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    1. Holocaust Survivor Band returns home to Poland

      AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 28 12:12 AM

      They survived the Holocaust, and held on to their love of life despite their childhood ordeal -- and in their twilight years, now living in the United States, they started a band. This week, the two grandfathers returned to their homeland Poland to pay their respects to the victims of the Nazi German genocide, and to perform at the site of Warsaw's wartime Jewish ghetto. Peering at the crowd ...

    2. Readers call for a fuller remembrance.

    3. With Auschwitz visit, pope faces complex Polish-Jewish story

      Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 27 11:32 PM

      WARSAW, Poland (AP) — Two Holocaust survivors took to a stage at the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto this week to perform lively prewar tunes — the 91-year-old played drums and the 88-year-old was on accordion, keyboard and vocals. In the audience several elderly Christian Poles who saved Jews during the Holocaust swayed and tapped their feet to songs in Yiddish, Hebrew and Polish.

    4. Two Holocaust survivors took to a stage at the site of the former Warsaw Ghetto this week to perform lively prewar tunes — the 91-year-old played drums and the 88-year-old was on accordion, keyboard and vocals. In the audience several elderly Christian Poles who saved Jews during the Holocaust swayed and tapped their feet to songs in Yiddish, Hebrew and Polish.

      Pope Francis to Visit Auschwitz - The Wall Street Journal

    5. Holocaust teachers attend NYC seminar

      Sun-SentinelJul 25 09:34 AM

      Three Palm Beach County teachers recently attended a special five-day Lerner Fellowship Summer Institute Holocaust education seminar put on by the Jewish Foundation of the Righteous in New York City. The seminar took place from June 26-30 at Columbia University for 28 select middle school and high...

    6. Real estate tycoon Jona Goldrich, a Holocaust survivor who came to Southern California with $50 in his pocket and went on to help transform downtown Los Angeles and Marina del Rey, has died. He was 88. Goldrich passed away Sunday of natural causes, his family said. He leaves behind a real estate...

    7. Rescued violins bring back Holocaust 'escape' tales

      AFP via Yahoo! NewsJul 25 08:55 PM

      Tucking the violin beneath his chin, the instrument's wood glistening under the packed auditorium's spotlights, Guy Braunstein's hand trembled from the weight of history. "I have done thousands of concerts, but I have never been as emotional and trembled the way I did when I took that violin from Auschwitz in my hand," Braunstein said backstage after the event. The soloist along with a group of...

    8. Romania institute praises Moldova for condemning Holocaust

      Associated Press via Yahoo! NewsJul 25 05:22 AM

      BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — The Elie Wiesel Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania has praised Moldova's Parliament for condemning the Holocaust in the country.

    9. The Elie Wiesel Institute for the Study of the Holocaust in Romania has praised Moldova’s Parliament for condemning the Holocaust in the country.

    10. A Manhattan Holocaust survivor should be exhumed and reburied in Israel next to her parents, the dead woman's sister said.

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