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By ANNA CODREA-RADOOCT. 25, 2017 LONDON — A team led by David Adjaye, the Ghanaian-British architect behind the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, has won a competition to design a new Holocaust memorial in …

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Jo-Ellyn Decker, a Museum researcher and project manager, speaks with survivor Martin Weiss about documents she uncovered about his family through the International Tracing Service archive and other Museum resources. USHM Link

The seventh-graders from St. Paul of the Cross School in Park Ridge file into the theater, packing every inch of it. Howard ReichContact Reporter Chicago Tribune Click for video As the house lights go down, a hush falls over the …

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A newly reconstructed document written in 1944 by a Greek Jewish prisoner at Auschwitz tells of misery “the human mind can not imagine.” The text was discovered buried in the ground at the Nazi extermination camp. Every day, Marcel Nadjari …

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by ALLAN APPEL | Sep 25, 2017 7:58 am NEW HAVEN INDEPENDENCE Isidor Juda was on a train bound for Nazi death camps when miraculously it slowed down. He leapt off and escaped. Three uncles, three aunts and two cousins weren’t …

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Lee Yaron Sep 25, 2017 9:47 AM Coka is fighting to get recognition for surviving the murderous regime at the World War II-era ghetto in the Romanian city Iasi; Tzila has fallen between the cracks and isn’t getting any money …

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What would have been an otherwise quiet and calm morning Aug. 27 in Ohlone Park turned into a bustling mecca of activists, protesters and community members. Hundreds of people made their way along Hearst Avenue toward Martin Luther King Jr. …

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My Train to Freedom: A Jewish Boy’s Journey from Nazi Europe to a Life of Activism September 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm Free Admission  Author, award-winning humanitarian and former Episcopal priest Ivan Backer will recount autobiographical stories and …

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Last year, he finally got to celebrate his bar mitzvah. By Sebastian Murdock SHULA KOPERSHTOUK via Getty ImagesYisrael Kristal at home in the Israeli city of Haifa. Yisrael in January 2016. His family say he was born in Poland on …

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See Video Click Here Caitlin Yoshiko Kandil Sitting at Yama Sushi and Grill along Lake Mission Viejo, Julie Shulman and Marlene Beach teach Ino Wolff how to eat edamame. “This is new for me,” the 88-year-old Wolff said after eating …

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