FDR and the Holocaust: A New Appraisal

U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum
100 Raoul Wallenberg Place SW
Washington, D.C. 20024

In his latest book, “1944: FDR and the Year that Changed History,” best-selling author Jay Winik offers a fresh look at a pivotal year for America during World War II. He and other prominent historians will discuss the era’s political leaders and the grave challenges they faced, including the rescue of Europe’s remaining Jews.


  • Peter Baker, chief New York Times White House correspondent
  • Dr. Richard Breitman, distinguished professor emeritus, American University Department of History
  • Dr. Jay Winik, New York Times best-selling author
  • Dr. Edna Friedberg (moderator), historian, U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum

Admission is free.

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