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Holocaust Torah Scrolls

Hungarian Jews Demand Russia To Return Scrolls Stolen During WWII

Reuters | Michael Winfrey | Posted 01.27.2013 | World

PRAGUE, Nov 27 (Reuters) - Hungarian Jews have asked Russia to return scrolls and valuable religious items looted by Nazis and the Red Army in World...

Demanding Accountability In The 'Holocaust Torah Scrolls' Scam

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 04.10.2012 | Religion
Menachem Rosensaft

It remains to be seen whether Zitelman and others at Save a Torah who kept their heads in the sand long after evidence of Youlus' fraudulent scheme had become incontrovertible will ever offer a public apology for their role in this abomination.

How We Sugarcoat The Holocaust

Alan Elsner | Posted 04.07.2012 | Religion
Alan Elsner

A sad story approached a sad conclusion last week when a rabbi pleaded guilty to fraud for falsely selling what he claimed were Torah scrolls rescued from the Holocaust to synagogues and Jewish communities.

The Holocaust Torah Scrolls Scam, Part II: Why Is Anyone Still Defending This Man?

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Religion
Menachem Rosensaft

Menachem Youlus violated the trust of people who thought they were supporting the rescue of Torah scrolls and instead unwittingly helped facilitate a truly contemptible scam.