CDJHM’s Statement on Israel’s Right to Exist

April 24, 2024

As the conflict between Israel and Hamas continues, CDJHM releases a statement of support for Israel’s right to exist.

Letter: No ‘opposing’ view on Holocaust

October 23, 2021

Just recently, in Southlake, Texas, a school district administrator advised teachers that if they have a book about the Holocaust in their classrooms, they should also offer students access to a book from an “opposing” perspective. 

That this idea should find its way through the school district or even be suggested by a professional administrator is the canary in the coal mine.

A Momentous Time

August 26, 2020

With anti-Semitism on the rise in the United States and beyond, the importance of the future Capital District Holocaust Memorial can’t be overstated.

And it was the interfaith friendship between Bishop Edward B. Scharfenberger of the Diocese of Albany and Dr. Michael Lozman that brought the memorial one step closer to reality on Aug. 20.