May 9, 2017

Holocaust Survivors, Liberator and Nazi Descendants Stand against Prejudice at the Sixth Annual March of Remembrance at King’s Harbor

Over 1150 people at March of Remembrance events in Houston, Kingwood, and at Lone Star College April 20-23 heard Holocaust survivors share riveting accounts of how […]
January 24, 2017

What Is International Holocaust Remembrance Day?

The United Nations General Assembly designated January 27—the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau—as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. On this annual day of commemoration, the UN […]
January 24, 2017

Glimpses of the Ghetto – May 16, 1943

Copyright © United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC GHETTO DESTROYED, UPRISING ENDS After a month of fighting, the Germans blow up the Great Synagogue in […]
January 24, 2017

Glimpses of the Ghetto – January 18-21, 1943

Copyright © United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, DC GERMANS ENCOUNTER RESISTANCE The Germans renew deportations from the Warsaw ghetto. This time however, they encounter resistance […]
January 24, 2017

Glimpses of the Ghetto – July 28, 1942

JEWISH FIGHTING ORGANIZATION ESTABLISHED In the midst of the first wave of deportations from Warsaw ghetto to the Treblinka killing center, the Jewish Fighting Organization (ZOB, […]
January 24, 2017

The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising

[copied from the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum website, ushmm.org] Many Jews in ghettos across eastern Europe tried to organize resistance against the Germans and to […]
January 20, 2017

Saturday, April 22nd and Sunday April 23rd 2017- Kingwood and Houston Holocaust Remembrance Marches

  Saturday, April 22nd and Sunday, April 23rd, March of Remembrance Houston held remembrance ceremonies honoring heroes and survivors of the Holocaust and Nazi persecution. Let the […]
May 1, 2015

The U.S. State Department and Hitler’s Final Solution

This paper is meant to popularize some of the less known facts of the 20th Century American history pertaining to the Holocaust. To an average American, […]
March 30, 2015

Forgiving Dr. Mengele Review

The film for this week is a touching and thought provoking documentary on forgiveness, even when it seems impossible to forgive.  Forgiving Dr. Mengele fallows Eva Kor, […]