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  • Nazis, newspapers and Nuremberg

    May 31, 2011 | 12:47 pm

    Once again, the summer season, noted for youth-oriented blockbusters, manages to include some serious fare aimed at more mature, discerning audiences, including several projects dealing with the World War II era and its aftermath.

    The filmmakers of “The Debt,” a Nazi-hunter...

  • From the Nuremberg and Eichmann trials, a challenge for today

    May 1, 2011 | 2:57 pm

    Sixty-five years ago at the International Military Tribunal in Nuremberg, Germany, 22 defendants stood in the dock. They represented a cross-section of Nazi diplomatic, economic, political and military leadership, and became the first people in history to be indicted for crimes...

  • Lessons From Nuremberg

    By Toby Axelrod

    December 8, 2005 | 7:00 pm

    Their faces stare out in black and white: the defendants of Nuremberg. Today, the rain-spattered images hang outdoors at the Topography of Terror Exhibition and Documentation Center in Berlin.

    Sixty years ago, the men behind these pallid masks were tried for crimes against...

  • Misused by Gibson, Instructor Charges

    By Howard Kaplan

    March 4, 2004 | 7:00 pm

    "It's all -- maybe not all fiction -- but most of it is." -- Hutton Gibson, Mel Gibson's father, on his opinion that the Holocaust has been exaggerated. Newsweek, March 1, 2004

    "I have friends and parents of friends with numbers on their arms. The guy who taught me Spanish was a...

  • Sounds of Healing

    By Ellen Jaffe-Gill

    October 26, 2000 | 8:00 pm

    Half of Tina Feiger's family fled from there in 1938. Barbara Ravitz became so anxious on a visit there in 1969 that she hasn't been back since. Sherri Lipman, like so many American Jews, has never been there.

    On Nov. 25, they will be in Germany, part of a huge, largely Jewish choral...