With sadness, we report that Pearl Benisch has passed away at the age of 100.
The Jewish world has lost a towering hero.
When the world closed its doors to refugees, President Manuel Quezon saved 1200 Jews fleeing Nazi Germany.
The heroic woman rescued scores of Dutch Jews during the Holocaust, and has died at the age of 96.
Sidney Shafner was one of the first U.S. soldiers to reach Dachau, where he saved Marcel Levy.
My great-grandparents were murdered by the Nazis, but they are a powerful living presence in my life.
Our daughter was twinned with a girl from Luboml, Poland who perished in the Holocaust. Then the past came to life.
Raised by Christians as part of the Kindertransport, a 7-year-old girl clings to her Jewish identity.
During the Holocaust, my grandmother gave up everything for her closest friend, only to be abandoned in return.
Robert Levine was captured by the Nazis. As his life hung in balance, his dog tags revealed that he was Jewish.
The thrilling, true story of Rachel Blum’s struggle to survive in a world bent on destroying her.
Hershel Greenblat’s incredible story of resistance and freedom.
I accompanied my grandfather, Howard Kleinberg, to Auschwitz where I heard him tell his harrowing – and miraculous – story to a group of students.
Frida Berger is a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor whose life is devoted to giving, especially through cooking and baking.
A glimpse into the eventful, fearless life of an indomitable survivor.
Father Patrick Desbois has dedicated his life to unearthing unmarked Jewish mass graves in Eastern Europe.
Henry Gallant was a passenger on the doomed SS St. Louis that fled Nazi Germany but was refused entry.
While Herman Goering was killing Jews, his brother worked tirelessly to save them.
A rare Holocaust diary appears 70 years after being written by its doomed author.
After seeing the whole world bleed and collapse in on itself, this cannot be happening. We must jump.
How did a survivor who wouldn’t buy a ticket to Israel afford to commission a Torah scroll all by himself?
My grandfather’s Passover Seder, hiding from Nazis in the Krakow Ghetto.
The incredible determination and faith of Ben Hirsch, a German boy left orphaned by the Holocaust.
I made a vow: If I survived Buchenwald, I would return and kill the mayor’s wife.
My grandfather woke up that morning in Berlin to see the synagogue engulfed in flames.
Moshe Kraus saved tens of thousands of Jews. Why has no one heard of him?
How Zakynthos, a Greek island, hid its Jews from the Nazis.
Disguised as a Nazi, Pinchas Rosenbaum saved hundreds of Jews in Hungary.
We have a duty to educate the world. Here is one survivor’s harrowing story.
My name is Yechiel Michoel Friedman. I was murdered in Auschwitz and don't you ever forget me.
At the age of 1, I survived the selection in the Kovno Ghetto that wiped out a third of the population.
My grandfather’s struggle to survive in Nazi occupied Europe.
Ben Lesser a Holocaust survivor, on living a life that matters.
Dr. Mohamed Helmy, an Egyptian Arab, risked his own life to save a Jewish family during the Holocaust.
A mother who buried her Jewish identity, and her son’s astonishing quest to reclaim it.
Violinist Bronislaw Huberman saved hundreds from the Nazis. The amazing story behind Joshua Bell’s priceless Stradivarius.
As a child, the horrors of the Holocaust mirrored the incendiary chaos of my home life.
How Rabbi Herschel Schacter saved the life of a Jewish boy who grew up to be Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau.
The inspiration behind an Oscar-nominated documentary, Alice Herz-Sommer passed away a week before the Academy Awards at age 110.
Along with the horrors of the Holocaust, we must never forget the courage and unwavering faith.
Born and raised in Poland, I assumed my mother’s Holocaust burden.
The Jews were packed into cattle cars and covered with lime, which burned their flesh right off the bones.
I started on the lower bunk. As more people were killed, space opened up on the upper bunks.
Throughout the gunfire and screaming, I could hear a violin playing and a woman singing.
Had we taken Hitler's book and speeches literally, we might have acted differently.