“I remember: it happened yesterday, or eternities ago. A young Jewish boy discovered the Kingdom of Night. I remember his
Elie Wiesel wrote Night, you could say, for an evening such as Sunday night's marathon reading of his Holocaust era memoir
Let me not mince words: He’s a narcissistic, unstable tyrant who hates migrant workers and has instituted oppressive policies
You are welcome to download and share “Tattoo”: A song about the Holocaust. Chosen by the government of the Netherlands to
From Prince to Muhammad Ali, there were some heartbreaking losses this year.
But I did change a very few words in the paperback of Imagining the Holocaust that appeared a year or so later. In his next
Fackenheim correctly notes at once that if this midrash were to stand as truth—rather than protest—it would mean that "God
Eleven percent of UK Jews reported that they considered leaving their home country following the January 2015 Paris attacks. Statistics aside, without a Brexit of anti-Jewish attitudes in the UK, lovers of Zion are right to ask if there is any place for them in their native country's future.
"Empathy suffers from jet-lag -- it often wakes up only after it's no longer possible to do anything to help," said my father, a man who lost many relatives to the holocaust.
On the first day, Professor Wiesel breezed into class and quickly destroyed my ideas of what he'd be. Professor Wiesel doffed