ISRAEL/YAD VASHEM – Yad Vashem at a Crossroads (Gershon Hacohen, BESA Center)

Neither the man nor his kippah are the basis for the opposition to the appointment of Brig. Gen. (res.) and former minister Effi Eitam as chairman of Yad Vashem. At issue is the place of the Holocaust in both contemporary Jewish identity and Israel’s historical narrative.