| Mar 16, 2015
| 10:41 AM
When Martin Silver appears at the Temple Beth Israel in Danielson to talk about his adventures as a young man, he'll be sharing a first-hand account of a trying time in world history. He'll talk about his involvement in the Aliyah Bet, a clandestine...
| Mar 1, 2015
| 1:08 PM
Marking the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II and the Holocaust, MorseLife is presenting a Holocaust photo, art and memento exhibit, "Survivors and Liberators: Portraits by Dr. Wilma Bulkin Siegel" at the Tradition in West Palm Beach on the...
| Mar 5, 2015
| 8:01 AM
Can we all get along? As I read about the latest craziness emanating from Deerfield Beach, I keep thinking of Rodney King's plaintive plea for racial harmony.
The white mayor, Jean Robb, is boycotting a Black History Month event because one of the award...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 10:19 AM
The Miami Jewish Film Festival commemorated the recent International Holocaust Remembrance Day by screenings Holocaust-themed films.
"Each year on this day the world comes together to commemorate a tragic time in human history," said Igor Shteyrenberg,...
| Feb 24, 2015
| 9:01 AM
Hope, reconciliation, a new beginning, and self-discovery are some of the themes that are found in the uplifting Italian drama film "Anita B."
The film will be released on March 3 on a limited basis at select Carmike Cinemas around the country,...
| Feb 9, 2015
| 2:22 PM
On United Nations Holocaust Remembrance Day (Jan. 27), Holocaust scholar Jud Newborn delivered a dramatic lecture titled "Lions of Judah: The Unsung Story of Anti-Nazi Resistance," at Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton.
The lecture was part of...
| Feb 3, 2015
| 12:25 PM
You have to hand it to the United Nations, I guess. It's hard to think of another body that would organize a special meeting on the subject of rising anti-Semitism with anti-Semites not just in attendance, but making speeches as well.
The Jan. 22...
| Jan 28, 2015
| 1:54 PM
In the wake of the nightmare that was the Holocaust, one of the darkest periods in human history, the worldwide Jewish community promised to "never forget" — and on Jan. 27, they didn't.
As synagogues, churches, schools and Jewish organizations...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 9:47 AM
As the world observes International Holocaust Remembrance Day, a member of the British Parliament is urging his country to debate whether "Mein Kampf," Adolf Hitler's political manifesto, should be banned.
The Guardian reports that Parliament member...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 2:20 PM
The voices remain powerful, the message strong. But, there are fewer of the voices each year, at a time when they are needed more than ever.
So, as Holocaust survivors gathered this week to mark the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 1:06 PM
Coinciding in the same month as the designated United Nations Holocaust Remembrance Day, a local art studio is presenting a unique and poignant exhibit of original paintings and sculptures, all with Holocaust themes, and inspired by talks given by South...