Eastern Europe

The UN recognizes slivovitz.

David Klein
Dec. 7 2022 12:01AM

The pivot to Asia starts in the Middle East.

Louis Dugit-Gros
July 29 2022 12:01AM

How a much-lauded historian with a genius for identifying similarities—but no eye for differences—misreads Jewish history.

Nov. 12 2020 12:01AM

There were many more illiterate Jews in the Tsarist empire than we tend to think there were.

March 6 2019 12:01AM

Collaboration in the slaughter of the Jews on the one hand, “Jewish crimes” against Lithuanians on the other.

Antony Polonsky
Feb. 14 2018 12:01AM

What underlies Poland’s new Holocaust legislation.

Feb. 6 2018 12:01AM

Looking east.

Judith Bergman
June 7 2016 12:01AM

The Yale historian’s much-lauded new book promises a revolutionary view of the Holocaust. But it misleads more than it enlightens.

Nov. 4 2015 12:01AM

Forgetting the long history of anti-Semitism.

David A. Bell
Sept. 4 2015 12:01AM

February 16 is Lithuanian independence day. Since 2008, an organization with openly pro-Nazi sympathies has used the date for its annual march through the city. . .

Efraim Zuroff
Feb. 20 2015 12:01AM

The Moscow-based “World Without Nazism” (WWN) purports to be an independent organization dedicated to combating anti-Semitism and neo-fascism in Europe. In reality, it is a. . .

Feb. 10 2015 12:01AM

When the totalitarian regimes of the Eastern bloc collapsed in 1989, some predicted a return of virulent anti-Semitism. Certainly, it has not disappeared. But the. . .

Paul Berman
Dec. 31 2014 12:01AM

A first-hand report on the refugees from the war-torn towns of eastern Ukraine.

Oct. 28 2014 12:01AM

Remembering Jan Karski, the Pole who told FDR to his face about the Holocaust, and still wondered if he’d done enough.

Sept. 9 2014 6:32PM