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Hungary, 1945: “This scene accurately and bravely represents why it was impossible for Jews to seek justice in the postwar period” [VIDEO]

TIMES OF ISRAEL Taboo-breaking film depicts Hungary’s grim welcome to Holocaust survivors by Cnaan Liphshiz October 28, 2017 The time is just after the defeat of Nazi Germany. Two Orthodox Jews disembark from a train at a rural station in … Continue reading

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“Welcome to the future of the preservation of memory, which is playing out for the first time anywhere in the world at the Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center, in Skokie” [VIDEO]

CHICAGO TRIBUNE How to talk to Holocaust survivors in the future? In Take a Stand’s holograms, an answer by Howard Reich October 21, 2017 The seventh-graders from St. Paul of the Cross School in Park Ridge file into the theater, … Continue reading

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What do you call a Holocaust Memorial without Jews

WASHINGTON POST Canada forgot to mention Jews on new Holocaust monument dedication plaque by Susan Hogan October 5, 2017 Canada unveiled its first National Holocaust Monument less than a week ago with much fanfare. But the moment soon became an … Continue reading

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Former NBA player Ray Allen: “I didn’t go to Poland as black person, a white person, a Christian person or a Jewish person — I went as a human being” [VIDEO]

THE PLAYERS TRIBUNE Why I Went to Auschwitz by Ray Allen August 3, 2017 …I took that [Auschwitz] trip just a few months ago. It was my first time in Poland. I went there to learn more about something that had … Continue reading

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“The Holocaust is a fictional story made up by Israelis, Americans and Jews”

GATESTONE Deny the Holocaust, but Don’t Question Sharia? by Majid Rafizadeh July 23, 2017 If you grew up between Iran and Syria, as I did, you would have lived underneath the iron rule of dictators such as Bashar Assad, Ayatollah … Continue reading

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Ray Allen, 10-time NBA All-Star sworn in to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum Council

THE UNDEFEATED Ray Allen talks about his passion for teaching others about the Holocaust by Kelley D. Evans April 28, 2017 After former NBA 3-point legend Ray Allen retired in November 2016, the two-time NBA champ picked up something he’d … Continue reading

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“In bitter Holocaust Remembrance Day speech citing new UN documents, Netanyahu castigates global indifference 75 years ago, says it persists today” [VIDEO]

JTA Allies could have saved 4 million Jews, Netanyahu says at Holocaust remembrance ceremony April 23, 2017 Israel opened its Holocaust Remembrance Day with a ceremony during which six Israeli Holocaust survivors lit torches in memory of the six million Jews … Continue reading

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