| Feb 25, 2015
| 3:50 AM
A former German attorney with well-known links to the far right has been convicted of Holocaust denial and sentenced to 20 months in prison.
Munich state court spokeswoman Andrea Titz said 51-year-old Sylvia Stolz was convicted of inciting racial...
| 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 19, 2015
| 12:30 PM
World War II was the most destructive war in history. What caused it?
The panic from the ongoing and worldwide Depression in the 1930s had empowered extremist movements the world over. Like-minded, violent dictators of otherwise quite different Nazi...
| Feb 16, 2015
| 12:13 PM
The local community has the opportunity to learn more about the Holocaust's history through a series of film presentations, lectures and discussions.
Holocaust Education Week, taking place from Feb. 23-27 at various locations throughout Miami-Dade...
| Feb 10, 2015
| 10:53 AM
Some 100 years later, the black-and-white photo, grainy and archaic as it may be, remains ghastly and gruesome, documentation of grand inhumanity still difficult to digest today.
The remains of a woman and two young children lay lifeless, starved to...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 5:24 PM
Roman Kent paused briefly, as if he still needed convincing.
“You are in the German concentration camp in Auschwitz,” he bluntly told the audience — words that, even after seven decades, still have the power to evoke horror.
| Feb 2, 2015
| 12:35 PM
Bob Kunst, of Miami Beach, the president of Shalom International (a local activist group, believes the protests his organization — along with other groups — have been making every year at the Allianz Golf Tournament in Boca Raton for the...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 2:05 PM
For some young teens in the religious school at Temple Shaarei Shalom in Boynton Beach, much of what they knew about the Holocaust came from viewing "The Diary of Anne Frank."
But thanks to "Teaching Trunks," a unique teaching program for the school's...
| Jan 27, 2015
| 12:45 PM
A Jewish leader stood before 300 survivors of the Nazis' most notorious death camp on Tuesday and asked world leaders to prevent another Auschwitz, warning of a rise of anti-Semitism that has made many Jews fearful of walking the streets, and is causing...
| 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,...
| Jan 26, 2015
| 7:00 AM
It started with a single voice, Italian opera singer Lucia Amato singing a traditional Jewish folk melody while she was imprisoned in the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp in Poland during World War II.
Ambrose Soehn, a student working at the ...