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Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg speech

 Powerful speech by concentration camp survivor, Mr. Mosberg! RT!

Holocaust survivor Edward Mosberg roared from the stage: ” There were no Polish Concentration Camps nor Polish Holocaust !!”

Book Review | Night by Elie Wiesel

Genre: Autobiographical,Holocaust

Elie Wiesel was 15 when the Nazis came for the Jewish community he belonged to in Singhet, Transylvania. What follows is a painfully honest memoir of his time there, written in a manner direct enough to send a shiver down your spine. 302 more words

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You Can't 'Never Forget' the Holocaust if You Haven't Learned About It

Like so many kids raised Jewish, I learned about the Holocaust again and again, year after year — in regular school, in religious school, and from my family. 602 more words

Nonfiction

Mapping the Bones by Jane Yolen

Mapping the Bones by Jane Yolen. March 6, 2018. Philomel Books, 432 p. ISBN: 9780399257780.  Int Lvl: YA; Rdg Lvl: YA; Lexile: 790.

The year is 1942, and Chaim and Gittel, Polish twins, are forced from their beautiful home and made to live in the Lodz Ghetto. 753 more words

Fiction

A Zionist helpfully explains why I am "the wrong kind of Jew"

by Martin Odoni

I have received a comment on the article I put up yesterday. I am unsure whether the person who posted it – an Israeli Jew and presumably a Zionist – was aware of the irony, but in posting it, he demonstrated precisely the point the article was making. 338 more words

Articles

Book review: The Librarian of Auschwitz, by Antonio Iturbe, translated by Lilit Zukulin Thwaites

Iturbe, Antonio. The Librarian of Auschwitz. Trans. by Lilit Zukulin Thwaites. Godwin/Holt, 2012/2017. $19.99. 423p. ISBN 978-1-62779-618-7. Ages 14+. P6Q9

Starting in the 1930s, Adolf Hitler and the Nazis set out to exterminate all the Jews in the world. 207 more words

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