Teach it to Your Children
Publication Date: May 1981
Author(s): Michael Berenbaum
Series: Sh'ma (11/213) and CLAL Encore Archive
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: Holocaust Education; History; Communal Memory; Anti-Semitism
Coverage: United States
The author highlights the importance of understanding the historical, social, economic and political contexts in which the Holocaust took place. He calls on the Jewish community to ensure that future generations are educated about the catastrophe. In his view, asking intelligent questions is more important than the answers, which may be nonexistent.