Emanuel Ringelblum: The Oyneg Shabbes Underground Archive in the Warsaw Ghetto

The archive remains the largest collection of Jewish documentation detailing the fate of the Jews under Nazi rule.

Friend of the Jews: How Dr. Adelaide Hautval Defied the Nazis and Saved Jewish Lives

Standing up for Jews, Dr. Hautval was sent to Auschwitz where she was asked to assist in medical experiments performed in Block 10.

The Belgian Priest who Saved 400 Jews

Dom Bruno joined the resistance and at great risk to his life established a network of hiding places for Jewish children.

Liberators and Survivors: The First Moments

The liberation of concentration camps by the US Army at the end of WWII.

All My Mothers: The Story of Yehudit Kleinman

Hidden and raised as a Christian in an convent, Yehudit had to make a fateful decision that would shape the course of her life.

Whose Child Are You?: The Story of Tswi Josef Herschel

Given to non-Jewish strangers by his parents when he was a baby, Tswi’s traumatic early years led him to fulfill the dreams of his murdered parents.

The Auschwitz Album: Visual Evidence of the Process Leading to the Mass Murder

The Auschwitz Album is the only surviving visual evidence of the process leading to the mass murder at Auschwitz-Birkenau.

Mahler’s Niece & the Auschwitz Women’s Orchestra

A century ago, one of Europe's great musicians tried to erase her Jewish heritage. Instead, she heroically saved Jewish lives during the Holocaust.

Orthodox Jewish Housewife behind Secret Deal to End the Holocaust

A new book reveals the fascinating story of Swiss Jews who convinced Himmler to destroy Auschwitz and stop exterminating Jews.

My Mother’s Courage

During the Holocaust my mother saved my father’s life at great risk to her own.

The Giro d'Italia's Secret Holocaust Hero and Cycling Champ

During WWII, record-breaking Italian cyclist Gino Bartali used his bicycle to smuggle forged documents, saving 800 Jews from death.

Under Swiss Protection

Carl Lutz accomplished more, with less fanfare, than any other Holocaust rescuer.

Embracing Life

Joshua Kaufman refuses to let his horrific Holocaust experiences stop him from joyfully living life.

Johan van Hulst Risked his Life to Save Jewish Children

van Hulst and his allies rescued 600 Jewish children. For the rest of his life his main regret was not saving more.

Frank Foley: The Spy who Saved 10,000 Jews

This unassuming man was a hero who led a dangerous double life in Nazi Germany as head of Britain’s intelligence service.

One Survivor’s Chilling Experience in Auschwitz

Leslie Kleinman arrived in Auschwitz on his 15th birthday and never saw his family again.

A Holocaust Love Story

A powerful true story of Jewish heroism.

The Goering Brothers: Heredity is Not Destiny

While Herman Goering was killing Jews, his brother worked tirelessly to save them.

Saving as Many as They Could: The Elsinore Sewing Club

The story of a courageous group that helped Jews flee Denmark during the Second World War.

Albanian Muslims who Sheltered Jews

Albanians' strong traditions inspired them to save their nation's Jews during the Holocaust.

Risking Life to Perform Mitzvot in Bergen-Belsen

Every morning under his barracks, Amram Deutsch put on tefillin and said the Shema.

Behind Enemy Lines: Jewish Woman who Spied on Nazis

German soldiers thought she was a blonde bimbo looking for her Nazi fiancé. How did this courageous Jew from an Orthodox family become a spy?

Gino Bartali: The Superstar who Defied the Fascists

One of the greatest cyclists of all time risked his life to save thousands of Jews.

The French Resistance Socialite Heroine who Saved 60 Jewish Children

Everyone should know about Suzanne Spaak’s remarkable courage.

El Salvador’s Schindler who Saved 25,000 Jews

Jose Castellanos Contreras rescued 20 times more Jews than Oskar Schindler. Everyone should know his story.

What Happened to Me in Auschwitz

Renee Salt’s raw and riveting testimony. Make the time to watch it, you won't regret it.

Wladyslaw Kowalski: The Polish Officer who Saved 49 Jews

Risking his life, Kowalski’s house in Warsaw became a shelter for Jewish refugees.

102-Year-Old Holocaust Survivor Meets His Nephew for First Time

Eliyahu Pietruszka thought his entire family had died. Watch the moving video of him meeting the nephew he didn't know existed.

The Fateful Holocaust Secret

A mother who buried her Jewish identity, and her son’s astonishing quest to reclaim it.

Ida and Louise Cook’s Remarkable Rescue Mission

Using their avid opera-going as a cover, the British sisters saved dozens of Jews in Nazi Europe.

The ‘Italian Wallenberg’ who Saved Over 5000 Hungarian Jews

Posing as a Spanish ambassador in Hungary, Giorgio Perlasca risked his life to save 5218 Jews from deportation to Nazi death camps.

I Have a Message for You: A Short Film

A haunting film about one survivor’s unfathomable decision to save herself and the surprising denouement.

A Soldier’s Return to Germany to Avenge His Family’s Deaths

Henry Birnbrey, a Kindertransport survivor, helped liberate a death train in the heart of Nazi Germany.

The Forger: The Heroic, Life-Saving Work of Adolfo Kaminsky

As a teenager, Adolfo Kaminsky saved thousands of lives by forging passports to help children flee the Nazis.

Holocaust Suitcase Packs Stories of Survival

Paula Gris’s childhood ended at age three.

The Red ‘J’ of October

As a boy in Germany, seeing that Judenstempel on his passport made him realize that for the Nazis he was nothing but a Jewish object.

The Unlikely Hero who Saved Thousands of Jews

Even though he lacked the necessary experience, Varian Fry risked his life to save Jews in Vichy France because no one else was going to do it.

Rosh Hashanah Cards from the Holocaust

A glimpse into some of the ways Jews before, during and immediately after the Holocaust marked the New Year.

Chained Melody: A Violin “Recital” in Auschwitz

A moving depiction of a true event that occurred one evening in the concentration camp.

The Holocaust Survivor and the SS Guard

Judy Meisel is one of the last people alive who can help finger a former SS guard who tormented her at the Stuttof concentration camp.

Mary Elmes: A Quiet Heroine

An unknown Irish heroine risked her life to save 200 Jewish children from the Nazis.

It Could Not Happen Here

Giving voice to my uncle’s sacred memories of the Holocaust.

My Mother-in-Law: Jewish Heroine and Nazi Killer

The thrilling, true story of Rachel Blum’s struggle to survive in a world bent on destroying her.

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