Incident at Vichy was first staged in 1965.
France’s first Jewish prime minister fought Vichy and survived a trip to Dachau.
In 1942, Allied forces invading Algeria, then under the control of Vichy France, cooperated with a group of mostly Jewish local resistance fighters. The story. . .
As a whole, France was more eager than other European nations to hand over its Jews to the Nazis. Nonetheless, over 300,000 French Jews managed. . .
The late Benoit Mandelbrot, best known as the founder of fractal geometry, was born in Warsaw to a family of Polish-speaking Jews in 1924. In. . .
During World War II, a remote mountain locale in France provided Jews with sanctuary, as ordinary people responded in complex ways to a world of cruelty.