Historian Gideon Greif has dedicated his life to clearing the name of Auschwitz's Sonderkommando and exposing the 'pure Jewish heroism' of their revolt.
Judging books for this year's JQ/Wingate Prize on 1930s European fascism, the fate of refugees refused asylum and mass warfare and its aftermath, it was clear how history refuses to stay neatly in the past.
Ukrainian director Sergei Loznitsa makes a powerful point in 'Austerlitz': It's easy to forget to engage with the place you're visiting – even if it's the site of one of history's most horrid tragedies.
People have six months to file claim and then three months to prove ownership, but must have already lodged previous claim on property
How will Avigdor Lieberman get the Arabs out of his country − by trains? Obergruppenführer Hans Frank could teach him a thing or two.
The gate, bearing the slogan 'Arbeit macht frei,' or 'Work sets you free,' was located in the Bergen area of Norway after authorities received an anonymous tip late last year.
The letters appear to be normal communication to family members, but, when heated up, also tell the story of deadly procedures performed on the inmates of the Ravensbrueck camp.
The vice president was accompanied by Abba Naor, a survivor of Dachau, and other dignitaries, as he passed through the wrought iron gate bearing the inscription, 'Arbeit macht frei.'
Opinion No, Donald Trump Is Not an anti-Semite. Accusing Him of Being One Dangerously Misses the Point
In order to fight Trump, we must stop being so righteous and admit to ourselves that he is simply an opportunist who stokes racism for his own purposes.
Master Sgt. Rodrick 'Roddie' Edmonds refused to reveal to a German commandant which troops under his command were Jewish, telling him instead 'We are all Jews here.'