Yom Hashoah is a call to assist the poorest survivors

(JTA) — This week, the State of Israel’s comptroller sharply criticized the government for neglecting the intense poverty of many of the state’s elderly Holocaust survivors. Like the sirens that will blare Monday in Israel on Yom Hashoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, to memorialize the 6 million, the report sounded a new call, urging us to move…