Shoes along the embankment of the Danube River in Budapest serve as a memorial to victims of the Holocaust.

Hungary Holocaust Museum Gives Collaborators a Free Pass

Hungarian Jewish leaders are criticizing a new Holocaust museum under construction in Budapest for omitting the culpability of Hungarians in the attempted genocide of the Jews.

2 Pre-World War II Polish Torah Scrolls Restored

The Foundation for the Preservation of Jewish Heritage in Poland will save two pre-World War II Torah scrolls using a grant received from the Association of the Jewish Historical Institute of Poland.

This Kid Just Won the Bar Mitzvah Video Wars

Move over Sam Horowitz — we’ve found the new king of bar mitzvah videos. John Legend, Pharrell. This one’s got it all. Stick around to the end. You won’t be disappointed.

How the Golem Got His Groove Back

Gustav Meyrink’s novel ‘Der Golem’ made the Jewish Frankenstein a household name. A century later, authors and readers are still conflicted about literary value.

PHOTOS: In Israel, Purim is the Biggest Party Ever

PHOTOS: Forget about Halloween — Purim is the real party in Israel. We bring you some of the best costumes in the Holy Land, from Alice in Wonderland to the Avengers.