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  • Thousands attend March of the Living in Auschwitz to honor Holocaust victims

    April 19, 2012 | 10:43 am

    Thousands of youth from Israel, the United States and other countries marched Thursday between Auschwitz and Birkenau, the two parts of Nazi Germany’s most notorious death complex, to honor the millions killed in the Holocaust.

    Some 10,000 Jewish youths from Israel and 30 other...

  • Yom HaShoah Eternal

    By Mike Levy

    April 26, 2001 | 8:00 pm

    Last week's Yom HaShoah observances in Los Angeles demonstrated that as new generations of Jews mark the day with no personal memories of the Holocaust, themes and practices evolve to ensure that 6 million Jews are not forgotten.

    The focus of the Yom HaShoah commemorations remains,...