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Shoe with a wilted flower on it as partof an installation that honors the Jews who were killed by fascist Arrow Cross militiamen in Budapest during World War II

Textbook history can be dry and seemingly lifeless, but the collective past of the human race is our touchstone to assessing where we might venture moving forward.

Howard Richard Debs
row of short candles with flames

January 27, 2005 marked the 60th anniversary of the Red Army’s liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau extermination camp in Poland.

Aron Hirt-Manheimer
Yad Vashem

Genocide has been in the news lately.

On March 17th, Secretary of State John Kerry declared:

Aron Hirt-Manheimer

Yom Hashoah arrives this year on the eve of two historic anniversaries: the 80th anniversary of the coming into effect of the Nuremberg Race La

Irwin Cotler (JTA)

As a spring 2016 participant in NFTY-EIE High School in Israel, I recently visited Majdanek, a concentration camp in Poland, with my classmates.

Jenna S.

January 27th is the United Nations-designated International H

Ellen Cassedy
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