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Evidence and documentation for the Holocaust – Wikipedia

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The Holocaustthe murder of about six million Jews by Nazi Germany from 1941 to 1945is the best-documented genocide in history. Although there is no single document which lists all Jewish victims of Nazi persecution, there is conclusive evidence that about six million were murdered.[1] There is also conclusive evidence that Jews were gassed at Auschwitz-Birkenau,[2] the Operation Reinhard extermination camps,[4][5] and in gas vans, and that there was a systematic plan by the Nazi leadership to murder them.[4] Evidence for the Holocaust comes in four main varieties:[4] The perpetrators attempted to avoid creating explicit evidence and tried to destroy the documentary and material evidence of their crimes before the German defeat.[4][8] Nevertheless, much of the evidence was preserved and collected by Allied investigators during and after the war

Why are AIPAC and J Street endorsing the same candidates? – Forward

| June 4, 2022

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi speaks during the AIPAC policy conference in Washington, D.C., on March 26, 2019. Photo by Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images When Summer Lee appeared to edge out Steve Irwin in the Democratic primary of a blue Pittsburgh district last month, J Street came out swinging at their rival pro-Israel group, the American Israel Public Affairs Committee, which spent $2.8 million to defeat the more left-leaning Lee.

Appeals court reverses ruling in favor of Hasidic families in Washingtonville busing case – Times Herald-Record

| June 4, 2022

An appeals court panel has reversed a ruling that would have forced Washingtonville School District to begin busing Hasidic children to their religious schools on days when the public schools are closed.

Teen Charged In Unprovoked Beating Of Jewish Man Near Bed-Stuy: DA – Patch

| June 4, 2022

BROOKLYN, NY A teen who brutally beat a Hasidic man while he was walking to the synagogue near Bed-Stuy has been charged for the hate crime, according to prosecutors. Logan Jones, 18, was arraigned this week for the unprovoked attack, which unfolded in April on Gerry Street and Harrison Avenue, just a block from the Bed-Stuy border, according to prosecutors. Jones and others began punching and kicking the 21-year-old Jewish man while he was walking near the intersection with his wife, prosecutors said

Palestine refugees | UNRWA

| June 4, 2022

Who are Palestine refugees? Palestine refugees are defined as persons whose normal place of residence was Palestine during the period 1 June 1946 to 15 May 1948, and who lost both home and means of livelihood as a result of the 1948 conflict. UNRWAservices are available to all those living in its area of operations who meet this definition, who are registered with the Agency and who need assistance.

Sephardic Matzah Spinach Pie Recipe | The Nosher

| June 4, 2022

Matzah pies called minas are a classic Sephardic Passover dish, traditionally served for brunch or lunch with the slow-cooked, hard-boiled eggs called huevos haminados.

SPONSORED: Jewish camp experience for adults brings out the child in everyone J. – The Jewish News of Northern California

| June 4, 2022

Whats the first thing you think of when you hear the word sex? Claire Perelman asks the men and women in their 20s and 30s seated around her, under a tent open on all sides whats known as the Zen Zone at Camp Nai Nai Nai. And whats the first thing you think of when you hear Jewish?

I was gay and Jewish under apartheid. LGBTQ rights are slipping away in the US J. – The Jewish News of Northern California

| June 4, 2022

Last month, the world lost a transformational giant in the LGBTQ rights movement.Urvashi Vaidwas a pioneering social justice activist, attorney and award-winning author. She was also one of my great human rights teachers

Bradley Cooper in prosthetic nose reignites Jewish representation debate – The Jewish News of Northern California

| June 4, 2022

AsNetflix released the first stills from the set of Maestro,Bradley Coopers upcoming biopic film about Leonard Bernstein, there was one thing most fans could agree about. Cooper looked utterly unrecognizable, especially in one image as an elderly version of the iconic Jewish conductor.

Belgian teacher who hid Jewish children during Holocaust dies at age 101 – The Times of Israel

| June 4, 2022

Andre Geulen-Herscovici, a teacher from Belgium who helped save approximately 1,000 Jewish children during the Holocaust, died on Wednesday in Ixelles, Belgium, aged 101 years old. As a young teacher, Geulen-Herscovici was disturbed by the Nazi occupation of her hometown of Brussels when Jewish students arrived at her school wearing yellow stars. She told her students both Jewish and non-Jewish to come to school wearing aprons to cover the symbol.


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