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Can trauma be passed to next generation through DNA?


New research suggests that experiencing intense psychological trauma may have a genetic impact on a person’s future children. Continue reading

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Righteous Among the Nations: rescuers of the Holocaust – Lesson Plan

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By Syd Golston and Paul Wieser Syd Golston directs a Teaching American History grant for the Phoenix Union High School district. She is a former…read more

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70 years later, Holocaust victim’s dress designs come back to life


A new look at the Holocaust is coming from an unexpected place: a fashion design project decades in the making. Continue reading

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Holocaust Remembrance Day resource collection


April 27, 2014, is Holocaust Remembrance Day or Yom HaShoah. The following collection is designed to provide teachers with rich and meaningful resources on the…read more

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Lidice & Lezaky: their stories through stamps – Lesson Plan

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By Paul Weiser, Mandel Fellow of the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum and the former director of the Braun-Glick Holocaust Institute for the Anti-Defamation League. Introduction…read more

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