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Oskar Schindler

Oskar Schindler’s Abandoned Factory Will Become A Holocaust Memorial

The Huffington Post | Rebecca Shapiro | Posted 11.11.2016 | World

A dilapidated factory that Oskar Schindler once used to save more than 1,000 Jews from Nazi death camps during World War II will be restored into a Ho...

His Brother's Keeper: Chinese 'Schindler' Defied His Government To Rescue More Than 3,000 Austrian Jews | Posted 09.13.2016 | Impact

EDITOR'S NOTE: At a time when Americans are being encouraged to shun those whose beliefs or backgrounds are different than our own, and a wave of rac...

Jerusalem's New Museum Reveals Untold History

Natasha Srdoc | Posted 10.10.2016 | World
Natasha Srdoc

On September 8, 2015, Shimon Perez, Israel's former president, prime minister and Noble Peace Prize winner delivered an address to leaders from within Israel, and dignitaries and guests from around the world attending the official opening of Jerusalem's newest museum, the Friends of Zion Heritage Center.

Induce Memory to Serve Us

Elie Wiesel | Posted 05.10.2015 | World
Elie Wiesel

Forgetting man's past atrocities or ignoring those happening, now, today, in too many places around the world, is both callous and short-sighted. That is bad enough. But it's equally hazardous to ignore the astonishing and perilous acts of human courage that negate, undo, reverse the violence and uphold our rights and dignity as humans.

Halina Silber Survived Auschwitz With Help Of 'Angel Sent By God To Save Us'

The Frederick News-Post, Md. | Nicholas C. Stern | Posted 06.08.2013 | DC

Looking at haunted, skeletal prisoners and smelling the odor rising from a crematorium at the Auschwitz concentration camp in which she was briefly im...

German Holocaust Archive Reveals 'Treasure Trove Of Documents'

Reuters | Posted 06.03.2013 | World

By Madeline Chambers BAD AROLSEN, Germany, April 3 (Reuters) - George Jaunzemis was three and a half years old when, in the chaotic we...

Astoria Characters: The Well-Engineered Family

Nancy Ruhling | Posted 01.28.2012 | New York
Nancy Ruhling

Jarda Nehybka never thought he'd have a wife and two tow-headed toddlers, not at this age, 69.

'Schindler's List' Factory To House Contemporary Art Museum

ARTINFO | Posted 08.15.2011 | Arts

Today, Oskar Schindler's Krakow factory is taking on a new mission. Through the initiative of mayor Jacek Majchrowski, it has become a contemporary art museum.

A Hero In Need: The 'Oskar Schindler Of Congo' Fights For His Life

Bryan Mealer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Impact
Bryan Mealer

In your lifetime, there are few moments when you're given the opportunity to directly save another person's life. Congo needs its hero now more than ever. So I ask you now, who's with me?

'Schindler's list' To Sell For $2.2m

Telegraph | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The only privately held copy of a list that Oskar Schindler drew up of Jews to be saved from Nazi concentration camps is on sale for $2.2 million (£1...