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Münchner Merkur on Shared History Project

Katrin Hildebrand
Jan. 27, 2021

Katrin Hildebrand for Münchner Merkur as she discusses LBI's newest exhibition at the Bundestag.

The time span is long. 1700 years. However, it is not a success story in the sense of happiness, harmony, social interaction and a good life for everyone. “1700 years of Jewish life in German-speaking countries” is the title of the exhibition at the Leo Baeck Institute New York / Berlin. Its official start today coincides with the Day of Remembrance for the Victims of National Socialism. This is of course not a coincidence. Most of Jewish life in Germany was destroyed during the Nazi era, millions of people