The survey also found that 59 percent believe something like the Holocaust could happen again.
An "educational challenge," the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum said now is not the time to shame young people about their actions.
Kolbe offered to replace the man in a starvation cell after hearing him cry out to be saved, because he had a family.
Claims Conference launch #NoDenyingIt campaign urging that denial of atrocity which killed six million Jews be classed as hate crime on the platform
Margit Buchhalter Feldman, who lived in New Jersey and educated children about World War Two, was two months away from celebrating her 91st birthday.
In one scene in the opening episode of the Amazon Prime Video series, Jewish prisoners are forced into a deadly game of human chess.
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It's the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, but a recent poll says only 45 percent of Americans know 6 million Jewish people died during the Holocaust.
Decades after the end of the Holocaust with the closure of Nazi concentration camps U.S. forces helped liberate, the number of hate crimes against Jews in America hits a record high.
"As racist ethnonationalism and white supremacy grows across the world, this study is an urgent and unsettling reminder of how little history is informing our understanding of today," Rabbi Alissa Wise told Newsweek.
More than half of those surveyed also believe a new Holocaust could happen today somewhere in Europe.
Comedian Louis C.K. sparked debate over "comedy police" and cancel culture, after making a joke in Israel about preferring Auschwitz over New York City.
The artwork sparked outrage at Burning Man and has been the subject of multiple complaints to the Ant-Defamation League.
Fox News host Jeanine Pirro railed against Virginia Governor Ralph Northam, even managing to refer to him as the notorious Auschwitz doctor Josef Mengele for his recent comments about late-term abortions.
The Chelsea Football Club and several Premier League fan groups may begin offering supporters found guilty of anti-Semitic or racist behavior a visit to Auschwitz instead of an outright ban.
After intense backlash against the "Polish death camps" law, Warsaw is watering it down to remove criminal punishment.
Ursula Haverbeck had been sentenced to two years for Holocaust denial.
Kollegah and Farid Bang wrote a song that reads "I'm doing another Holocaust, coming with a Molotov."
Poland's prime minister has been accused of "an inability to understand history" by Israeli leader Netanyahu.
The German chancellor said it was "shameful" Berlin still needed to allocate special police resources to protect Jewish institutions.
The artist's intention was to "show the highest respect for the memory of the Holocaust."