- AFP via Yahoo! NewsMay 02 09:48 AM
Fifty holocaust survivors who were prevented from getting a traditional Jewish coming-of-age ceremony finally received it during an emotional event at the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Monday. The septuagenarians and octogenarians were given Bar Mitzvah and Bat Mitzvah ceremonies, which are normally staged for male and female Jews at age 12 or 13, in an event held ahead of Israel's Holocaust ...
- AFP via Yahoo!7 NewsMay 02 09:49 AM
Jerusalem (AFP) - Fifty holocaust survivors who were prevented from getting a traditional Jewish coming-of-age ceremony finally received it during an emotional event at the Western Wall in Jerusalem on Monday.
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- Time MagazineApr 29 09:36 AM
How genealogical detective work mends a shattered family
- Boston HeraldMay 02 02:49 AM
Whispers spread through Mary Beth Donovan’s eighth-grade class the day she introduced “The Diary of Anne Frank” at the Tenney Grammar School in Methuen. “A few students told others that the Holocaust never happened, that Anne Frank was a fictional character,” Donovan told the Herald. “It set me off my feet. I was really unbalanced by it all.”
- Chicago TribuneApr 27 11:31 AM
It is a question that haunts Holocaust survivors and their heirs more intensely each day: What will happen when the survivors are no longer here to tell their stories? Books, articles and documentary films, of course, will convey what happened. But nothing quite matches the urgency of seeing and...
- The Ocala Star-BannerMay 01 05:22 PM
To honor the victims of the Nazi Holocaust and to ensure their story is never forgotten in hopes that it is never repeated, the city of Ocala on Sunday hosted the first day of its annual Days of Holocaust Remembrance.
- WMCTV MemphisMay 01 05:02 PM
The annual Holocaust Memorial Program at the Memphis Jewish Community Center features the film "Lives Restarted".
- The Washington TimesApr 30 01:10 AM
PITTSBURGH (AP) - When Beth Moody saw a recent ad on Facebook that the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum was asking "citizen historians" to crowdsource articles about the Holocaust from 1933 to 1945 from local newspapers, she didn't hesitate. "I was already researching my family's history through the Altoona (Pa.) ...
- Miami HeraldApr 29 04:05 AM
Holocaust Remembrance Day will be held Sunday at Miami Beach’s Holocaust Memorial Guests are being encouraged to use a new app to hear survivor stories, see historical footage Survivors say the app will help pass on their stories to a younger generation … Click to Continue »
- The Nashua TelegraphApr 28 09:04 PM
NASHUA - The Greater Nashua Holocaust Remembrance Committee will present a Holocaust Remembrance Day interfaith observance at 7 p.m. Sunday at River University's Dion Center in Nashua. The Yom HaShoah event is free, open to the public and does not require an RSVP. A question-and-answer session and a candle-lighting ceremony memorializing Holocaust victims will follow the presentation. Sponsored...
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