A People's History of the Holocaust and Genocide

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Then and Now - Auschwitz Paintings by Survivors

Then and Now | Auschwitz Paintings by Survivors and Recent Photos

  Credits Auschwitz Paintings by Survivors - Part 1 Part 1 Part 2 Part 3 This exhibit contrasts contemporary photographs of these...

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 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.
Liberation of Auschwitz 75 years later - Holocaust Survivor
As the world commemorates the Liberation of Auschwitz after 75 years, strange things are happening. At Remember.org we focus on people's history, not the political games or storytelling surrounding the events at Auschwitz, especially in recent years. In one of the original interviews for Remember.org, Yehuda Bauer of Hebrew University...
Babi Yar - Union-Blatter der Emigration
"I have a couple of project into which I have poured many hours over the years and which I would love to bring to be available to the world. 1. Babi Yar Babi Yar was the infamous killing valley in World War 2 where so many died undocumented.
After the Roundup by Joesph Weismann
See on Amazon After the Roundup INTRO LETTER to Remember.org: "During the night of July 16-17, 1942, twelve thousand eight hundred forty-four Jewish men, women, and children were rounded up by the French police in Paris and the surrounding area. 8,160 of them, including 4,115 children, were taken to the Vélodrome d’Hiver,...
Joseph Weismann
Joseph Weismann's story is remembered for Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom HaShoah) 2020. Joseph Weismann - After the Roundup Background On the nights of July 16 and 17, 1942, French police rounded up eleven-year-old Joseph Weismann, his family, and 13,000 other Jews. After being held for five days in appalling conditions in the...
Elly Rodrigues
The Holocaust Story of Elly Rodrigues and her Dutch Rescuers “When I was a boy and I would see scary things in the news, my mother would say to me, “Look for the helpers. You will always find people who are helping.” Fred Rogers   Preface Anne Frank has been described as...
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...

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.