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Study finds major gaps in Holocaust knowledge among Americans

A study released on Thursday found critical gaps in knowledge of basic facts about the Holocaust among the US public, especially among young adults....

Netanyahu responds to Iranian threats on eve of Holocaust Remembrance Day

Speaking at Israel’s Holocaust memorial museum in Jerusalem, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu clarified that in every generation, Israel will continue to combat those...

Amram’s rose garden, Shlomo’s accordion: When objects help us mourn and remember

Before he left for reserve duty, Amram Ben-Sisu stopped to care for his beloved rose garden one last time. Since his death, his family...

Stephanie Portnoy, a Holocaust survivor, activated today’s Yom HaShoah siren

Stephanie Portnoy, 77, was hidden in several houses of Polish families who saved her and thus survived the war. This morning, she joined her...

The story of a little boy who fought back against the Nazis

Avraham Weinreich joined the partisans alone when he was only 11 years old. He became a fighter who killed German soldiers, detonated an ammunition...

Israel’s State Comptroller published troubling report regarding country’s Holocaust survivors

Israel’s State Comptroller published a report regarding the country’s assistance to Holocaust survivors. The data is worrying and shows a non-utilization of funds amounting...

Holocaust Hip Hop

Esther Bejarano was part of a women's choir in Auschwitz, and now performs in a Hip Hop band that fights Neo-Nazism. jwplayer("jwplayer").setup({ ...

Bereaved families from Kiryat Bialik outraged after memorial service due to sound system problem

Bereaved families from Kiryat Bialik were shocked to discover that the sound system at their local military cemetery was not connected properly and therefore,...

Brother of Mount Herzl tragedy victim continues in sister’s footsteps

The brother of Hila Betzaleli, who was killed four years ago during the rehearsals for the annual Independence Day ceremony, talks about his family’s...

Commander of the Bedouin Reconnaissance Unit recalls fallen cousin

Head commander of the Bedouin Reconnaissance Unit, Itamar Gadir, talks about the loss of his cousin, Ayman, who was killed 12 years ago. ...