As soon as the train leaving the Warsaw Ghetto made its first stop, the 100 Jews packed into the cattle car with 19-year-old Sol Liber knew they were headed east to the Treblinka death camp. “Half the train was getting crazy,” said Sol, who recalls standing back from the tiny...
IDF investigates suspected gang rape at air force base
Israeli military worries over troops’ use of social media
Six Baltimore cops charged in death of Gray, one with murder
Liberal Jewish U.S. Senator Sanders to challenge Clinton in 2016 race
Ethiopian Israelis riot in Jerusalem over attacks by police
The German Nobelist who defied Hitler
Striking Down Marriage Equality Bans Would Protect Religious Liberty
In heritage month proclamation, Obama says U.S. Jews still face bigotry
Tag: Death Camp
November 25, 2013 | 6:12 pm
May 30, 2012 | 1:53 pm
The White House expressed its regrets about President Obama’s use of the term “Polish death camp.”
In a statement Wednesday morning, Tommy Vietor, the spokesman for the U.S. National Security Council, said the president “misspoke” during his presentation of a posthumous Medal of...
December 18, 2008 | 3:19 am
April 1, 2004 | 7:00 pm
September 5, 2002 | 8:00 pm
In the history of the Holocaust, the Sobibor death camp in Eastern Poland has remained something of a footnote, a place where 260,000 Jews were murdered, as opposed to at least 1.1 million in Auschwitz-Birkenau. Having operated for just 18 months and closed long before the Allied...
September 21, 2000 | 8:00 pm