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Israeli rock singer Shalom Hanoch Perform in front  people vaccinated against COVID-19  holding a Gr

Vaccine passports are being compared to yellow Stars of David

Political activists are comparing the idea of “vaccine passports” to Nazi Germany, with many invoking the yellow Stars of David that Nazis forced Jews to wear during the Holocaust.

By BEN SALES/JTA
31/03/2021

Teens cause $15,000 worth of damage vandalizing a Holocaust museum

The suspects were shown bending the metal statues and knocking them down, via surveillance video.

28/02/2021
An ethnic Uighur demonstrator wears a mask as she attends a protest against China in front of the Ch

Graffiti equating Holocaust with Uighur persecution painted on monument

Some of the graffitis read “Uighurs 2021=Jews 1941.”

Pfizer CEO Dr. Bourla to join Jewish Heritage Museum in virtual event

The CEO & Chairman of the company responsible for the distribution of the first coronavirus vaccine will discuss his life and Greek Jewish Heritage on February 18th via zoom.

23/01/2021

Complete Nuremberg Trials recordings online for the first time

This week, the US Holocaust Memorial Museum placed online more than 700 hours of audio recordings from the trials, as well as 37 reels of film introduced as evidence.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
16/01/2021

Yad Vashem chair Avner Shalev recalls achievements, challenges

Shalev has long been the public face of Yad Vashem, welcoming popes, presidents and prime ministers to the Mount of Remembrance.

The UK agonizes over its new Holocaust memorial

To put the present situation into context, the UK already has five significant Holocaust centers serving the public.

Trump names Rudy Giuliani’s son, 2 other aides to Holocaust Museum Council

Andrew Giuliani, among the few aides who have lasted throughout the entire presidency, is seen as close to Trump

By RON KAMPEAS/JTA
17/12/2020

Rio inaugurates long-awaited Holocaust memorial with 72-foot-tall tower

Several government officials and Jewish communal representatives attended an inauguration event in Brazil’s second largest city on Sunday.

By MARCUS GILBAN/JTA
15/12/2020

US Holocaust museum launches program on Jews who fled to Iran from Nazis

Despite the incredible story behind the event, not much is known about it, as Iran's leaders actively work to suppress information about the Holocaust.

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