Why We Keep Reading About the Shoah

A thorough new history of the Nazi concentration camps challenges us to face again our fears and weakness

Stuck Between Berlin and Jerusalem

What kind of Zionist was Gershom Scholem?

In the Boxcar

Seventy people, speeding into the unknown

1.5 Million People Visited Auschwitz in 2014

Museum officials log record number of visits to former concentration camp

The Merry Widow’s Fling With Hitler

The strange side story of the 1905 comic operetta, which is being presented by the Metropolitan Opera on New Year’s Eve

Primo Levi’s Christmas in Auschwitz

The chemist and writer recalls the last holiday before liberation

No Banality in This Evil

A new documentary and a new book look at Himmler and Eichmann through newly discovered letters

Reexamining FDR’s Response to Kristallnacht

Ken Burns and others call it impressive, but the truth is less inspiring

Adolf Eichmann Is Alive and Well and Living in the Middle East

Philosopher Bettina Stangneth’s brilliant, newly translated study of the origins of evil shows why radicals like ISIS act like Nazis

Nazi-Era Jerseys on View in World Cup Exhibit

Display in Salvador, Brazil, endorsed by the tournament’s local committee

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