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By Emily Langer July 1 at 11:13 AM “Who’s helping the children?” That was the question that Nicholas Winton, a 29-year-old English stockbroker, asked when he found himself in Prague in 1938. As war loomed in Europe, humanitarian groups had …

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by Johanna Ginsberg NJJN Staff Writer June 24, 2015 In early May, around the time of my father’s ninth yahrtzeit, I picked up Kate Atkinson’s new novel, A God in Ruins. I had no idea that she was about to …

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When Henry Levine’s plane was shot down over Nazi Germany during World War II, he had a choice. Alison Gowans, The Gazette June 5, 2015 | 8:40 pm When Henry Levine’s plane was shot down over Nazi Germany during World …

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Iowa’s Last Holocaust Survivor: David Wolnerman’s Story David Wolnerman was a young, Jewish boy raised in a small Polish town, just a few miles from Auschwitz. During World War II, Wolnerman and his family were forced into concentration camps. Wolnerman …

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ED WITTENBERG | STAFF REPORTER ewittenberg@cjn.org When Mona Golabek was a child, her mother – a Holocaust survivor – told her something that made a lasting impression on her. “One night when she was putting me to sleep, she looked …

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The Maltzes founded the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage in Beachwood, Ohio, and support many philanthropic interests through the Maltz Family Foundation CLEVELAND, Ohio — Tamar and Milton Maltz will be the first Clevelanders to receive the United States Holocaust …

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Sunday, June 7th at 2 PM, Temple Judah in Cedar Rapids will host a presentation entitled “The Mogen David of Barth on the Baltic” by long-time temple member Ron Levine. Ron will tell the story of his father’s imprisonment in …

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At the party, people asked to snap a photo of the tattoo on his left forearm. Each time he pulled up his sleeve, David Wolnerman’s unease faded further, as had the blurry blue numbers — 160344. For a long time, …

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BEACHWOOD, Ohio — Tamar and Milton Maltz — founders of the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage in Beachwood — will receive the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum’s National Leadership Award during a ceremony Monday. The fourth-annual award ceremony will take place at Executive …

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By Mike Isaacs Pioneer Press contact the reporter Holocaust survivors and several generations of their families — from this area and well beyond — came to Skokie Sunday, April 19, as they do every year with the same purpose: to …

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