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Jews for Jesus Releases 'That Jew Died for You' Video Ahead of Easter, Holocaust Remembrance Day

A short dramatic video depicting Jesus in line to be sent inside the Auschwitz concentration camp by Nazi soldiers circa 1943 Poland, and chosen to be killed inside a gas chamber, was released this week by Jews For Jesus, a ministry of Christian outreach into the Jewish community.

Holocaust: Historical Revisionism and Trivialization

As I write this commentary on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, I am almost speechless, which, as anyone who knows me could tell you, is rare. I am upset and, quite frankly, outraged, not because the day brings up reflectionsShow More Summary

Holocaust Remembrance: A Special Screening of 'There Was Once'

A man visits the snow covered Holocaust Memorial at the International Holocaust Remembrance Day in Berlin, Jan. 27, 2014. [AP Photo] The horrors of the Holocaust continue to reverberate some 70 years later. As I reflect on all the lives...Show More Summary

In France, a "Day of Rage" Protest On the Eve of the Holocaust Remembrance Day Features Ugly, Loud Anti-Semitism

Horrible. In the video below, "Juif" -- their favorite word -- means Jew, of course. The first thing said is Juif, casse-toi, La France n'est pas à toi! This means something like: "Jew, get the hell out, France is not...

Auschwitz Survivors Mark Holocaust Remembrance Day

Auschwitz survivors and Israeli officials marked 69 years since the liberation of the Nazi death camp on Monday. A ceremony was held at the Auschwitz-Birkenau memorial on International Holocaust Remembrance Day. International Holocaust Remembrance Day was established by the United nations in memory of some six million Holocaust victims. Show More Summary

Three Lessons from Auschwitz on Holocaust Remembrance Day

I am overwhelmed, at Auschwitz, on International Holocaust Remembrance Day, where I join somberly with fellow Israeli leaders to remember and to learn lessons for the future.

On International Holocaust Remembrance Day, Questions for the Holocaust Museum

"We were friends, I thought. And here she was with the others in the mob!" As you enter the new exhibit at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C., you see an image of lovely young girls dressed up for a dance class. Some of the girls are Jews and some are not, but you can't tell which are which. Show More Summary

The last word on the Holocaust?

When is a book not a book? Or a memorial not a memorial? These seem key questions to ask on this, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, and perhaps especially in regard to Phil Chernofsky’s “And Every Single One Was Someone,” a 1,250-page oversized hardcover inscribed with 6 million words, every one of which is “Jew.”

What to remember about the Holocaust

TODAY IS INTERNATIONAL HOLOCAUST REMEMBRANCE DAY. Of course when I think about it, what I comes to mind first isn’t the Holocaust, but my own memories of growing up Jewish and feeling conflicted about so many things. On one hand I felt a connection to the people I went to Sunday School with, [...]

-UN: International Holocaust Remembrance Day

                (Arrival at Auschwitz concentration camp 1944: Wikipedia) Today, January 27 is International Holocaust Remembrance Day recognized by the United Nations and in many European nations. Here’s the story From the Debka File: Memorial services and ceremonies take place at the UN, led by the UN Secretary, in Britain, the EU and other parts of […]

International Holocaust Remembrance Day 2014

Monday is International Holocaust Remembrance Day (in the U.K., Holocaust Memorial Day). The World War II generation of the de Wind family was immensely and disproportionately affected by the Holocaust. On the occasion of this solemn...Show More Summary

Holocaust survivor Charles Stein of Springfield still spreading his story at 93

For most Americans, today is national Holocaust Remembrance Day. For Charles Stein of Springfield, who escaped Nazi-occupied Austria as a college student in 1938, that day is also Feb. 28. That day, in 1942, his parents were killed by the Nazis. Read full article >>

NYPD BUSTS MEZUZAH BURNINGS SUSPECT

New York’s police department is questioning a suspect in the mezuzah burnings that occurred in Brooklyn on Monday, which was Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day.

Yom HaShoah: So what?

Why Holocaust Remembrance Day is becoming irrelevant Holocaust Remembrance Day came and went, but the holiday known abroad as Yom HaShoah is facing irrelevance. http://communities.washingtontimes.com/neighborhood/tygrrrr-express/2013/apr/9/why-holocaust-remembrance-day-becoming-irrelevant/ eric  

Hate Crimes Unit Investigates Burned Jewish Symbols Outside Brooklyn Doors

A dozen mezuzahs were burned in a Brooklyn apartment building yesterday, which was Holocaust Remembrance Day. The NYPD's Hate Crimes Task Force is investigating the incident, which took place in the afternoon at 85 Taylor Street in the Taylor-Wythe Houses in South Williamsburg. Show More Summary

Thoughts On Holocaust Remembrance Day

On this Holocaust Remembrance Day [April 7, 2013], remember the six million Jews who were murdered in the Holocaust for [...]

Jeffrey Bernstein: Lessons From Holocaust Remembrance Day: Don't Just Remember, Take Action

If we Jews and all other citizens of humanity actually mean the words we speak when we say, "never again," then we must take a stand, today, and actively choose to care and to defend justice by celebrating the uncelebrated and by protecting...Show More Summary

Honoring Holocaust Remembrance Day With 6 Poignant Quotes

Post by Emily AbbateToday millions of Americans remember the more than 6 million Jews that perished during World War II by observing Holocaust Remembrance Day. It's a scary thing to think that there are people who deny the horrific events of the Holocaust ever happened or that the Diary of Anne Frank is a forgery. Show More Summary

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