December 18, 2023, 12:38 pm
'The baby is a boy and his name is Zigi'. Holocaust survivor Zigi Shipper didn't live long enough to meet his sixth great-grandson, but believed a large family was the ultimate riposte to the Nazis.
September 13, 2023, 12:10 pm
By the time new students complete secondary school, the Holocaust will likely have moved out of living memory. We must make sure these stories continue to be told, again and again, writes Karen Pollock
September 12, 2023, 3:55 pm
There he was, "staring down the lens and into the future," writes Darren Richman, of the incredible moment he recognised the image of his beloved grandfather at a Lodz Ghetto monument
July 5, 2023, 11:08 am
Opinion: Truth can be lost in darkness and this institution does an admirable job of shining a light on one of the darkest periods in human history
Darren Richman, grandson of late Holocaust survivor Zigi Shipper at The Wiener Holocaust Library on it's 90th anniversary
March 30, 2023, 3:47 pm
Following the loss of Holocaust survivor Zigi Shipper, his grandson Darren Richman writes that defiance and humour in the face of death seems a particularly Jewish coping mechanism
February 27, 2023, 11:27 am
In the first in a three-part series about what he learnt from his legendary grandfather Zigi Shipper, his grandson visits the 'Seeing Auschwitz' exhibition in London - and tells the Jewish News that those who were murdered must be remembered as real people, not numbers.
January 26, 2023, 11:27 am
Royal photographer Arthur Edwards, who took an extraordinary portrait of Zigi Shipper's family, says the survivor, who died last week, wanted the image to show Hitler: "I survived. I won."