Until recently, Csanád Szegedi was a prominent anti-Semitic extremist in Hungary. Discovering he was Jewish has set him on a path to repentance.

Jahn Puhl
April 4 2014 12:01AM

While Hannah Szenes’ resistance mission to rescue Hungarian Jews failed, Rudolf Kastner saved thousands by negotiating with the Nazis. Their stories remain intertwined, and so do their reputations.

Dan Laor
Nov. 14 2013 12:00AM

In chronicling a blood libel from a century ago, Red Heifer, a new opera by the Hungarian-Jewish conductor Ivan Fischer, underscores the resurgence of anti-Semitism. . .

Marianne Szegedy-Maszak
Oct. 31 2013 12:00AM

The Swedish diplomat who saved thousands of Jews from Nazi Hungary died in Soviet custody in 1947. New revelations from Hungary’s archives may explain why he was there.

Malin Rising
June 26 2013 12:00AM

European capitals, from Paris to Budapest, are enjoying a Jewish cultural renaissance. At the same time, the threats to Jewish life across Europe are growing apace.

June 25 2013 6:20AM