H.A. and Margaret Rey’s escape from Nazi-occupied Paris involved building two bicycles out of spare parts in the middle of the night.
“Struggle, poverty, death and despair infused her work, but defying them was her main subject.”
The British naval evacuation from Dunkirk was a triumph — but the U.K. actively stopped similar evacuations of Jews from Nazi-controlled Europe.
Wouk says his “main task” was to teach history through his novels.
The World Heritage site has not always told the stories of the Jews who died there.
The Polish Law and Justice Party has recently taken over the World War Two Museum in Gdansk and dismissed its director
Revisiting the poetry of Paul Celan, one of the 20th century’s most important and inventive poets.
Prague’s Old-New Synagogue received the fresh batch of Torah scrolls - a first since World War II – from Israel.
— The headstone of an American soldier killed in World War II was replaced with one bearing a Star of David, according to his wishes. A headstone replacement ceremony was held on Feb. 28 at the National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii, according to a report on Friday on the United States Air…
A bipartisan bill introduced in the Senate would honor an American prisoner of war who protected 200 American-Jewish POWs during World War II with the Congressional Gold Medal. The bill introduced Monday would recognize Master Sgt. Rodrick “Roddie” Edmonds, who refused to reveal to a German commandant at the Stalag IXA camp which…