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Over 60,000 use Auschwitz Memorial Page

Over 60,000 people from around the world already use the official page of the Auschwitz Memorial on Facebook. “In this manner, historical information reaches all users several times a week; frequently, it refers to specific people, particular facts from the history of the Auschwitz camp, as well as the short accounts of witnesses,” explains Paweł [...]

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Holocaust orphan finds new relatives

Holocaust orphan finds new relatives

The phone at the Hecht home in Rehovot hasn’t stopped ringing. The family has been receiving exciting reactions from all across the globe ever since Ynet published Martin Hecht’s story as part of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum’s “Remember Me” project, which aims to locate 1,100 orphaned children who survived the Holocaust. “People have [...]

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Austria donates $8M to Auschwitz fund

Austria’s parliament has authorized a donation of €6 million ($8 million) toward helping to renovate a memorial to Holocaust victims who died at Auschwitz. The death camp in Poland was the most infamous of the string of death camps set up by Germany’s Nazis. More than one million people, most of the Jews, died there, [...]

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Anne Frank’s Diary & The Holocaust

Anne Frank’s Diary & The Holocaust - two films on one DVD/NTSC. Anne Frank’s Diary This special film about the Life of Anne Frank’ was created by the Anne Frank Centre located in the house of Anne’s hiding in Amsterdam. It places Anne’s diary in historical context, explaining the rise of the Nazis in Germany, [...]

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