#poland

News | Israel/Jewish Community

Polish Prime Minister: Reparations for Jewish Property Stolen During the Holocaust Would Be ‘Victory for Hitler’ | Jewis

The main gate at the Auschwitz concentration camp. Photo: Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum. The Prime Minister of Poland has declared …

News | Antisemitism Watch

1941 Picture Shows Pruchnik Was Burning Jews in Effigy Long Before Latest Incident

It's safe to say that many Jews are relieved that the good folks of Pruchnik restricted themselves to an effigy and did not go after actual Jews.

News | Antisemitism Watch

Leading Jewish group outraged at beating of Judas effigy in Poland | The Times of Israel

WJC says Good Friday ritual that cast New Testament villain as a stereotypical Jew was a 'ghastly revival of medieval anti-Semitism'

News | Israel & The Jewish Community

Passover Seder to be held in Warsaw Ghetto for first time in 76 years | The Jerusalem post

Before the Holocaust, approximately one-third of Warsaw was Jewish.

News | Antisemitism Watch

‘How to Recognize a Jew’: Outrage Over Sale of Antisemitic Newspaper at Polish Parliament’s Hotel

“How to Recognize the Jew”: The antisemitic headline in Polish publication “Tylko Polska.” Photo: Twitter. Poland’s parliament faced international embarrassment …

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Far Right Protesters Gather at Auschwitz During Annual Camp Liberation Commemoration

Far right ONR (National Radical Camp) activists walk past the “Arbeit Macht Frei” gate at the former Nazi German concentration …

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How the U.S. pressured Poland into softening its law on Holocaust speech

Trump and Polish president Duda did not meet once during the Polish leader’s five-day visit to the United States last month, while Trump did meet with the president of Uzbekistan at the White House.

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Polish government cancels scheduled Bennett visit over Holocaust remarks - International news - Jerusalem Post

“The blood of Polish Jews cries from the ground, and no law will silence it. The Government of Poland cancelled my visit, because I mentioned the crimes of its people. I am honored.”

Sports | Cycling

This Is Cycle Speedway! - Peloton Magazine

While the Tour Down Under celebrated its 20th anniversary in and around the Australian city of Adelaide this past week, on the south side of the town, a very different and utterly unique cycling sport was preparing for its 60th anniversary, that of cycle

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Polish discus thrower auctions his Rio Olympics medal to help 3-year-old boy with eye cancer

Piotr Malachowski has sold his Rio silver medal to help cover the cost of the surgery for 3-year-old Olek Szymanski, who is suffering from a rare eye cancer.