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Belongings of Holocaust survivor Wladyslaw Szpilman, real-life hero of 'The Pianist', up for auction [Video]

Belongings of Holocaust survivor Wladyslaw Szpilman, real-life hero of 'The Pianist', up for auction

A fountain pen, silver pocket watch and other prized possessions of the late Jewish-Polish composer Wladyslaw Szpilman go under the hammer in Warsaw next week.

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:20Published
80-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Shares His Key To Beating COVID-19 [Video]

80-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Shares His Key To Beating COVID-19

Avram Woidislawsky is back home after spending 81 days on a ventilator at the hospital of the University of Pennsylvania.

Credit: CBS 3 Philly     Duration: 00:44Published
Union Station to host Holocaust exhibit displaying 700 original artifacts from Auschwitz [Video]

Union Station to host Holocaust exhibit displaying 700 original artifacts from Auschwitz

Union Station to host Holocaust exhibit displaying 700 original artifacts from Auschwitz

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Registration open for CANDLES Holocaust Museum's trip to Auschwitz [Video]

Registration open for CANDLES Holocaust Museum's trip to Auschwitz

Registration open for CANDLES Holocaust Museum's trip to Auschwitz

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Midmorning With Aundrea - September 4, 2020 (Part 1) [Video]

Midmorning With Aundrea - September 4, 2020 (Part 1)

(Part 1 of 2) Depression levels have risen significantly since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic. And this week's marks the 75th anniversary of the end of World War Two. A new online database is..

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Eva Kor, and other Holocaust survivors to be featured in 60 Minutes episode [Video]

Eva Kor, and other Holocaust survivors to be featured in 60 Minutes episode

Eva Kor, and other Holocaust survivors to be featured in 60 Minutes episode

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The Inside Story of California's 2018 Camp Fire [Video]

The Inside Story of California's 2018 Camp Fire

Students at Paradise High School recall the moment when the deadliest wildfire in California’s history destroyed their town.

Credit: The New Yorker     Duration: 23:18Published
TikTok Removes 380K Videos for Violating Hate Speech Policy [Video]

TikTok Removes 380K Videos for Violating Hate Speech Policy

The platform has removed racist clips, hate groups and content that denies "violent tragedies" like the Holocaust or slavery.

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CANDLES Holocaust Museum set to offer free virtual lectures - here's how you can sign-up [Video]

CANDLES Holocaust Museum set to offer free virtual lectures - here's how you can sign-up

CANDLES Holocaust Museum set to offer free virtual lectures - here's how you can sign-up

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‘Women in the Holocaust Virtual Book Club’ [Video]

‘Women in the Holocaust Virtual Book Club’

‘Women in the Holocaust Virtual Book Club’

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Pak Independence Day: Aug 14 is worst day for Baloch people, says Naela Quadri Baloch [Video]

Pak Independence Day: Aug 14 is worst day for Baloch people, says Naela Quadri Baloch

Baloch People's Congress Chairperson Naela Quadri Baloch calls August 14 as 'Black Day' in the history of Balochistan. "Balochistan was invaded by Pakistan, as Pakistan was landlocked country. They are..

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081120 white supr letter [Video]

081120 white supr letter

081120 white supr letter

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CANDLES Holocaust Museum launches resources to teach kids about Eva Kor and Holocaust [Video]

CANDLES Holocaust Museum launches resources to teach kids about Eva Kor and Holocaust

CANDLES Holocaust Museum launches resources to teach kids about Eva Kor and Holocaust

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Jewish Athletes in Milwaukee (August 12th, 1997) [Video]

Jewish Athletes in Milwaukee (August 12th, 1997)

Jewish athletes visit Milwaukee, give back, and find historical parallels with African Americans.

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Holocaust Project [Video]

Holocaust Project

New Hope Middle teacher is keeping her ancestors memories alive in future generations through the Holocaust Project.

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A Holocaust Survivor Says Family Separation At The Border Gives Her "Nightmares" [Video]

A Holocaust Survivor Says Family Separation At The Border Gives Her "Nightmares"

Dr. Edith Eva Eger, who lost her own parents at Auschwitz, says the current immigrant family separation crisis at the border gives her "nightmares," and explains why we must unite as a nation.

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Dr. Edith Eva Eger: "We Choose to Be Victims" [Video]

Dr. Edith Eva Eger: "We Choose to Be Victims"

Dr. Edith Eva Eger, a remarkable woman, who despite surviving the unspeakable horrors of the Holocaust, tells Oprah that being a victim is a choice.

Credit: Super Soul Sunday     Duration: 00:52Published
French mayor apologises for comparing modern-day police to WWII Vichy regime [Video]

French mayor apologises for comparing modern-day police to WWII Vichy regime

French mayor apologises for comparing modern-day police to WWII Vichy regime

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Monument to Eva Kor unveiled [Video]

Monument to Eva Kor unveiled

Monument to Eva Kor unveiled

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Activists roadblock Trafalgar Square demanding fall of UK government [Video]

Activists roadblock Trafalgar Square demanding fall of UK government

Activists from Beyond Politics roadblocked Trafalgar Square on Saturday (July 25) demanding the UK government steps down and is replaced with citizens' assemblies. Police attempted to negotiate with..

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How the magic of kindness helped me survive the Holocaust | Werner Reich [Video]

How the magic of kindness helped me survive the Holocaust | Werner Reich

Holocaust survivor Werner Reich recounts his harrowing adolescence as a prisoner transported between concentration camps -- and shares how a small, kind act can inspire a lifetime of compassion. "If..

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Midmorning With Aundrea - July 23, 2020 (Part 1) [Video]

Midmorning With Aundrea - July 23, 2020 (Part 1)

(Part 1 of 2) Forget the fantasy that coronavirus rates would go down in summer months. Statistics are proving that COVID-19 rates are higher in states that use more air conditioning, which might be..

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Nazi concentration camp guard Bruno Dey, 93, convicted in Germany [Video]

Nazi concentration camp guard Bruno Dey, 93, convicted in Germany

Nazi concentration camp guard Bruno Dey, 93, convicted in Germany

Credit: Euronews English     Duration: 01:37Published
WW2: The nun who saved my life [Video]

WW2: The nun who saved my life

An extraordinary Catholic nun saved Hélène Ullrich and 82 other children during the Holocaust in World War Two in France.

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How Jewish history and the Holocaust fueled Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s quest for justice


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3 Holocaust monuments vandalized with swastikas in Ukraine and Russia

3 holocaust monuments vandalized with swastikas in ukraine and russia
At the former concentration camp Bogdanovka, in southern Ukraine, a note with three swastikas was addressed to three prominent Jews.
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Israeli director makes Jewish character in Holocaust film Roma instead

israeli director makes jewish character in holocaust film roma instead
Noomi Rapace told him that she believes she has Roma ancestry and she was emotionally connected to their story. So they changed the Jewish character into a Roma one.
Jerusalem Post - Published

Many Young Americans Don’t Know Key Facts About the Holocaust. Now Is the Time to Fix the Way We Teach This History in the U.S.


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Survey: Millennials and Gen Z lack Holocaust knowledge

63% do not know 6 million Jews were killed during the Holocaust, according to a study.
CBS News - Published Also reported by •FOXNews.com

Survey: Young Americans lack basic knowledge about the Holocaust

A disturbing new survey finds a lack of basic knowledge about the Holocaust among young Americans. Almost half of Americans between the ages of 18 and 39 couldn't name a single concentration camp or..
CBS News - Published

Miami Herald apologizes for 'racist' insert column

MIAMI (AP) — The Miami Herald is investigating how it published a paid insert with what it called “racist and anti-Semitic commentary” and distributed to readers of its Spanish-language sister..
SeattlePI.com - Published

Almost 20% Of New York Millennials Blame Jews For The Holocaust

“This needs to serve as a wake-up call to us all”
Daily Caller - Published

Cardinal Tobin says Biden remarks not intended as endorsement

CNA Staff, Sep 16, 2020 / 01:45 pm (CNA).- Cardinal Joseph Tobin of Newark said on Tuesday that voters could choose Joe Biden in good conscience, and suggested he would have difficulty voting for..
CNA - Published

Survey Finds Lack of Holocaust Knowledge Among American Young Adults

New study shows little basic understanding among Millennials and Gen Z of the mass extermination of Jews by Nazi Germany
VOA News - Published

11% of American Adults Under 40 Think Jews Caused Holocaust

About one-in-10 American adults under the age of 40 think that the Holocaust, which killed about 6 million Jews, was actually caused by Jews, according to a new survey released Wednesday, the Times of..
Newsmax - Published

Half of millennials, Gen Z can't name a single concentration camp as Holocaust knowledge wanes in younger Americans, survey finds

An alarming new survey on Holocaust knowledge also found that almost two-thirds of younger Americans don't know that six millions Jews were killed.
USATODAY.com - Published

75 years after Dachau, Holocaust survivor Ernie Gross shares a message of hope and forgiveness

Ernie Gross, 91, reflects on his life experiences as a Holocaust survivor. He lost five family members in the Nazi death camps.
USATODAY.com - Published

Rabbi facing criminal charges, accused of Ponzi scheme that allegedly defrauded Holocaust survivor

A Chicago rabbi has been indicted on federal charges alleging he defrauded at least 75 people out of approximately $23 million in a Ponzi-style scheme purporting to purchase and operate nursing homes..
ChicagoTribune - Published

Highland Film Group Launches US Distribution Arm, Partners With Paramount Home Entertainment

highland film group launches us distribution arm, partners with paramount home entertainment
The independent sales and production company Highland Film Group led by Arianne Fraser and Delphine Perrier is launching a U.S. theatrical distribution arm called The Avenue Entertainment and has..
The Wrap - Published

Anthony Hopkins and Johnny Flynn to Star in Holocaust Biopic ‘One Life’

anthony hopkins and johnny flynn to star in holocaust biopic ‘one life’
Anthony Hopkins and Johnny Flynn are set to star in “One Life,” a true story drama and biopic about a man who rescued hundreds of children from Nazi death camps during the Holocaust. The film’s..
The Wrap - Published

How Pius XII treated Jewish orphans after World War II

Denver Newsroom, Sep 9, 2020 / 04:00 am (CNA).- Scholars of Pope Pius XII have countered claims that the wartime pope and the Catholic Church hierarchy were complicit in a controversial post-war..
CNA - Published

Vatican newspaper publishes response to Atlantic article on Pius XII and the Holocaust (L'Osservatore Romano)

Writing in the Italian edition of the Vatican newspaper, historian Matteo Luigi Napolitano of the University of Molise responds to David Kertzer’s recent article on new archival findings on Pope Pius..
Catholic Culture - Published

On Labor Day, about 100 rally at Capitol arguing threat from COVID-19 pandemic is over

Republican state Rep. John Fillmore compared mask mandates to the tattooing of victims of the Holocaust.  
azcentral.com - Published

He lived through the Holocaust, and died of COVID-19. His story of survival lives on: 'I just don't want it to be forgotten.'

Laszlo Fischer was 6 when he and his family were boarding a train headed to Auschwitz concentration camp. He was saved that day and lived to be 81.  
USATODAY.com - Published

Fans are flocking to support the US Army officer who was suspended for a Holocaust joke in his TikTok video

The latest TikTok controversy is another headache for the Army, which has struggled to keep soldiers off the app despite the military banning its use.
Business Insider - Published

US Army officer's 'completely unacceptable' TikTok video joking about the Holocaust is widely condemned

"This is completely unacceptable," Sgt. Maj. of the Army Michael Grinston said on Twitter. "On social media or not, racist jokes are racist. Period."
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Red Flag, Talking to the Past

A standoff over Red Flag gun laws; And, Holocaust survivors will be able to share their stories after death thanks to a new project.
CBS News - Published

A Holocaust survivor's motivation for recording memories

Max Eisen is one of the participants in a project that will let future generations engage in real-time conversations with Holocaust survivors, even after their deaths. Producer Shari Finkelstein writes..
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Speaking with Holocaust survivors who've died

Survivors of the Holocaust now have the chance to preserve their stories in a way that allows them to directly answer future generations' questions about their experiences.
CBS News - Published

Holocaust survivors will be able to share their stories after death thanks to a new project

Survivors of the Holocaust now have the chance to preserve their stories in a way that allows them to directly answer future generations' questions about their experiences. Lesley Stahl reports.
CBS News - Published

Holocaust survivor recalls the last thing his father said to him

Holocaust survivor Max Eisen tells 60 Minutes about the act of human kindness that saved his life and why it’s so meaningful to live forever -- virtually at least.
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Records From Once Secret Archive Offer New Clues Into Vatican Response To Holocaust

The Vatican has long maintained that Pope Pius XII did everything he could to save Jewish lives, but newly unearthed papers have renewed accusations of complicit silence against him.
NPR - Published

Newly Unveiled Archives Reveal Pope Pius XII's Response To The Holocaust

New revelations emerge from the long-secret Vatican archive about what Pope Pius XII knew — and did — about the Nazis mass murder of Jews.
NPR - Published Also reported by •Catholic CultureNYTimes.com

Hitler and the Holocaust

In the second volume of his biography, “Hitler: Downfall, 1939-1945,” Volker Ullrich examines the central role of Hitler in the extermination of the Jews.
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