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Tag: Nazi Germany
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While researching information that pertains to the issues around gay marriage, I got a much better insight in to how the battle against marriage inequality is nothing new. It seems to me that the present struggle over gay marriage rights is just another form of the same fight that...
April 8, 2013 | 8:17 am
A Nazi crimes agency in Germany will launch an investigation of 50 alleged former Auschwitz guards living in the country.
Following a precedent set by the successful case in 2011 against John Demjanjuk, the Central Office for Clarification of Nazi Crimes will begin reviewing...
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When representatives of Israel, Germany and the newly created Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany met 60 years ago in Europe to hammer out a reparations agreement for the crimes of Nazi Germany, some Holocaust survivors were still living in Displaced Persons camps on...
June 25, 2012 | 4:17 pm
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A British nun who saved dozens of Jews in Rome during the Holocaust has been advanced on the road to sainthood.
Britain’s Catholic Herald newspaper said the file on Mother Riccarda Beauchamp Hamrough, who died in 1966, was sent recently to the Vatican for investigation by the...
June 1, 2011 | 10:06 am
The lawyer for a man badly burned during an alleged arson attempt in a New York hasidic village is asking the U.S. Department of Justice to investigate the incident as a hate crime.
The May 22 attack in the village of New Square was “evocative of the Ku Klux Klan and Nazi Germany,”...
April 26, 2011 | 5:51 pm
My mother saw to it that we escaped from Nazi Germany intact, while a dozen family members, those who refused to leave, perished. That fact has impacted my life in various ways, both large and small.
Having almost been killed at an early age, I appreciate being alive. Historic films...
February 14, 2008 | 5:00 pm
'Sophie Scholl: The Final Days' -- trailer in German with English subtitles
Feb. 18 marks the 65th anniversary of the Gestapo arrest of Sophie Scholl and the White Rose in 1943. Then, on Feb. 22, their swift beheading after a show trial in Munich by Hitler's "Hanging Judge," Roland...
June 14, 2007 | 8:00 pm
My father always said he wasn't a hero. "All the heroes are dead," he used to say. He said he just did what he had to under the circumstances.
My father was born in Rzeszow, Poland, as Benzion Teichholz (but he was also known as Bronislaw, Ben or Bernhard). His family later...
April 12, 2007 | 8:00 pm
April 22, 1999 | 8:00 pm"You can't confront evil on its own ground without becoming part of it," muses diplomat Heinrich Zwygart in "The Envoy," and his self-recognition clearly applies to Switzerland, the country he represented faithfully in Berlin during the six years of World War II.
Zwygart's job was to...
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