November 19, 2014 3:19pm
A country with only about 20,000 Jews now boasts dozens of Jewish museums, culture festivals, academic departments and hundreds of grassroots initiatives focused on preserving Jewish heritage.
November 17, 2014 6:13am
Jadwiga Pilsudska Jaraczewska recently met with Poland’s chief rabbi, Michael Schudrich, along with her children and grandchildren.
November 12, 2014 7:20am
The $12 million project is expected to be completed in time for events in 2016 marking the 500th anniversary of the creation of the Venice Ghetto.
October 28, 2014 5:08pm
The presidents of Poland and Israel jointly inaugurated the long-awaited core exhibit of the POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, erected on the site of the Warsaw Ghetto.
October 28, 2014 12:24pm
“It is not a museum of the Holocaust, it is a museum of life,” Israel’s president, Reuven Rivlin, said at the official opening ceremony of the more than $100 million Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews.
October 28, 2014 6:15am
The Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw celebrated its grand opening with a series of events.
October 21, 2014 10:17am
Mayor Ignazio Marino of Rome is in Poland leading city high school students on the annual “Memory Journey” Holocaust education trip to Auschwitz and Krakow.
October 19, 2014 8:02am
Pope Paul VI, the first pontiff to visit Israel, has moved a step closer to sainthood.
October 12, 2014 2:58pm
The mayor of Rome condemned a public commemoration in the city for the late Nazi war criminal Erich Priebke.
October 10, 2014 8:33am
The works of Patrick Modiano, the French author awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature, deal frequently with the experience of Jews under the collaborationist Vichy Regime in World War II occupied France.
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