Entries by Irene Messinger

Holocaust commemoration: March of the Living 2017

Since 1988, more than 250,000 participants from 52 countries have marched down the 3-kilometer path connecting the Auschwitz and Birkenau death camps AUSCHWITZ — A delegation of officials from 12 different European countries pledged their commitment to Holocaust commemoration at a the annual International March of the Living ceremony, which took place at the Birkenau […]

RCA Condemns Upsurge in Anti-Semitic Incidents

The Rabbinical Council of America, the leading organization of orthodox rabbis in North America, notes with great alarm and concern the increase in incidents of anti-Semitic acts in the United States including bomb threats at JCCs, desecration of Jewish cemeteries in St. Louis and Philadelphia, and anti-Semitic actions and rhetoric on college campuses throughout the […]