Vita ActiveaThe Spirit of Hannah Arendt

New Hannah Arendt documentary

“The Banality of Evil” and the Spirit of Hannah Arendt

Interview with the director of the Vita Activa –  Hannah Arendt documentary.

Do you know Survivors from France possibly saved by Adolfo Kaminsky and his work? helps teachers and students find the best resources on the Internet, (celebrating its 22 year anniversary with a video) and connect them through stories of survival.


Special Exhibits by Alan Jacobs

Thenand Now
Marching Out to Work

Once the columns were formed, there was a long wait. Thousands of women taking time going out, five by five, counted as they pass. Passing through the gate made us tighten.”*

Auschwitz, Then and Now with art by four artist/survivors of Auschwitz.

Art by 6th Graders: The Imagine Art Gallery
Student Art about the Holocaust


Explore at
Virtual Tour of Auschwitz
Adobe Awards for Social Change in Media for: The Virtual Tour of Auschwitz and Birkenau by Alan Jacobs and Krysia Jacobs, and the Museum at Auschwitz


Featured Holocaust Stories



Nordhausen Liberation Photos by VII Corps Soldier shares art, discussion, photos, poems, and facts to preserve powerful memories, like A Survivor’s Prayer to millions of visitors since 1994.

Research and Education Exhibits
Education Education: History, Lesson Plans, and Resources
Learn the facts through lesson plans, research and timelines, including our Teacher’s Guide to the Holocaust.

Books by SurvivorsBooks by Survivors

Listen to survivors through books. Including Courage Under Siege and many others with extensive excerpts and photos available online.

Education Witnesses

Survivors, rescuers, liberators,and others share their stories. Complete online books include, The Soapmaker, Childhood in Times of War and more. Featuring liberator testimonies and remembering the non-jewish victims.

  Remember Chuck Ferree? we do.


The Holocaust history is about life and survival, not Adolf Hitler and the Nazis.