‘The US and the Holocaust’ review: Ken Burns’ latest PBS series connects history to the present

Directed by Burns and frequent collaborators Lynn Novick and Sarah Botstein, the six-plus hours meticulously connect US isolation and xenophobia to the barbarism unfolding in Europe, with historians detailing —…

Recreating a Family’s Lost Holocaust History, Step by Step

That afternoon, we drove to what remains of Barcares, now an abandoned, overgrown field full of unclaimed internment camp artifacts. I walked along the straight rows of what looked like…

Whoopi Goldberg opened ‘The View’ with an on-air apology for her Holocaust comments

“Yesterday on our show, I misspoke. I tweeted about it last night but I want you to hear it from me directly,” the comedian and actor said. “I said something…

Whoopi Goldberg sparks outrage after saying on ‘The View’ that ‘the Holocaust isn’t about race’

Her comments came during a segment of the ABC talk show on Monday that focused in part on a Tennessee school district’s decision to ban “Maus,” a graphic novel that…