Holocaust

Study: More than one in 10 Americans under 40 thinks Jews caused the Holocaust

Wednesday, September 16, 2020

09/16/2020 More than one in 10 American adults under 40 believes that Jews caused the Holocaust. That’s one finding from a survey published Wednesday trying to gauge Holocaust knowledge among millennials and Generation Z, a cohort ranging in age from 18 to 39. The survey found that most respondents had heard of the Holocaust and … Read More

Holocaust Survivor Architect Designs Memorial for Albanians Who Rescued Jews

Monday, August 24, 2020

08/22/2020 In the world of New York architecture, Stephen Jacobs is known for his multimillion-dollar creations, such as the Hotel Gansevoort, a swanky boutique hotel with a rooftop bar that was the first luxury hotel in the city’s trendy Meatpacking District. But Jacobs recently finished a much different project — and charged nothing. For several … Read More

Survivors Launch Online Campaign to Ban Holocaust Denial From Facebook

Thursday, July 30, 2020

A group of Holocaust survivors launched a campaign on Wednesday calling on Facebook head Mark Zuckerberg to take immediate action to remove Holocaust denial from the social media site. Coordinated by the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany, which “represents the world’s Jews in negotiating for compensation and restitution for victims of Nazi persecution,” … Read More

Memorial to Holocaust Victims Unveiled in Moldova

Friday, July 24, 2020

A new Holocaust memorial was unveiled in the ex-Soviet republic of Moldova this week on the site of a former Jewish ghetto. The memorial in the city of Cahul — in the south of the landlocked nation that is sandwiched between Romania and Ukraine — was the site of mass executions of Jews during the … Read More