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SURVEY EXPOSES AMERICAN IGNORANCE ABOUT HOLOCAUST

Two-thirds of Millennials interviewed, between the ages of 18 and 34, could not identify what Auschwitz is. Forty-one percent of Americans don’t know what Auschwitz was, according to a comprehensive national survey of Holocaust awareness [...]

By | April 12th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , |0 Comments

New Israeli line of Passover wine launched by former NBA all-star Amar’re Stoudemire

At a news conference at the Jewish National Fund House on Tuesday, 6-foot-10 former NBA star Amar’e Stoudemire effused over his new line of kosher-for-Passover wines, grown and produced in Israel. “It’s a blessing for [...]

By | February 26th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Mayor: Jerusalem is one of the safest cities in the world due to ‘zero misuse’ of guns

Despite the constant threat of terror in Israel’s capital city, Jerusalem Mayor Nir Barkat has announced that “Jerusalem is one of the safest cities in the world.” Supporting his claim, the mayor stated that the [...]

By | February 20th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|0 Comments

Antwerp man filmed destroying 20 mezuzahs, harassing Jews

(JTA) — A 24-year-old refugee, believed to be Muslim, was briefly detained by Belgian police for anti-Semitic hate crimes, including the destruction of at least 20 mezuzahs in Antwerp, local Jews said. In recent weeks, [...]

By | February 15th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Super Bowl travelers can learn stories of Holocaust survivors through ‘Transfer of Memory’

As thousands descend upon Minnesota for Super Bowl LII to see their heroes on the gridiron, some heroes they may not have expected to meet will greet them: Minnesotans who survived the Holocaust. These survivors are featured in [...]

By | February 5th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , |0 Comments

#WeRemember Holocaust Memorial Campaign Spreads to 45 Countries

 A global campaign encouraging millions of people to use social media to raise awareness about the Holocaust is rapidly spreading. Will you join it? By: JNS.org and United with Israel Staff Ahead of International Holocaust Remembrance [...]

By | January 18th, 2018|Categories: Uncategorized|Tags: , , , |0 Comments