Kristallnacht

Nazi flag (credit: ClipArt.com)

Protesters Call For Ouster Of Reputed Nazi War Criminal Living In Queens

Palij worked as an armed guard at an SS slave labor camp for Jews in Nazi-occupied Poland during World War II and helped keep prisoners from escaping, according to court documents.

11/10/2013

Musicians play at ceremony to mark 75th anniversary of Kristallnacht (credit: CBS 2)

Kristallnacht Survivors Remember ‘Horrific’ Event 75 Years Later

On Nov. 9 and 10, 1938, Nazis torched synagogues, vandalized Jewish homes and arrested some 30,000 Jewish men and sent them to concentration camps.

11/08/2013

3GNY members David Wachs and Gayle Steinweis Peck at a happy hour (credit: Julie Cohen / 3GNY)

Stories From Main Street: 3GNY Keeps The Memory Of The Holocaust Alive In NYC

With the Jewish people to once again celebrate their survival with Passover, a New York City group hopes that we will never forget about the Holocaust, so we can say “never again.”

04/02/2012

Ernest Michel (Photo/CBS 2)

Holocaust Survivor Reunites With Protector’s Kin

Ernest Michel credits a fellow prisoner with saving his life at Auschwitz. Decades later, he was reunited with the great nephew of his savior.

11/09/2010