Stories about man's inhumanity to man, and about carrying on nevertheless.

Rose Ratner's scar—the pogrom in Rostov, 1881

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The Tulbowitz tavern in Novocherkassk was overrun by Cossacks during the Rostov pogrom of 1881.

Final days in Kovno

The amazing story of the unrelated Rabinowitz family in the days before the liquidation of Kovno. Two sons survived to make their lives in Israel.


A department store fire in Tiegenhof

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An anti-Semitic arsonist set repeated fires at Paechter's Kaufhaus but Isaak Paechter himself was arrested for the crime. He was exonerated but he chose not to rebuild and moved his family out of Tiegenhof. 


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