Lawyer persists in seeking truth on
Lawyer persists in seeking truth on Wallenberg's fatejewishpresspinellasPassport photograph of Raoul Wallenberg. Sweden, June 1944. Morris Wolff stood in front of an interfaith audience at the Bryan Glazer Family JCC on May 17 and shared the story of his legal fight to bring Swedish diplomat and righteous gentile Raoul ...and more »
Posted on 20 June 2017 | 12:35 pm
Bernheims honored by Novant for
Salisbury PostBernheims honored by Novant for extraordinary philanthropySalisbury PostIn Rachel's own work as founder and chairwoman of the human rights organization Raoul Wallenberg Committee of the United States, she continues to keep alive the memory of Raoul Wallenberg, a humanitarian who saved tens of thousands of Jews during ...
Posted on 12 June 2017 | 1:31 pm
Warsaw church named 'House of Life' for
thenews.plWarsaw church named 'House of Life' for helping Jewsthenews.plA ceremony to unveil a commemorative plaque in the church on Wednesday was attended by representatives of the government and Jewish organizations, Catholic Church leaders, the diplomatic corps, and the International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation.
Posted on 7 June 2017 | 7:01 am
La seule séquence connue avec Raoul
The Times of IsraëlLa seule séquence connue avec Raoul Wallenberg découverte par hasardThe Times of IsraëlUne séquence vidéo a été récemment découverte qui permet de voir le héros suédois de l'Holocauste Raoul Wallenberg — l'homme qui allait sauver des dizaines de milliers de Juifs – donnant des instructions à des recrues de l'armée sur un champ de tirs ...
Posted on 28 May 2017 | 3:45 am
Chance find reveals only known footage of
The Times of IsraelChance find reveals only known footage of Holocaust hero Raoul WallenbergThe Times of IsraelIn newly discovered footage of Swedish Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg — the only known instance that he was caught on film — the man who would go on to save tens of thousands of Jews can be seen instructing army recruits at a firing range in 1940.
Posted on 28 May 2017 | 2:21 am
LAWRENCE: Professor presents Holocaust
It all started with one little Jewish boy’s invitation to a Japanese diplomat to attend his family’s Hanukkah party in a small town in Lithuania in 1940.
Posted on 12 April 2015 | 5:27 am
Woman tipped to replace Subedi
A British international human rights law professor could soon be appointed the next UN special rapporteur on human rights in Cambodia, becoming the first woman to ever hold the position.
Posted on 22 March 2015 | 12:47 am
Picks of the Week - Happenings
Picks of the Week - Happenings
Posted on 18 March 2015 | 5:45 pm
Remembering Raoul Wallenberg, hailed a hero
Watch above: As so many other cities have, Saskatoon has a memorial park in the name of Raoul Wallenberg. Meaghan Craig explains the significance of the man and why so many pay tribute to his legacy. SASKATOON – As a young man, he made history.
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 11:27 pm
A Parliamentarian to be proud of
The life of Raoul Wallenberg – a Swedish diplomat who saved tens of thousands of Jews during the Second World War – has long been an important source of inspiration. After leaving politics he plans to dedicate himself to establishing an institute in ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:48 am
Filipino Schindler” and Late President
Quezon was honored Wednesday with a ceremony held at Quezon Memorial Circle in Quezon City, at which Zenaida Quezon Avancena received the Raoul Wallenberg Foundation Medal on behalf of her father. Quezon was recognized for his “life-saving plan” and ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 4:40 pm
President Manuel L. Quezon – A hero from a
The highlight of the event was the posthumous bestowal of the Raoul Wallenberg Medal upon the late president Quezon. The actual recipient, his elderly daughter, Zenaida Quezon, aged 94, is fondly known in the Philippines as “Tia Nini.” Representing the ...
Posted on 23 August 2015 | 4:10 am
Research: Turks, Kurds who reached out to
PanARMENIAN.Net - The International Raoul Wallenberg Foundation and the Kaloosdian/Mugar Chair at the Strassler Center for Holocaust and Genocide Studies at Clark University together with Professor Taner Akcam have initiated a major research. This vast ...
Posted on 21 August 2015 | 7:17 pm
Sweden honors WWII hero with commemoration
Sweden will honor its World War II hero Raoul Wallenberg with an annual commemoration day in recognition of his achievements in saving thousands of Jews from the Nazis in Hungary.
Posted on 4 January 2013 | 3:37 am
US honors WWII hero Wallenberg in Sweden
A U.S. senator has handed over a document bestowing the Congressional Gold Medal upon Raoul Wallenberg to the World War II hero's 91-year-old half-sister.
Posted on 5 September 2012 | 9:09 am
Researchers: Wallenberg Budapest mission no
World War II hero Raoul Wallenberg's appointment for a mission to rescue Hungarian Jews from the Nazis may not have been as random as previously thought, researchers said Monday.
Posted on 19 March 2012 | 3:58 am
Archivist challenges Kremlin in Wallenberg
A former senior Russian archive official says he saw a file that could shed light on Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg's fate — challenging the insistence of Russia's KGB successor agency that it has no documents regarding the man who saved tens of
Posted on 26 January 2012 | 11:12 pm
Sweden to probe fate of WWII hero Wallenberg
Sweden will open a new probe into what happened to World War II hero Raoul Wallenberg after he was captured by the Soviets in 1945.
Posted on 16 January 2012 | 2:38 am