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How I Got There: Dagmar Lieblova

Lan Anh Vu | Posted 01.17.2016 | Impact
Lan Anh Vu

Dagmar Lieblova is Holocaust survivor and the chairperson and cofounder of the Terezin Initiative. Lieblova was 14 years old when she and her family were transported to Auschwitz. Lan Anh Vu sat down with Lieblova to hear more about her survival story: a testament to the resilience and strength of the human spirit.

Yom HaShoah 2015: Remembering the Holocaust on a Trip to Eastern Europe

Laurie Levy | Posted 06.14.2015 | Religion
Laurie Levy

It's the shoes that make me cry. In a photo of my mother from 1924, I am drawn to her scuffed Mary Jane shoes. I remember my grandchildren toddling in their Robeez. In 1944-45, Jews were told to remove their shoes and then shot and pushed into the river. Only their shoes remained behind. Some of them were so tiny.

Czech Homeowners Discover Sacred Item Hidden By Jews In WWII

Reuters | Posted 02.11.2015 | Religion

PRAGUE, Dec 11 (Reuters) - House owners rebuilding their attic in the Czech town of Terezin have found photos, shoes and other possessions of Jews f...

Slacktivists, Clicktivists, and Activists

David Sable | Posted 07.12.2014 | Impact
David Sable

It was an evil theme park from a bad movie. You know... the kind where the people all look cheerful and the colors are bright and the music is happy, ...