November 12, 2006 10:00am
Israel’s recent war with Hezbollah resulted in a new wave of anti-Semitic incidents in Europe — almost all in Western Europe, a new report finds.
November 1, 2006 10:00am
The new director of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, perhaps the best known symbol of the Holocaust, is preparing to implement sweeping changes.
October 23, 2006 9:00am
A Holocaust survivor has turned into a philanthropist, focusing on members of his hometown in Poland, as well as Polish-Jewish dialogue.
October 22, 2006 9:00am
A Czech curator is determined to attract contemporary Jewish artists to traditional Prague.
October 9, 2006 9:00am
Claims that an Israeli firm intends to build a parking lot above a medieval Jewish cemetery have created a media storm in the Czech Republic.
September 18, 2006 9:00am
European policies toward Israel, Iran and the Palestinian territories — along with the continued growth of extremism in Islamic communities — played a central role in the life of European Jewry in 5766.
September 17, 2006 9:00am
During big-issue speeches made by the Polish president and prime minister during recent diplomatic trips, the identical twin leaders also recited what has become a well-rehearsed mantra for them: There is no place for anti-Semitism in Poland.
September 14, 2006 9:00am
A retired German gardener was lying in a hospital bed when he heard a pitch asking for help in finding the burial site of a man who once was the most prominent Jew in town — and only the gardener knew the grave’s location.
August 24, 2006 9:00am
A new book details the hostility toward Jews in every level of postwar Polish society, from the Catholic Church and the police to doctors, factory workers, peasants and the Communist party.
August 3, 2006 9:00am
Dogged by anti-Semitic ancestors and party members with spotty pasts, Poland’s education minister insists his coattails are clean.