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'The Holocaust Is Over,' Says Israeli Politician

Avraham Burg, former speaker of the Israeli parliament, says it is time for Jews to "rise from the ashes" of World War II. In his book, The Holocaust Is Over, Burg says Jews and Israelis must remember the Holocaust, but not be its victims for generations to come.


Avraham Burg, author of The Holocaust Is Over; We Must Rise From Its Ashes, and former speaker of the Knesset

Omer Bartov, professor of European history at Brown University

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