Many Holocaust survivors have remained silent about sexual abuse they endured as young victims, in part because of the shame of such an admission.
Ashkenazic Jews were among the last Europeans to take family names.
Part of our shared history includes an arsenal of leftover images, sepia tones acting as visual proof to stories we’ve worked so diligently to keep alive.
Following the war, Otto Frank, a survivor of Auschwitz, acted as a voice for his young daughter Anne.
A look at Princess Andrew of Greece and Denmark, and the great lengths she went to to save Jewish lives in the Holocaust.
Chaim Ferster, a Polish-Jewish Holocaust survivor who spent time in eight concentration camps, has died.
When Irene Danner was expelled from school in 1938 for being half-Jewish, she found safety from the Nazis’ persecution amidst Adolf Althoff’s circus.
One of the highlights of this year’s Congress was a resolution declaring the Jewish people a Semitic people, indigenous to the land of Israel.
The personal collection of Holocaust documentation of survivor and historian Prof. Yaffa Eliach was dedicated at the Yad Vashem memorial and museum in Jerusalem.
While Schindler and Wallenberg have become household names, Fry, an American who helped smuggle some 2,200 Jews out of France, remains relatively unknown.