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Ron with grandson Gabe at his brit milah

Ron Wolfson was sure that he was the best boy in the United ...
This is a story about how a trip to Australia, cancelled due...
Max Barish and his brothers took out an ad decrying Ford.

Galia with mother and grandparents

This article was first published in The Forward on December ...


FINLAND AND THE JEWS DURING THE SECOND WORLD WAR  Over ...
ITIM Helps Meet Jewish Needs in the 21st Century Rabbi Seth ...
The very first March of The Living was due to be held in 198...

By Rabbi Gail Shuster-Bouskila 2021/5781 In 2020/5780, I spe...
My father’s childhood home in Mueddersheim around 1939

My father, (centre) in WW1 army uniform with parents and six siblings

The Jewish cemetery in Heinsberg today

Writer with sons reciting Kaddish at the Schwarz cemetery in Gladbach

 In 2016, after a life-time of refusal, I decided that ...

Kissing the tzitzit (prayer shawl) through my anti-COVID-19 ...
Photo by Francesco Alberti on Unsplash

We studied to become Conservative Rabbis at the Jewish Theol...

Photos by Yad Ezer L'Haver "A Beauty Contest for Holocaust S...

It was very dark, icy cold and wet outside. Cold, wet and da...
During the last months of World War II, my parents and my si...

KATHE: Always Been in Norway - The war destiny of an or...

Very little is known about the contribution of British Jewry...
Jakey Lichterman



Written by Osnat Sheffler and Nina Zuck Photos by Orna Mekon...
Sousa Mendes with Rabbi Chaim Kruger, June 1940

Hans and Margret Rey — Sousa Mendes Visa recipients who created the Curious George books

Sousa Mendes Square in Jerusalem, organized by the Sousa Mendes Foundation

By Arthur Berger and Harry D. Wall Photos: Courtesy Sousa Me...
Percy and Bertha Galkoff on their golden wedding in 1957

Are any of you readers ex-Liverpudlians? If so - and you're ...



The story of my father's Second World War diaries started af...
Entrance to the Museum of Memorial

The printing press used to print the fake identity cards


Story and photos by Laurence Lebor In the last issue of...