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Holocaust Memorial

Photographer Documents The Haunting Journey To Auschwitz

HuffPost Italy | Alexandra Ma | Posted 01.27.2016 | World

On Wednesday, the United Nations marks International Holocaust Remembrance Day, in which the world honors the millions of victims who were murdered by...

How I Found the Power of Creativity in Berlin

Esther de Charon de Saint Germain | Posted 07.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Esther de Charon de Saint Germain

So if you ever feel you're are not very creative, know this gift of creativity is part of who you are. Honor it, use it and share it. Because it just might change our world into an even better place.

How Will We Remember The Holocaust After The Survivors Are Gone?

Religion News Service | Lauren Markoe | Posted 11.01.2014 | Religion

(RNS) As aging Holocaust survivors gathered at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum to celebrate its 20th anniversary last year, a question hung in the ...

Auschwitz Selfie Girl: 'I Don't Think I Would Do Anything Differently'

USA Today | Jessica Durando | Posted 07.24.2014 | Religion

(RNS) An Alabama teen who faced criticism for posting a smiling snapshot of herself in front of the Auschwitz concentration camp is defending her acti...

Katherine Bindley

Statehouse Holocaust Memorial Under Fire For Using Star Of David

HuffingtonPost.com | Katherine Bindley | Posted 07.18.2013 | Religion

Plans for a Holocaust memorial at the Ohio Statehouse have stirred a debate over the separation of church and state that may lead to a lawsuit because...

Never Forget: Holocaust Survivor Shares Her Story

HuffPost Live | Posted 04.14.2013 | HuffPost Live 321

The Days of Remembrance of the Victims of the Holocaust is an 8-day period designated by the U.S. Congress dedicated to our collective imperative to n...

Gay Hookup App Users Taking 'Sexy' Pics At Extremely Solemn Location

The Huffington Post | Meredith Bennett-Smith | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Users of a popular gay hookup and dating app for men have been using an unusual backdrop in their profile pictures recently. More and more pictures...

Vandals Deface Holocaust Monument

AP/The Huffington Post | By VANESSA GERA | Posted 11.02.2011 | Arts

WARSAW, Poland (Associated Press) -- Vandals desecrated a monument marking the spot in Poland where hundreds of Jews were burned alive during World Wa...

Living History: Retracing Family Roots in Berlin

Melanie Nayer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Travel
Melanie Nayer

In Berlin, I walked through history, retracing the roots of my family tree and immersing myself in the dark past of my Jewish heritage. What must it have been like to wonder if tomorrow would be better than today?

Righteous Among The Nations: Muslims Who Saved Jews From Holocaust

Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion

By Tim Townsend St. Louis Post-Dispatch ST. LOUIS (RNS) In 2003, Norman Gershman was looking for some of the righteous. What he found astonished ...

The Man Who Was Tony Curtis

Tom Teicholz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

It was Curtis' combination of toughness and vulnerability -- his predatory sexual magnetism and the almost female quality to his beauty -- that would make his career.

Voice of Hope

Angella Nazarian | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Angella Nazarian

So now, Skokie has a new memorial to commemorate one of the world's greatest tragedies. Israel too, has a Holocaust memorial, but its annual moment of remembrance is just as powerful.