A People's History of the Holocaust and Genocide

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The Virtual Tour of Auschwitz

Featured Exhibits - Alan Jacobs photos from Auschwitz, Birkenau, and Mauthausen

Holocaust Study and Research

Terror Háza Múzeum
David Dalka of Fearless Revival wrote this article about his 2010 visit to the House of Terror Museum in Budapest, Hungary. Original Photo by Sam Whitfield  and Creative Commons License Internet Hungary 2010 conference organizers invited me to be the business keynote speaker. Part of my honorarium was a three day guided tour of...
Florence Grende The Butchers Daughter
Read a long excerpt from the book below. ABOUT Florence Grende The Butcher's Daughter In The Butcher’s Daughter: A Memoir, Florence Grende shares her Jewish family’s journey of surviving Hitler’s Europe in the forests of Poland, and offers a glimpse into her father’s partisan activities there. Her story is framed by...
Holocaust survivor Tamara Deuel
Holocaust Survivor Tamara Deuel Questions and Answers With Students INTERVIEWS  See Paintings by Tamara Deuel View paintings by Tamara Deuel My Story I am one of the survivors of the hell in Europe. I went through the Holocaust as a child. I was born in Kovno, Lithuania and had a normal and beautiful childhood. The...
Selfhelp services for Holocaust survivors
"Holocaust survivors are growing older and frailer and their needs are more complex than ever before. In addition to the myriad problems associated with 'normal aging', many survivors have numerous physical and psychological problems directly attributable to their experiences during the Holocaust. Prolonged periods of starvation and exposure to unspeakable...
Allach Liberation
|| Return to How Dark the Heavens || November 1944 to Allach Liberation on April 30, 1945 This material, copyright 1990 by Sidney Iwens, is excerpted from his prize-winning book "How Dark the Heavens".  This conclusion includes the Allach Liberation, a sub camp of Dachau where Sidney was located at the end of...
Abe's Story Yahrzeit
Today is the day of the Abe's Story Yahrzeit, and on this day I'll share a story of friendship and hope developed over 23 years. If you visit Remember.org and wonder who the gentleman in our logo is, that's Abram Korn from Abe's Story (the book is even in the...
Holocaust Curriculum - the Dachau Gate
Holocaust Curriculum for Human Rights and Genocide Published for the California State Board of Education   NOTE: The Holocaust Curriculum shared below is from a class taught by two of the original advisors to Remember.org, and is shared so teachers can get an idea of attempts to create a model Holocaust Curriculum in...
Dachau Administration Building with Sculpture
When looking for a Holocaust Curriculum for middle school and high school, the following is shared from: Holocaust Curriculum for Middle School for Human Rights and Genocide Published for the California State Board of Education Part 1 of the Holocaust Curriculum for K-6th Grade. Grade Seven 7.2 Students analyze the geographic, political, economic, religious, and...
holocaust history from hitler to Michael Berenbaum content
More than a hundred articles comprise Britannica’s coverage of the Holocaust — including information that ranges from the rise of Hitler and the meaning of the swastika to a survey of the camps and the Holocaust in art and memory — and many of the entries have been written by renowned scholar and author Dr. Michael Berenbaum, the former director of the Holocaust Research Institute at the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C. Britannica’s coverage includes biographies, essays, photographs, and videos as well as discussion prompts appropriate for the classroom.

Featured Holocaust Stories

Remember.org shares art, discussion, photos, poems, and facts to preserve powerful memories, like A Survivor's Prayer
to millions of visitors since 1994.


Holocaust Books and Books by Survivors

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


Witnesses survivors, rescuers, liberators,and others share stories.

Complete online books include, The Soapmaker, Childhood in Times of War and more.

Featuring liberator testimonies and remembering the non-jewish victims.

Polish artist Jan Komski is a survivor of Auschwitz.