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In Poland these days, the head of the country’s highest-profile Holocaust remembrance group is warning Poles that attacks on their country are coming from the “leftist Jewish media.”
Jewish villagers may have gone hungry during the week but the community always provided them with at least fish and challah for shabbos.
Fending off charges that he has promoted anti-Semitism, Poland’s defense minister Thursday cited the support he and his government give to Israel and comments by Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu praising Poland for this support.
Leaders of Poland’s Jewish community were deeply upset last month when President Trump defied precedent to be the first American leader in decades to forego visiting the monument that commemorates the doomed revolt of Warsaw’s Jews against the Nazis.
Two decades in the making, the Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw finally opened this fall. How will the Jewish ‘Louvre’ change our view of the country?
A new museum in Warsaw preserves the 1,000-year history of Polish Jewry. One of its funders argues it’s important to remember a world before the Holocaust.
Andrew Cudak began work as the new interim director of the Museum of the History of Polish Jews.