A resolution honoring Ohioan and Olympic athlete Jesse Owens has been approved by the U.S. Senate.
In 1938, deep within Nazi-occupied territory, the most heinous of acts were occurring. But out of the horror, come of hope, perseverance, and survival. During the Sunday Showcase starting at 2 pm on WOSU TV, we remember, and honor the victims of the Holocaust and their continuing struggle.
“One of the most horrible features of war is that all the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.”Â â€” George Orwell At the end of WWII, 60 minutes of raw film was discovered intact in an East German archive. Shot by the Nazis in Warsaw [...]
This year Holocaust Remembrance Day is Sunday, May 1. The United States Holocaust Memorial Museum designated Justice and Accountability in the Face of Genocide: What Have We Learned? as the theme for the 2011 observance. Observances and remembrance activities can occur during the week of Remembrance that runs from the Sunday before Holocaust Remembrance Day [...]