A Woman Of Valor

A Woman Of Valor

Recha Sternbuch was an Orthodox Jewish woman in Switzerland who saved thousands of Jews from the Nazis.

Père Jacques

Père Jacques

Père (Father) Jacques was a Carmelite priest who took in Jewish refugees during the Holocaust and became a leader of the French Resistance, at the cost of his own life.

The Man Who Escaped From Auschwitz

The Man Who Escaped From Auschwitz

Witold Pilecki was a Polish Resistance fighter who smuggled himself into Auschwitz to verify and report on the atrocities happening there.

The Dancer Who Went Down Fighting

The Dancer Who Went Down Fighting

Franceska Mann was a Jewish ballet dancer who was deported to Auschwitz and led an ill-fated rebellion on her way to the gas chambers.

Killed For Giving A Condemned Woman A Sip Of Water

Killed For Giving A Condemned Woman A Sip Of Water

Annette Epaud was a French woman who managed a popular cafe in La Rochelle. After the Germans invaded France in 1940, Annette contributed to the Resistance Movement by giving free meals to resisters.

A Way To Scare The Germans

A Way To Scare The Germans

Eugene Lazowski was a Polish doctor who saved thousands of Jews during the Holocaust by creating a fake epidemic that kept the Germans away from their town.

Hannah Greenbaum

Hannah Greenbaum

Hannah Greenebaum Solomon was a social reformer who founded the National Council of Jewish Women. Today, over 120 years later, the NCJW remains a highly effective volunteer organization committed to helping the least fortunate Americans.

The Ringmaster Who Saved Jews

The Ringmaster Who Saved Jews

Adolf and Maria Althoff were German circus owners who put their own lives at risk to save a family of Jewish acrobats during the Holocaust.

The Father Of American Cyber Defense

The Father Of American Cyber Defense

Sidney “Tom” Weinstein was a United States Army Lt. General and the principal architect of America's electronic military intelligence corps.

Hero Of The Triangle Fire

Hero Of The Triangle Fire

Joseph Zito was an elevator operator who saved a hundred female factory workers from a deadly fire in 1911.

Jewish Indian Through and Through

Jewish Indian Through and Through

Jacob "Jack" Farj Rafael Jacob was an Indian military hero and the highest ranking Jewish officer to serve in the Indian Army. 

The Filipina Fighting For The Jewish State

The Filipina Fighting For The Jewish State

Staff Sgt. Joana Arpon, 20, is a proud combat soldier serving in the Israeli Defense Force. Unlike her comrades in the IDF, she isn’t an Israeli citizen or Jewish. So why did she volunteer to serve?

To Build A House Of Healing

To Build A House Of Healing

Yekusiel Yehudah Halberstam, the Klausenberger Rebbe, was a spiritual giant whose passionate devotion to God and the Jewish people remained strong even after his wife and eleven children were murdered at Auschwitz.

"Your Story Will Not Die"

"Your Story Will Not Die"

Helen Bamber was a psychotherapist who devoted her life to working with severely traumatized patients, including Holocaust survivors and victims of torture.

The Turkish Holocaust Hero

The Turkish Holocaust Hero

Necdet Kent was a Turkish diplomat who saved dozens of Jews during the Holocaust, at great risk to himself.