Holocaust

Keeping an eye on the future and the past helped guard against the present.

Eli Rubin
Aug. 9 2019 12:01AM

The great poet safely traversed a minefield by counting in poetic meters.

Cnaan Liphshiz
Aug. 8 2019 12:01AM

Ruined cemeteries, celebrations of the Gaon, and the thorny question of collaboration with the Nazis.

Raphael Ahren
Aug. 5 2019 12:01AM

Stalin made the Shoah a taboo subject.

Aron Heller
Aug. 1 2019 12:01AM

His father’s pleas to FDR accomplished little.

Steven I. Weiss
July 29 2019 12:01AM

“The Roosevelt administration had decided to toss the Jewish community a bone.”

Larry Price
July 18 2019 12:01AM

A forgotten friend of the Jews and Israel.

Elliot Jager
July 16 2019 12:01AM

The heroism of Witold Pilecki.

Caroline Moorehead
July 15 2019 12:01AM

The Orthodox Janusz Korczak.

Ofer Aderet
July 12 2019 12:01AM

Nachman Blumental.

Gal Beckerman
July 9 2019 12:01AM

Ben Hecht invented the gangster movie. He also prodded Roosevelt into saving thousands of Jews from the Nazis, and marshaled reluctant American Jews into becoming Zionists.

July 3 2019 12:01AM

Borne with grace, barukh hashem.

Caroline Drew
June 27 2019 12:01AM

Rather, they were dragged there by willing local civilians.

Manfred Gerstenfeld
June 24 2019 12:01AM