Anne Frank

“It would be quite funny ten years after the war if we Jews were to tell how we lived and what we ate and talked about here.”

Ruth Franklin
July 14 2022 12:00AM

We already know who murdered Anne Frank.

Jonathan Tobin
March 29 2022 12:01AM

“The most stirring staging of the play I have ever seen.”

May 1 2020 12:01AM

Those “20,000 charming children would all too soon grow up into 20,000 ugly adults.”

Rafael Medoff
June 13 2019 12:01AM

When it comes to the horrors of the Holocaust, and to its heroine as a writer, it falls short.

Ari Folman and David Polonsky
Jan. 15 2019 12:01AM

“People love dead Jews. Living Jews, not so much.”

Oct. 31 2018 12:01AM

What is the “Anne Frank Center” anyway?

Emma Green
April 26 2017 12:01AM

Not only a story of rescue.

Nina Siegal
July 20 2016 12:01AM

The principle of havdalah.

Giles Harvey
June 27 2016 12:01AM

Why are so many Jews convinced that Jewish history, and Jewish pain, exist only to serve the needs of others?

Feb. 15 2016 12:01AM

An exhibit bearing the Dutch girl’s name decries modern-day instances of hatred and ethnic and cultural prejudice. Missing is any mention of anti-Semitism.

Brendan Simms
April 18 2014 12:01AM

A new exhibit at Los Angeles’s Museum of Tolerance restores Anne Frank’s diary to its horrific historical context—and then distills that context into fantasy. . .

Oct. 15 2013 12:00AM

A new book explains FDR’s failure to act decisively on behalf of European Jewry in terms of political constraints on his presidency; but some constraints require transcending.

Ira Katznelson
July 10 2013 12:00AM