Films by Ida’s Memory, LLC

Why is the War Between the Ukraine and Russia not a Holocaust?

Ukraine-Russian War refugees in LVIV, Ukraine

The war between Russia and Ukraine is a conflict between two sovereign states over territorial and political disputes, whereas the Holocaust was a systematic genocide committed by Nazi Germany during World War II that targeted and killed six million Jews and other marginalized groups. The war in Ukraine has not been characterized by the same […]

International Holocaust Remembrance Day, January 27th annually

On November 1, 2005 the United Nations General Assembly designated every January 27th as International Holocaust Remembrance Day.  This day is dedicated to the 6 million plus victims of the Holocaust that occurred during World War II. Every member nation of the United Nations is encouraged to honor and remember the victims of the Holocaust […]

The Palestinian Incentive Program for Killing Jews

The PLO has a formal policy of paying terrorists for attacking Israelis.  If the terrorist is killed their family gets a monthly pension and if the terrorist is jailed their family gets monthly support payments.  These payments usually exceed what Palestinians receive for nonviolent work.  For more insight into why Palestinians and Middle East Arabs […]

Dedication to Grandparents from your Heirs

We remember you… Although we have never met you Our Grandparents Isidor Katz and Hilda (Ransenberg) Katz From Watzenborn-Steinberg and Allendorf, Germany We remember not that You Lived And were killed, But We remember how You courageously sent your children away On a train, over a border, At night, alone Into what may have been […]

Grand Mufti of Jerusalem played a major role in the Holocaust

Nazis, Islamiss, and the Making of the Modern Middle East

The film A Journey into the Holocaust discusses how the Grand Mufti of Jerusalem got Britain to dramatically reduce Jewish immigration to Palestine. The Grand Mufti, al-Hajj Amin al-Husaini, was possibly even more successful in his efforts with Hitler. In a 2014 book Nazis, Islamists and the Making of the Modern Middle East (Yale University […]

The Smartest Guys in the Room Are the Ones Getting It Wrong

History has shown that you must be able to understand the viewpoint of your enemies. By viewing their position with your ideology and beliefs you’re placing yourself in grave danger. Deeply entrenched beliefs of other people, religious and otherwise, do not just change because of actions you take. To think otherwise is to ignore world […]

Germany Remembers Romani Victims of the Holocaust/Porajmos

Gypsy Memorial in Berlin, Germany

The mass killings of various targeted civilian groups by Germany and its allies during World War II took place throughout many parts of occupied Europe. Although Hungary and Austria assume little to no responsibility for their murderous role in the extermination of civilians, Germany does assume full responsibility for its actions. As a response to […]

ISIS has been given approval by their religious leaders to use weapons of mass destruction

  ISIS, which now calls itself the Islamic State, an organization that has employed terrorism and brutal mass murder to take over large swaths of territory in Iraq and Syria and create a religiously pure Muslin caliphate, is also trying to develop biological weapons. The publication Foreign Policy ( reported this information citing information found […]

Video of sermon by Kuwait Cleric to annihilate Israel

Speech by Kuwaiti Cleric preaching annihilation of Israelis

Religious leaders often teach hateful beliefs. In this sermon from July 14, 2014 Kuwaiti Celric Tareq Al-Suwaidan teaches the importance of martyrdom and how all Israeli’s have to be annihilated. He says it is the responsibility of all Muslims to kill deviant countries and that Israel is a deviant country because they do not believe […]

You must grasp the other groups’ beliefs, culture & viewpoint

Armed ISIS Sunnis riding down a street in Iraqi on a pick-up truck Different cultures have distinct perspectives on how they should live their lives.  Some cultures abhor freedom while others embrace it.  If you are from a culture that thinks freedom is worth dying for, do not forget that another culture may feel freedom […]

Humans Think in Categories

Anti-Semitism, (prejudice against Jews) has existed in the world for at least two thousand years. It is a phenomenon that has caused numerous genocides, including the violent destruction of six million Jewish men, women and children and five million individuals of other targeted groups during World War II known as the Holocaust. Genocide events are […]