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Holocaust Remembrance Day

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  • Palestinian leader Mahmoud Abbas calls Holocaust 'most heinous crime'

    At a time when the Middle East peace process appears stymied, Israel received an unexpected olive branch when Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas denounced the Holocaust and expressed sympathy with its victims. “What happened to the Jews...
  • Palestinian leader denounces Holocaust as 'heinous crime'

    At a time when the Middle East peace process appears stymied, Israel received an unexpected olive branch when Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas denounced the Holocaust and expressed sympathy with its victims. But Israeli Prime Minister...
  • Conan O'Brien ribs President Obama over L.A. traffic: 'Skype works'

    Conan O'Brien ribs President Obama over L.A. traffic: 'Skype works'
    President Obama was in Century City on Wednesday night to accept a serious award from the USC Shoah Foundation — but his warmup act, comedian Conan O’Brien, still wasn’t over what Angelenos were calling Wednesday’s #Obamajam on...
  • Susan Abrams, The CEO of tolerance

    Susan Abrams, The CEO of tolerance
    Two weeks ago, a white supremacist opened fire outside of the Jewish Community Center and at an assisted living facility in Overland Park, Kan. He is charged with murdering three people. After his arrest, he yelled "Heil Hitler" from inside a squad car....
  • Holocaust Remembrance events

    Following are Holocaust Remembrance Day events in the arts. Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center: Though the museum's commemorative concert Sunday, "From Darkness to Light," is sold out, its exhibitions remain open from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m....
  • Holocaust Remembrance Day: An inspiring story of 50 Jewish children, saved

    In the spring of 1939, on the eve of the Holocaust, Gilbert and Eleanor Kraus set out on a highly unlikely mission. The handsome lawyer and his stylish wife left their two young children and their comfortable home near Philadelphia's Rittenhouse Square,...
  • Five books to read now

    Five books to read now
    The books in this week's roundup are united less by theme than by the fact that they're all new and noteworthy. But before we get to that, since Monday is Holocaust Remembrance Day, I'm going to throw in a sixth book — “Vera Gran: The Accused&...
  • The last word on the Holocaust?

    The last word on the Holocaust?
    When is a book not a book? Or a memorial not a memorial? These seem key questions to ask on this, International Holocaust Remembrance Day, and perhaps especially in regard to Phil Chernofsky’s “And Every Single One Was Someone,” a 1,250-...
  • Author speaks on life of Raoul Wallenberg at Yom HaShoah event

     
    Louise Borden, author of the new book His Name Was Raoul Wallenberg: Courage, Rescue and Mystery During World War II, will speak at the Yom HaShoah event 4 p.m., Sunday, April 7, at  the Jewish Community Center, 851 N. Maitland Ave., Maitland. Borden's...
  • Pictures in the News | April 8, 2013

     
    In Monday's Pictures in the News: Laker Kobe Bryant watches Sunday's game slip away during his team's 109-95 loss to the Clippers. Performer Amelia Rudolph walks down the side of the Broad Art Center in UCLA in “Man Walking Down the Side of a...
  • Organizations: Porcelain artists, bras and 'Star Trek'

    The Valley Porcelain Artists will host an Art Exhibit from 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. March 26 at the Joslyn Adult Center, 1301 W. Olive Ave., Burbank. The public is encouraged to come and see the porcelain hand-painted by more than 100 members of the club. It...