August 4, 2015 1:52pm
The World Jewish Restitution Organization welcomed the Polish president’s decision to refer the law, which sets a six-month deadline for a hearing, to the tribunal.
August 3, 2015 8:18am
The last surviving prisoner of the Nazi extermination camp in Poland attended the ceremony marking the 72nd anniversary of the uprising’s outbreak.
July 29, 2015 11:30am
His $5.5 million gift to the Museum of the History of Polish Jews, despite not being Jewish, was the largest single grant from a private donor.
July 12, 2015 7:01am
On July 10, 1941, dozens of residents of the Polish town murdered hundreds of their Jewish neighbors, most of whom were burned alive in a barn.
July 1, 2015 7:05am
The Ukrainian teen who posted the photo on Facebook apologized to Poles who felt offended, but could be facing charges in Lublin.
June 22, 2015 12:24pm
A new award was created to recognize the growing number of Poles involved in the protection of Jewish heritage in their country.
June 4, 2015 7:51am
When Marcel Zielinski takes part in the 55-mile Ride For The Living, he will be a traversing a similar route he had taken 70 years earlier as a 10-year-old Holocaust survivor.
June 3, 2015 6:54am
Poland’s foreign minister thanked the recipients for their “contribution to Polish-Jewish relations, writing a common history in the new conditions.”
May 26, 2015 1:34pm
Poland’s ombudsman Irena Lipowicz filed her request last year with the country’s Constitutional Tribunal, asking it to make kosher slaughter legal only for the use of the Jewish community in Poland.
May 26, 2015 6:55am
Winner Andrzej Duda, a conservative politician, criticized his opponent former president Bronislaw Komorowski’s apologies in recent years for the massacre that Polish farmers perpetrated against their Jewish neighbors in Jedwabne.
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