Bronka Sundstrom Still Finds Solace on the Trail

The local Holocaust survivor is the oldest woman to have summited Mount Rainier.

02/10/2020 By Gregory Gutterman Scruggs


Anne Frank and Sophie Scholl Come to Seattle Stages

The two young women defied the Nazis in very different ways. Both have messages for today.

02/07/2019 By Misha Berson

Jewish Connections

With Germany Close Up, Young Adults Reflect on the Past to Look to the Future

The Federation's new travel opportunity will put Seattle young adults in touch with Germany's past and present.

11/26/2018 By Jim DiPeso

Jewish Journey

Two Czech Refugees Discover They've Led Parallel Lives

Two men find out they have a lot more in common than living in Seattle.

10/31/2018 By Peter Curtis and Robert Stern


Karen Treiger's Family History Finds Holy Moments

The local author devoted years to researching and writing her in-laws' Holocaust survival story.

10/23/2018 By Rachel Román


Honoring Japanese Experiences of World War II through Music

Music of Remembrance's 20th season takes on the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and Japanese internment.

09/12/2017 By Boris Kurbanov

Sound Off

Can Holocaust Education Help the Seattle Police Department?

The Law Enforcement and Society program is part of the SPD's ongoing reforms.

08/10/2017 By Emily K. Alhadeff Illustrations by Levi Hastings

Three Opinions

Should We Compare the Holocaust to Current Events?

History repeats itself — but analogies can desensitize us.

04/06/2017 By Michal Lotzker and Devin E. Naar

Jewish Journey

Due to the Kindness of Strangers, a Family Exists Today

For a family confined to the Krakow Ghetto, luck and a little help went a long way.

04/05/2017 By Steven Baral


Curious George’s Curious Journey

The creators of America’s favorite monkey barely made it out of occupied Paris.

04/05/2017 By Emily K. Alhadeff


Remembering Rhodes

Regina Amira reflects on the island of her birth.

10/01/2016 By Cynthia Flash Hemphill

Jewish Journey

Rhodes to Seattle

A writer experiences her family’s survival through found letters.

06/01/2016 By Cynthia Flash Hemphill


Good Out of Evil

Should the Holocaust be a teaching tool for perpetuating Jewish identity?

06/01/2016 By Rivy Poupko Kletenik


Art After Auschwitz

How will we continue to memorialize the Holocaust?

04/01/2016 By Anca L. Szilágyi