Holocaust survivors

Europian Jews who surviced the Holocaust.
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Luxembourg to pay one million Euros in reparations for Holocaust survivors

Each eligible recipient will be granted an initial EUR 5,000 payment by the end of November and a second payment in March 2022.

Germany recognizes Bucharest as 'open ghetto' during Holocaust

Over 3,000 Holocaust survivors from Bucharest are set to receive some NIS 150,000-200,000 compensation each, totaling up to NIS 450-600 million.

Schalke fans bring Nazi deportation of local Jews to new light

The project investigates municipal, state and federal archives for the stories of victims who were deported from Gelsenkirchen, the hometown city of the Schalke 04 soccer team.

Modern Jewish-American life tackled in new book

Jennifer Anne Moses’s first book of short stories – 13 of them – is a wry, unsentimental commentary on modern Jewish American life.

Murderer of Holocaust survivor sentenced to life in prison in France

Holocaust survivor Mireille Knoll was murdered in her home in Paris in 2018.

By CNAAN LIPHSHIZ/JTA
11/11/2021
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Israel Arbeiter, driver of Holocaust memory in Boston, dies at 96

A passionate advocate for Holocaust survivor justice and Holocaust education, Israel “Izzy” Arbeiter founded a Boston-based Holocaust memorial and organization for local survivors.

By PENNY SCHWARTZ/ JTA
05/11/2021

My German grandmother’s childhood autograph book survived the Holocaust

Jenny Katz Bachenheimer's book, known in German as a “Poesiealbum,” accompanied the family when my mother and grandparents escaped the Nazis in the 1930s.

By STEVE NORTH/JTA
05/11/2021

Holocaust survivor meets first cousin he never knew existed in Israel

“He’s never seen the face of a blood relative, he’s been trying to see if she looks like his parents.”

Beauty Queen competition for Holocaust Survivors finally returns

The ceremony will be hosted by international model and TV presenter Moran Atias, while singer Rotem Cohen will perform throughout the event.

Memories of Kristallnacht: By a second generation survivor.

For my father, a strong Israel as the home of the Jewish people was the only answer to the lessons of Kristallnacht.

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