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Photo above: Interviewing witnesses in Sokolivka [Photo credit: Ari Goldstein] March 8, 2016 The village of Sokolivka is said to have been completely Jewish before the Nazis arrived. Today, however, all that remains of Sokolivka’s Jewish community are ...

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Photo above: Father Desbois and students at the Busk Jewish cemetery and mass grave March 8, 2016 These days we look at modern art and a piece by Damien Hirst as either a well priced opportunity, or an absurdity. Alternatively, an academic degree from Geo...

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Photo above: Father Desbois and students at a killing site of Jews in Lysynychi, Ukraine March 7, 2016 My late great-uncle, Stanley Darer, told me he only saw his father cry once. He was 11 years old and sitting at his breakfast table when his father, h...

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Photo above: Students walk on the path, led by Father Desbois, to a mass grave of Jews in Lysynychi, Ukraine March 7, 2016 Today was eye opening. After years of reading books, writing papers, and looking at pictures, I finally saw a real glimpse of what ...

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