Holocaust

Opinion: Why we have not, do not and will not talk about Holocaust in Lithuania (4)

Vilijampolė, Kaunas, winter. The project "Being a Jew". A group of thirty teachers led by a Jewish guide are standing in the former Kaunas ghetto. Houses,...

Lithuanians and Jews: What's changed and what hasn't over the last 40 years? (2)

Tomas Venclova, a prominent Lithuanian author, poet, translator and professor of literature at Yale University, delivered the following remarks at a...

Criticism leveled at Lithuanian government and society at Vilnius Holocaust conference (2)

A conference on Holocaust education was held at Vilnius city hall on 17 April. The conference was the final event in the "Being a Jew" project's series of...

Star of Remembrance to commemorate Holocaust in Vilnius

Holocaust Remembrance Day (Yom Hashoah) in Lithuania was unique this year. Over 700 youngsters from Vilnius, together with the Lithuanian Jewish...

Israeli Embassy in Lithuania awarded the Righteous Among the Nations

The Embassy of the State of Israel , together with the Lithuanian Jewish community and the Vilna Gaon Jewish State Museum, on a Day of remembrance of the...

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