA GROSSMAN
Actress Helen Mirren of "Woman In Gold" was among those who those testified, saying, “restoring physical parts of lost heritage to Holocaust victims and their families is a moral imperative."
The notice also called for "real current or retired military people," as well as "real Olympian runner/cyclist" and "real taxi driver."
The state representative posted an anti-abortion video in which Hitler was quoted.
Hitler was born in the house in Brunau am Inn on April 20, 1889.
The local Temple Beth Shalom's 70 year old congregation was heartbroken and upset over the vandalism of their property.
School says the flag does not violate the Student Code Of Conduct.
Helsinki demonstration draws 15,000 people; "People really feel that there's not enough talk about racism here," says demonstrator.
'Here we are 70 years later, proud to stand on the same ground as our ancestors.'
By TAMARA ZIEVE
John Daly’s Hollywood-like life has been equally exciting and – given his mission to give back to the world while constantly skirting the grim reaper – inspiring.
By MAXINE LIPTZEN DOROT
The British had a plan to stink the Nazis out of Europe.
A newly-translated book details how the Nazi leader's war years were fueled by a 'toxic cocktail' of cocaine, animal hormones, vitamins and narcotics.
While Twitter has waged an aggressive campaign to suspend Islamic State users "white nationalists and Nazis operate with relative impunity."
The president of Argentina´s Jewish political umbrella, DAIA, Ariel Cohen Sabban, said that “the perpetrators must understand the gravity of this act, these attitudes cannot go unpunished."
According to local legend, as German forces fled the Soviet army in 1945, they hid the train containing gold, gems, weapons and valuable art in a secret tunnel near Wroclaw.
“While it may be quite concerning to come across such a flier in one’s own neighborhood, the reality is that few longstanding groups still exist,” the ADL New York director said.
By DANIELLE ZIRI
“This ruling will allow the ethical standards in Poland to improve and bring into question the poorly interpreted notion of freedom of speech,” said Andrzej Szpilman, the son.
Hitler's family lived in the house in Braunau on the Inn for only three years around his birth on April 20, 1889.
Former editor-in-chief of German newspaper claims that he had Netanyahu covertly smuggle Auschwitz plans out of the country to be taken to Yad Vashem.
By ASHER WEBER
During WWII however, Nzhdeh (1886– 1955) collaborated with the Nazis and put the Armenian Legion, numbering some 30,000 men, at the disposal of the Nazi command.
By JEREMY SHARON
Il Giornale, a center-right daily, said the decision to distribute the edition of the text, which includes critical notes by an Italian historian, aimed "to study what is evil to avoid its return."
Holocaust survivors, who detailed their horrific experience at the trial which opened in February, have pleaded with Reinhold Hanning to break his silence.
"Seated Man with a Cane," a highly valuable painting by Amedeo Modigliani, was revealed to be owned as an offshore asset.
The 'Guardian' reports on German historian's work that purports AP was allowed to operate in Nazi Germany because it agreed to cooperate with the regime.
By SAM SOKOL,JPOST.COM STAFF
Around 40 protesters were present at Wednesday’s march, according to local media and were prevented from coming within several hundred meters of the SS supporters.
By SAM SOKOL
Around sixty seven out of seventy thousand Latvian Jews died in the holocaust, he said.
Germany has historically snuffed out right-wing extremism using blunt legal tools - a hardline approach that makes it an exception among liberal democracies.
By RENUKA RAYASAM,REUTERS
The European Union now does sometimes resemble a replay of Weimar’s combination of institutional perfection with violent and nationalist forces aimed at tearing down the "system."
By HAROLD JAMES,REUTERS
Fredy Hirsch saved some from transports, organized activities, extra rations for others.
By MARC NEUGROESCHEL
Some German Jews have canceled their SZ subscriptions over the years because of its alleged contemporary anti-Semitism.
By BENJAMIN WEINTHAL
Violence from Svoboda party activists a concern for some in small northern city.
“We must never forget what happened under the racist ideology of the Nazis, which led to the deaths of millions and millions of people, including family members of mine,” Sanders said.
A middle-aged man shouted “Sieg Heil” at the rally.
The court in the western town of Detmold took the case against the man known as Reinhold H. who lives in the neighboring village of Lippe.
Captured by the Germans during the battle of the bulge, Master Sergeant Roddie Edmonds instructed all of the soldiers in the camp to show up alongside their Jewish comrades.
This Halloween, two party-goers took dressing up a little too far.
By MIRANDA LEVINGSTON
Polish MEP Janusz Korwin-Mikke and Italian MEP Gianluca Buonanno have been suspended for ten days and fined 3,060 euros.
Carmen Bretin Lindemann announced Thursday that she was bowing out of the mayoral race of the northeastern village of Garupa.
"All Germans know the history of the murderous race mania of the Nazis that led to the break with civilization that was the Holocaust," Chancellor Angela Merkel's spokesman says.
By REUTERS,HERB KEINON
Stephan Temple was jailed on charges he defrauded the Austrian government by failing to list the name of an aunt on a restitution claim for a building stolen from his extended family by the Nazis.
The incident was first reported by the London-based 'Jewish Chronicle' newspaper.
De plus en plus d’Allemands entreprennent d’explorer le passé de leurs aïeuls sous le IIIIe Reich
Après des années de controverse, le gouvernement autrichien envisage de détruire la maison natale du Führer
By MERLE BURGSTALLER
It all began approximately a year ago, when the Schuster family, including parents Fred and Karen, began planning for Ilan’s bar mitzva.
By GREER FAY CASHMAN
The Chamber of the Holocaust was even able to receive some of the ashes of victims to give them a proper burial.
By SHAINA OPPENHEIMER
In power, the Nazi war criminals were masters of life and death for millions. In captivity, they proved to be petty and pathetic.
By TIBOR KRAUSZ
Pole vaulter Renaud Lavillenie tweeted an apology for "bad comparison."
The unsuspecting passenger was arrested shortly after the incident.
Parents of students at Quaker Valley High School in Pennsylvania were shocked to discover quotes from some of humanity's most evil tyrants in the annual yearbook.
Josef Mengele fled to South America after World War II following the collapse of the Third Reich, where he successfully evaded capture for the rest of his life.
"There was nothing to explain what was going on, the scene was just surreal," said one tourist in response to the red swastika banner displayed on the Palais de la Prefecture's facade this week.
Among items is unique pendant, resembling one which belonged to Anne Frank.
Paul Bogdanor digs deep into the contentious legacy of Rudolf Kasztner, and his attempts to save Jews from the Holocaust.
By COLIN SHINDLER
The acclaimed German actor relates to the ‘Post’ how he tackled the role of a Nazi euthanasia doctor
By HANNAH BROWN
When the verdicts came in, all 22 Nazis were found guilty, and 13 of them were sentenced to death by hanging.
President Reuven Rivlin said, “The Eichmann trial broke the conspiracy of silence.”
Two exhibits at the Israel Museum show how culture suffered from the rise of Nazism because it stands against hate and aggression.
By DAVID STROMBERG
Fergus O’Connell creates a story within a story
by two women imprisoned in Theresienstadt.
By YAEL UNTERMAN
Journalist Anders Rydell documents the Nazis’ extensive, zealous book-theft campaign.
By GLENN C. ALTSCHULER
The Nazis who proclaimed Estonia ‘Judenfrei’ are gone; a Jewish community is still there.
By BARRY DAVIS
The quaint principality of Andorra is a tiny buffer between France and Spain – and was once part of an escape route for those running from the Nazis.
By ABRAHAM RABINOVICH
A new book explores how Nazi propaganda tried to humanize Hitler.
More than 110,000 public servants in Turkey - from soldiers and judges to teachers and journalists - have been detained, suspended or sacked since a failed military coup in July.
Asked how his system would differ from what the Nazis did to the Jews, Trump said repeatedly: “You tell me.”
"Sticking refugees in trains and sending them somewhere completely different to where they think they're going reminds us of the darkest chapter of our continent's history," said Austria's Faymann.
A collection of news briefs from around the nation.
A neo-Nazi organization that praised the murderer of lawmaker Jo Cox has become the first far-right group in Britain to be banned as a terrorist organization.
The group whose name is "National Action" says its aim is to “ethnically cleanse Britain”.
By JOHN Q. BARRETT
Miriam Naor currently taking part in "March of the Living" says there is a need for worldwide public education on Human Rights.
By Miriam Naor
The current conflict with Russia has further radicalized the Ukrainian approach to historical memory.
By PER ANDERS RUDLING,EFRAIM ZUROFF
Antisemitism is being mainstreamed, along with a whitewashing and watering down of the Holocaust and Nazi crimes.
By SETH J. FRANTZMAN
75 years later, the desire for lands to be Judenfrei and Judenrein is still thriving in our midst.
By MICAH HALPERN
Austria may have failed to elect as its president the neo-Nazi Norbert Hofer, but the threat from his Freedom Party is far from over.
By MELANIE PHILLIPS
When Oskar Groening's appeal was rejected,the decision paved the way for additional prosecutions of any person still unpunished who served in the Nazis’ six death camps.
By EFRAIM ZUROFF
The millions of voters who elected Trump do not deserve the mud-slinging.
By RUTHIE BLUM
In a demonstration of both defiance and solidarity the people of Denmark helped their Jewish countrymen escape by boat to neutral Sweden.
By JESPER VAHR
If European states want to end the mass denial of their role in genocide in Iraq and Syria they must institute harsh sentences and zero tolerance for extremism and Islamist intolerance.
In 1932, as a rising star at the Museum of Modern Art, Johnson attended a Hitler Youth rally at Potsdam.
By RICHARD HUROWITZ
By fighting for my rights I have joined innumerable other rightful contenders who have been waiting for years.
By ALEXANDER ZVIELLI
Speaking with The Jerusalem Post, Selig said the event's organizers put his name on its invitation "without letting me know about it."
By MICHAEL WILNER