Source: Google Cultural Institute
View and read this photo gallery for a timeline of Anne Frank’s life and the historic events that shaped it.
Holocaust survivor and
self-proclaimed Happiest Man on Earth, Eddie Jaku, dies at age 101. Read about
his extraordinary life and inspiring message.
Survivors and loved ones of victims of the Holocaust recently pushed back against protesters who trivialized it.
Source: Museum of Jewish Heritage
Like Anne Frank, Paula Weissman was sent to a Nazi concentration camp as a teenager. Learn about how she made a life for herself after liberation, and explore the site for more powerful stories.
Source: The Washington Post
View powerful photos and learn the life story of a Jewish Holocaust survivor and resistance fighter.
Go back in time to explore the hiding place of Anne Frank on this website. With background information on the people, places, and things that happened, as well as an interactive 3D model of the secret annex, this site provides a truly immersive experience.
An Armenian American reflects on a recent statement condemning a genocide that inspired Hitler.
Read about one way that Anne Frank’s writing continues to inspire young writers over half a century later.
Source: United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
Hear Holocaust survivors describe their harrowing experiences in their own words.
Source: Anne Frank House
A professor explores how a teenager who kept a diary has transformed into a symbol of what the Holocaust stole from the world.
Source: The Guardian
As the Holocaust recedes into the past, urgency to preserve its historical memory grows.
New research from the Anne Frank House suggests that Anne and her family may have not in fact been betrayed by someone who knew about their hiding place. Read to learn more.
Source: Roper Center, Cornell University
It’s said that hindsight is 20/20; looking back, the horrors of the Holocaust are clear. But what did Americans think at the time?
Source: Mental Floss
A detailed timeline of how the Franks were caught, and the circumstances around their arrest.
Source: National Geographic
75 years after her arrest, investigators are still exploring how the Nazis discovered the Dutch teen and her family.
Source: The Washington Post
Elie Wiesel, author of Night and human rights advocate, died in July of 2016. The author of this opinion post suggests that Wiesel’s work has a particularly strong impact on young people.
Source: The New York Times
Will Anne Frank ever be forgotten? As the Holocaust fades further into history, some historians are working to make sure that future generations don’t get the facts wrong or lose sight of its importance.
Source: Smithsonian Magazine
See pages from Anne Frank’s diary with explanatory notes in this excerpt from the book 100 Documents That Changed the World.
Anne Frank’s reasons for keeping a diary might not be all that different from your own. Read some of the many ways teenagers today use diaries.