Holocaust

Magneto: Marvel’s Suffering Jew

Magneto: Marvel’s Suffering Jew
By June 15, 2016

The fictional Holocaust survivor highlights culture’s limited view in only seeing Jews as victims. Read More

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Stop Calling the Holocaust a ‘White Genocide’

Stop Calling the Holocaust a ‘White Genocide’
By May 5, 2016

Calling the Shoah “white on white” hate belies a gross misunderstanding of anti-Semitism. Read More

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“The Job of a Novelist is to Talk About the Difficult Thing”

“The Job of a Novelist is to Talk About the Difficult Thing”
By April 23, 2015

A Q&A with Elisa Albert, author of the new novel ‘After Birth’ Read More

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Through Dance, New Exhibit Pays Tribute to Women of Auschwitz Resistance

Through Dance, New Exhibit Pays Tribute to Women of Auschwitz Resistance
By November 3, 2014

Choreography by Jonah Bokaer is moving, but there’s a dearth of historical context. Read More

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Rule #1: Don’t Kiss in the Anne Frank House

Rule #1: Don’t Kiss in the Anne Frank House
By October 26, 2014

At long last, that mawkish make-out scene from “The Fault in Our Stars” gets the smack-down it deserves. Read More

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“Humans of New York” Photoblog Captures Amazing Stories of Holocaust Survivors

“Humans of New York” Photoblog Captures Amazing Stories of Holocaust Survivors
By July 29, 2014

The comments will restore your faith in humanity. (Or at least, internet commenters.) Read More

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Alexis Fishman’s Star Turn in “Der Gelbe Stern”

Alexis Fishman’s Star Turn in “Der Gelbe Stern”
By July 21, 2014

Australian chanteuse charms audience—and satirizes Nazism—in sexy, Weimar-era cabaret. Read More

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