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What is Holocaust remembrance?

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To remember the Holocaust.

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Where are the Holocaust remembrance museums?

Have a look at this URL: http://www.science.co.il/holocaust-museums.asp

Where is the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation Inc in Philadelphia Pennsylvania located?

The address of the Philadelphia Holocaust Remembrance Foundation Inc is: 2100 Arch St, Philadelphia, PA 19103-1300

How does revisionist interpretation of the Holocaust movement affect the world today?

There is remembrance of the Holocaust but there is no 'Holocaust movement'. That expression makes it sound like a political campaign.

When is The Holocaust Remembrance Day in 2013?

Different countries have different days; In Israel Holocaust Remembrance Day was on April 7th, 2013, marking the day of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising. The United Nations (International) Remembrance Day is on the 27th January, marking the Liberation of Auschwitz.

What sort of items are in the Holocaust muesem?

there are artifacts, documents and a garden of remembrance.

What happened on many first?

It was may day. In 2011, it was holocaust remembrance day.

What is the Yom Hashoah?

It is Holocaust Remembrance Day, a day to remember the millions of Jews who died during the holocaust. It is observed on 27th of Nisan.

When is the Holocaust remembrance day in Canada?

27 January is Holocaust Memorial everywhere. (Auschwitz was liberated by the Soviet Army on 27 January 1945).

Why are there remembrance centres and museums which remember the Holocaust in cities all over Europe?

It is out of respect for the devastation of the Holocaust. This was an event that was of the murder of millions of innocent people, mostly Jews. It hurt the whole world when this action was carried out. Out of respect and curtsy, the victims of the Holocaust are remembered not only throughout Europe, but all over the world. These remembrance centers and museums are not praising the Holocaust, but remembering the victims.

Is the Holocaust a world event?

No, because not everywhere in the world are holocaust related.___The term world event is very vague ... In 2005(?) the United Nations declared 27 January Holocaust Remembrance Day.

What does Holocaust Remembrance Day celebrate?

The observance is to remember the Nazi "Final Solution" to erase the Jewish race .

What is the date of Holocaust remembrance day?

27 January. Auschwitz was liberated by the Soviet Army on 27 January 1945.

Why is Elie Wiesel consider the spokesman for remembrance?

Perhaps because he has become a kind of celebrity - which other Holocaust survivors have not.

How many Holocaust remembrance museums are there in the world?

I know of at least one, not counting the concentration camps that were turned into museums...

What is so special about the 27th January for Jews?

International Holocaust Remembrance Day, January 27, is an international memorial day commemorating the victims of the Holocaust. It commemorates the genocide that resulted in the death of an estimated 6 million Jews, 1 million Gypsies, 250,000 mentally and physically disabled people, and 9000 homosexual men by the Nazi regime and its collaborators.

What is the Jewish day where they remember about the termination of them?

Your question is phrased somewhat oddly, but I think you're looking for "Holocaust Remembrance Day."

When is Holocaust Remembrance Day?

27 January. Auschwitz I, II and III were liberated by the Soviet Army on 27 January 1945.

Is remembrance or remembrance correct spelling?

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What is the address for the holocaust museum?

Yad VashemThe Holocaust Martyrs' and Heroes' Remembrance AuthorityP.O.B. 3477Jerusalem 91034 Israelthough if you want to find one closer to you, there are museums in all countries that were in the Holocaust and many in the US and other countries not involved.

What time is the Yom HaShoah siren?

The Yom HaShoa (Holocaust Remembrance Day) sirens blast for 2 minutes at 10:00 am

What purpose do books and movies about the Holocaust serve?

That varies a lot.There are academic studies of the Holocaust.Some books and movies are forms of remembrance.Some books and movies are forms of entertainment.Various 'purposes' may be mixed.

When is the Holocaust observed?

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What is judeocide?

The word is hardly used. It means 'killing Jews' (on a large scale) and is occasionally used instead of Holocaust. The term judeocide is associated in particular with the work of Arno Mayer, a well known historian, who is keen to demystify the Holocaust and who has misgivings about Holocaust remembrance, which he regards as a cult.

What has the author Judith E Berman written?

Judith E. Berman has written: 'Holocaust Remembrance in Australian Jewish Communities (Physics Reviews)'

What is the Holocaust Memorial Day?

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