by Menucha Chana Levin
by Dr. Yvette Alt Miller
Due to the war, Gerda Cole was forced to give up her daughter. The 98-year-old was reunited for the first time with her 80-year-old daughter.
by Karni Eldad
Betrayed by the Nazis, Luciano Camerino was deported from Rome to Auschwitz where he survived Mengele's horrific experiments. He returned to Italy and rebuilt the Jewish community.
Harry Haft’s shocking true story, portrayed in HBO’s new Holocaust film, The Survivor.
A new documentary tells the story of a grotesque romance that saved lives.
by Ann Goldberg
My grandfather was one of the 60,000 Jews whose nightmare continued once he made it to the UK during the Holocaust.
by Rivka Ronda Robinson
Marion Lazan’s imagination kept up her spirits during dark times in Hitler’s death camp.
Just before WWII, Britain rescued 10,000 Jewish children from Nazi Germany, Austria and Poland, including my mother and her two sisters.
Spanish diplomat Angel Sanz Briz saved 5,000 Jews. Spain now is trying to contact their descendants.
Brave and determined, Aron Grunhut organized ship and railway transports to help Jewish refugees escape Hitler.
Pavel Peter Gojdic suffered mistreatment and humiliation for his outspoken defense of Jews during the Holocaust.
Born in the Radom ghetto and hidden in an orphanage, Dr. Charles Silver survived the Holocaust as a baby.
Trudy Naumann Dreyer was 7 when she and her family fled Germany in 1939. A German baron protected their property.
Eighty years later we discovered how my husband's grandmother survived the Holocaust.
by Yad Vashem
One woman's experiences in the Warsaw Ghetto, Majdanek, Auschwitz and Bergen Belsen, where she got married in the camp's first Jewish wedding.
With bravery and moral courage, a dock worker in Riga risked his life to save Latvian Jews.
Faye Schulman’s photographs are a rare glimpse into the life of Jewish partisan fighters during World War II.
by Malka and Leah Berger
After the Holocaust, I was an emaciated girl, spent physically, emotionally and mentally, facing a robust and cruel Russian soldier with no conscience. What chance did I have?
Lila Millen and her sister endured two years of terror and starvation in the Warsaw Ghetto, and were saved by a righteous gentile.
Judy Batalion’s new book documents Jewish women who fought Nazis during WWII.
by Eddie Jaku and Tedx, Sydney
Eddie Jaku shares his story and wisdom.
by Jack Sacco
Having participated in the liberation of Dachau during World War II, Joe Sacco inspired his son to write a book that bears witness to the atrocities he encountered.
A new memorial helped me learn about his deportation to the Lodz Ghetto 80 years ago.
Wladimir Riszko hid 16 Jews for two years during the Holocaust.
by Adam Ross
Every Jan. 18th, the anniversary of his darkest day, David ‘Dugo’ Leitner eats a falafel as a tribute to his mother’s love and that he’ll never go hungry again.
by Zvi Wiesenfeld
Yankel Wiesenfeld miraculously emerged from the Ukrainian hell with his life and faith intact.
by Reha Abraham Sokolow
My German birth certificate is a testament to life, humanity, and to the spirit and courage of my dear parents.
A London exhibit highlights little known stories of Jewish resistance during the Holocaust.
Esther Cohen, a survivor of Auschwitz, died at the age of 96. This is her story.
China’s Consul General in Vienna was the foreign diplomat who helped Austria's Jews during WWII.
by Susan (Hilsenrath) Warsinger and The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
A Holocaust survivor shares here terrifying memories of November 1938 pogroms in Germany.
by Michelle Halle, LCSW
Celebrating my grandson's bar mitzvah in the shadows of Kristallnacht.
How teenage violin prodigy Motele Schlein single-handedly destroyed a Nazi SS unit.
For 200 days Tibor Spitz and his family hid in a hole during the freezing winter to evade the Nazis.
Francesco Lotoro has dedicated his life to uncovering thousands of pieces composed in concentration camps.
Niv Ashkenazi's new album featuring instruments and music by composers that were affected by the Holocaust.
by Dr. Rafael Medoff
Liberating the concentration camp changed Rabbi Herschel Schacter's life.
by Israel Hayom and Rona Tausinger
Prof. Mehnaz Afridi, a Pakistani Muslim, has been the director of the Holocaust, Genocide and Interfaith Education Center in New York for the past decade.
Benjamin Levin fought Nazis with Jewish partisans called The Avengers.
by Ellen Bachner Greenberg
My grandfather insisted on being buried in his Auschwitz uniform.
Live interviews and documentaries of survivors throughout the day, along with guest speakers and virtual trips for the whole family.
Truus Wijsmuller, an “ordinary” Dutch woman, ended up saving 10,000 Jews.
by David Muir Reports, ABC News
Few children were spared by the Nazis during the Holocaust. Some of these survivors share their memories of horror and stories of triumph.
Over poker games and whiskey, a group of idealistic men hatched a plan to rescue 1,200 Jews.
by Debbie Gutfreund
An anti-Semitic sergeant couldn’t stop a Holocaust survivor who heroically served in the US Army from getting his Medal of Honor.
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