J2Gether History

History

This series will give you a chance to learn Jewish history in a way you never would have in school. Go beneath the surface and explore the nitty-gritty of topics that interest you, and learn how they continue to impact the world today. 

The Holocaust: Understanding the History and the Impact

The Holocaust saw the murder of 6 million Jews, and the systematic destruction of European Jewry. The reverberations are still being felt today, but at the same time, we see an increase in Holocaust denial and the weaponization of the legacy of the Holocaust in modern Anti-Semitism. Learn about the legacy of the Holocaust, and its impact on the world. 

The Aftermath - Stories of Survival

As Jewish teens, you are part of the last generation that will hear the stories of the Holocaust directly from those who survived it. This course will delve into the legacies of survivors, including direct testimony, stories of miraculous events during the War, and what happened afterwards. Come to hear inspirational stories directly from those who lived through one of the darkest periods in world history.

The Aftermath - The World response to the Holocaust

The Aftermath world response - Explore the Holocaust through the lens of global geopolitics. How did countries and leaders respond during the war, and how have different players dealt with the aftermath?

The Holocaust: Lessons from the destruction of the German Democracy

What can we learn from the story of Germany and the Holocaust, and how can we apply it to the state of democracy in the US and around the world today?

The Holocaust: Understanding the History and the Impact

The Holocaust saw the murder of 6 million Jews, and the systematic destruction of European Jewry. The reverberations are still being felt today, but at the same time, we see an increase in Holocaust denial and the weaponization of the legacy of the Holocaust in modern Anti-Semitism. Learn about the legacy of the Holocaust, and its impact on the world. 

The Aftermath - Stories of Survival

As Jewish teens, you are part of the last generation that will hear the stories of the Holocaust directly from those who survived it. This course will delve into the legacies of survivors, including direct testimony, stories of miraculous events during the War, and what happened afterwards. Come to hear inspirational stories directly from those who lived through one of the darkest periods in world history.

The Aftermath - The World response to the Holocaust

The Aftermath world response - Explore the Holocaust through the lens of global geopolitics. How did countries and leaders respond during the war, and how have different players dealt with the aftermath?

The Holocaust: Lessons from the destruction of the German Democracy

What can we learn from the story of Germany and the Holocaust, and how can we apply it to the state of democracy in the US and around the world today?