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Today, 11 Tammuz 5715 – June 28th is the Yahrzeit of my father, Yisroel Yaakov ben Avrohom Meir, ZL.

Today, 11 Tammuz 5715 – June 28th is the Yahrzeit of my father, Yisroel Yaakov ben Avrohom Meir, ZL.

Part One:

My father’s will states: 918 more words

My Life

Oh! the humanity: Motivated by other people`s drama in movies and songs

I had my last exam for the intermediary course in French. My final test was the verbal expression this Tuesday. It was nice. Easy to describe subject, but, of course, my French wasn’t too good ( 227 more words

Old Posts

The Way It Looked in 1982

In my childhood I have suffered fear, hunger and humiliation when I passed from the Warsaw Ghetto, through labor camps, to Buchenwald.  Today, as a citizen of Israel, I cannot accept the systematic destruction of cities, towns, and refugee camps. 99 more words

Palestine

Day 18: Warsaw

On our first full day in Warsaw we woke up and headed out to Zapiecek again. Last night we had seen some blueberry perogies in vanilla sauce on the menu and just had to try them. 391 more words

Europe

Day 17: Warsaw 

Today was a travel day. It cost only 1.50$ to get to the airport in Prague and then 1.50$ to get from the airport in Warsaw! 199 more words

Europe

Six million dead Jews in 1942

A reference to six million dead Jews from 1942 – from Abraham Lewin’s Warsaw ghetto diary, entry of 29 December, 1942:

Hitler has already killed five, six million Jews

The Book of Aron, a New Novel by Jim Shepard, Features Korczak in Cameo Role

Author Jim Shepard’s new novel, The Book of Aron, has just been published. It is an acclaimed National Book Award finalist.  Most notable is that Janusz Korczak is a featured character in this otherwise fictitious work.   35 more words

Janusz Korczak