History

Seventy-two years ago: the Bialystok Ghetto uprising

The Warsaw Ghetto uprising of April 1943 is better known. But let’s also honor the heroes and martyrs of the Bialystok (Poland) Ghetto who fought the Nazis to the death (and helped hundreds of Jews to escape slaughter) in August of that year.

You can learn more about the Bialystok Ghetto fighters– many of them from Zionist youth movements– here.

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