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From Schindler's Factory to Yad Vashem: Israel Teen Intern's Story for Yom Ha'Shoah

By The iCenter

Yom Ha'Shoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, has an added part to its name in Israel. In Israel, it's known as Yom Ha'Shoah V'Hagevurah, which translates to Holocaust and Heroism Day. The two words "Holocaust" and "Heroism" are said together, and the aspect of heroism is an especially prominent one.

Below, please find a spotlight of Amy Richman, the descendent of a family that was saved by a famous hero, Oskar Schindler, during the Holocaust.