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Traveling Holocaust exhibit opening at USD

October 22, 2012 in The Daily Republic

VERMILLION (AP) A U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum traveling exhibit examining the role scientists and doctors played in the Holocaust is set to open this week at the University of South Dakota.
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Holocaust Survivor Shares His Story In Grand Forks

January 26, 2012 in WDAZ

A Holocaust survivor brought his message of diversity and acceptance to Grand Forks Thursday. Irving Roth told his story of survival, helping people understand and learn from what happened in the Holocaust. Continue Reading

Holocaust survivors blast Nazi garb at protest

January 1, 2012 in Grand Forks Herald

Images of ultra-Orthodox Jews dressing up as Nazi concentration camp inmates during a protest drew widespread condemnation Sunday and added a new twist to a simmering battle over growing extremism inside Israel’s insular ultra-Orthodox community. Continue Reading

Israel’s Vatican envoy backs off WWII pope praise

June 26, 2011 in Grand Forks Herald

Israel’s ambassador to the Vatican on Sunday backed off his praise of Pope Pius XII, the World War II-era pope blamed by some Jews and historians for having failed to speak out enough against the Holocaust. Continue Reading