Agnes Keleti won 10 Olympic medals in gymnastics after having survived the Holocaust. 'A unique woman, powerful and brilliant,' says prize committee.
Overlooking Ellis Island, thousands of Jews gathered to demand that Muslim refugees be let in to the U.S. 'Those same people who sent Jews back to the Third Reich never left,' said Rep. Keith Ellison.
Another important aspect of late British historian's narrative is the role of bystanders in the Jews’ annihilation.
We 19 rabbis didn't suffer beyond sore wrists from the plastic tie handcuffs. But in our arrest we affirmed we'll stand with Syrian refugees even when it hurts, as we wish Americans had stood with Jews fleeing Hitler.
The greatest fear of Chaim Ferster, who witnessed mass executions and lost his parents, two sisters and 26 relatives in the Shoah, 'was that people would forget the horrors of the Holocaust.'
Only mediocrities shun the competition of new challengers and seek to restrict immigration
Like a character out of Quentin Tarantino’s film, Pacifico Di Consiglio – aka Moretto (Blackie) – fought a solitary war against Nazis and fascist collaborators in World War II Italy.
While several survivors note the differences between the plight of Jews during the Holocaust and the countries on Trump's reported blacklist, the majority are more concerned about the human tragedy unfolding.
The Shoah survivors known as the 'hidden children' suffered both during the war and for many decades thereafter, tortured by feelings of guilt, fear and suffering identity crises. Now, though, they're ready to speak.
The British leader’s 'special friendship' with the Jewish people is nothing more than a myth, created by Churchill himself and his official biographer, Martin Gilbert.