A movie about the “exciting story” of German theologian Dietrich Bonhoeffer will be published at the end of 2024.
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Under large police protection, Jewish communities across Europe remembered the Kristallnacht on Thursday. “Who would have thought such a thing after that terrible war we experienced.”
Since the Holocaust, no international Jewish organisation has had its headquarters in Germany. Now, this is to change.
Pope Pius XII already knew in 1942 that the Nazis murdered the Jews en masse. That is shown by an old letter found in the archives of the Vatican.
Since the outbreak of the war, the Russians have treated the Ukrainians as the Nazis did to the Jews during the Holocaust. That is the opinion of the Ukrainian chief rabbi, Moshe Reuven Azman.
Holocaust denial will be included explicitly in the Dutch Criminal Code. That means it is illegal by law to "deny, down-play or condone" the mass murder of the Jews during the Second World War.
Their freedom was lost, and they were unsure whether they would survive. On June 14th, 1940, the first prisoner transport arrived at Auschwitz. Photos of this were discovered only recently.
The approaching death of the last Holocaust survivor makes Holocaust education more important than ever. But how do you keep the youth involved?
All Danish schoolchildren will know about the Holocaust. The topic will become a mandatory part of the history lessons starting next school year.
Almost a quarter of the Dutch born after 1980 thinks the Holocaust is a myth. Or they assume that the number of Jews murdered during World War II is heavily exaggerated.