Helping to memorialize the Shoah and to protect survivors.
Only interested in dead Jews.
S.Y. Agnon, Solomon ibn Gabirol, and “The Sign.”
In This Hour.
Prewar, no countries had wanted to take in Europe’s Jews. Postwar, many were poised to claim the spoils of the murdered—until an unprecedented group of experts stepped in.
The Last Stage.
Unlike Auschwitz or Dachau, the Warsaw Ghetto cannot be visited in any meaningful way.
Diet Eman, righteous Gentile.
Yitzḥak Halevi Herzog and the hidden children.
Its residents began implementing Nazi policies well before Hitler’s army showed up.
Awash with memorials, and with attacks on Jews.
Keeping an eye on the future and the past helped guard against the present.