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The Survivor of Auschwitz Who Painted a Forgotten Genocide

Philosophers said the Holocaust defied representation, that art could not render its horrors. But Ceija Stojka made more than 1,000 incredible images of her ordeal, and the effort to exterminate the
At Auschwitz, Holocaust Survivors Plead ‘Never Forget’

At Auschwitz, Holocaust Survivors Plead ‘Never Forget’

Organizers sought to put a spotlight on the stories of survivors, as this may be the last time that such a large number will be able to gather in one place.
At Auschwitz, Holocaust Survivors Plead ‘Never Forget’

At Auschwitz, Holocaust Survivors Plead ‘Never Forget’

Organizers sought to put a spotlight on the stories of survivors, as this may be the last time that such a large number will be able to gather in one place.
Before the Liberation of Auschwitz, a March of Misery

Before the Liberation of Auschwitz, a March of Misery

On the roads where thousands of prisoners from Auschwitz were forced to march before the camp was liberated, there are few memorials. Mostly graves.
Before the Liberation of Auschwitz, a March of Misery

Before the Liberation of Auschwitz, a March of Misery

On the roads where thousands of prisoners from Auschwitz were forced to march before the camp was liberated, there are few memorials. Mostly graves.
75 Years After Auschwitz Liberation, Worry That ‘Never Again’ Is Not Assured

75 Years After Auschwitz Liberation, Worry That ‘Never Again’ Is Not Assured

Amid a surge of anti-Semitism and a rise in dehumanizing political rhetoric, there is fear that the horrific lessons of the death camp are being lost.
75 Years After Auschwitz Liberation, Worry That ‘Never Again’ Is Not Assured

75 Years After Auschwitz Liberation, Worry That ‘Never Again’ Is Not Assured

Amid a surge of anti-Semitism and a rise in dehumanizing political rhetoric, there is fear that the horrific lessons of the death camp are being lost.
Holocaust Gathering Lets Some Leaders Score Present-Day Political Points

Holocaust Gathering Lets Some Leaders Score Present-Day Political Points

Dignitaries from across the globe gathered to remember the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
Holocaust Gathering Lets Some Leaders Score Present-Day Political Points

Holocaust Gathering Lets Some Leaders Score Present-Day Political Points

Dignitaries from across the globe gathered to remember the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
Auschwitz Live Updates: In Israel, a Call to Prevent the ‘Terrible Tragedies of the Past’

Auschwitz Live Updates: In Israel, a Call to Prevent the ‘Terrible Tragedies of the Past’

World leaders converged in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camp.
At Holocaust Memorial, a Survivor and Towering Moral Voice Says He ‘Cannot Forgive’

At Holocaust Memorial, a Survivor and Towering Moral Voice Says He ‘Cannot Forgive’

World leaders converged in Jerusalem to mark the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz.
World Leaders, Gathering to Mark Holocaust, Are Urged to Fight ‘Deadly Cancer’

World Leaders, Gathering to Mark Holocaust, Are Urged to Fight ‘Deadly Cancer’

The extraordinary meeting, timed to Monday’s 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, heard warnings about the present-day rise in anti-Jewish violence.
World Leaders, Gathering to Mark Holocaust, Are Urged to Fight ‘Deadly Cancer’

World Leaders, Gathering to Mark Holocaust, Are Urged to Fight ‘Deadly Cancer’

The extraordinary meeting, timed to Monday’s 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, heard warnings about the present-day rise in anti-Jewish violence.
World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem to Fight Anti-Semitism and Recall Holocaust

World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem to Fight Anti-Semitism and Recall Holocaust

The extraordinary meeting, timed to Monday’s 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, heard warnings about the present-day rise in anti-Jewish violence.
‘No Room for Indifference’: Leaders Issue Warning at Holocaust Commemoration

‘No Room for Indifference’: Leaders Issue Warning at Holocaust Commemoration

Leaders spoke out in Jerusalem against the rise of anti-Semitism and commemorated the liberation of Auschwitz.
World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem 75 Years After Holocaust: Live Updates

World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem 75 Years After Holocaust: Live Updates

Jerusalem is hosting the largest political gathering in its history, as political leaders spoke out against the rise of anti-Semitism and commemorate the Holocaust.
World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem 75 Years After Holocaust: Live Updates

World Leaders Gather in Jerusalem 75 Years After Holocaust: Live Updates

Jerusalem is hosting the largest political gathering in its history, as political leaders spoke out against the rise of anti-Semitism and commemorate the Holocaust.
7 of Our Top Stories From 2019

7 of Our Top Stories From 2019

A look back at some of our in-depth journalism from the New York region.
Visiting Auschwitz, Merkel Warns Against Danger to Liberal Democracy

Visiting Auschwitz, Merkel Warns Against Danger to Liberal Democracy

Stressing that it was “a German death camp, run by Germans,” Chancellor Angela Merkel spoke of the threat posed by revisionist history and rising hatred.