Posts Tagged ‘ auschwitz ’

But Did He Deserve to be Murdered by Fellow Jews?

August 27, 2015
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But Did He Deserve to be Murdered by Fellow Jews?

Seventy-one years ago today, on August 28, 1944, Jewish Sonderkommando Auschwitz inmates beat to death a man named Chaim Mordechai Rumkowski. Rumkowski, the former head of the Lodz Ghetto’s Council of Elders, is still the topic of debate: Was he a decent man working for the safety of the ghetto’s…

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Now Odysseus Speaks Judeo-Spanish!

July 15, 2015
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Now Odysseus Speaks Judeo-Spanish!

What language did Odysseus speak when he arrived home after his long journey? In Moshe…

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The Auschwitz Survivor Behind Haute Couture

June 9, 2015
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thejewniverse.com/2015/the-auschwitz-survivor-behind-haute-couture

At the age of 14, Martin Greenfield was uprooted from an idyllic Czechoslovakian childhood and…

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The Simpsons Go to Auschwitz

March 11, 2015
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The Simpsons Go to Auschwitz

SEE MORE OF THE “NEVER AGAIN” GALLERY HERE»» …

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When Dr. Mengele Moved to Argentina

April 28, 2014
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the-german-doctor

When Adolf Eichmann was captured by the Mossad in Argentina,…

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A Kooky Israeli Family Explores Their Dark Past

January 27, 2014
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Six Million and One

In 2003, fifty-eight years after its liberation, the…

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STING ROCKS AUSCHWITZ—wait, what?

July 3, 2013
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sting

Rock out, Auschwitz! Woohoo! Freebird! Hold on there. Rock…

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The Seven Dwarves of Auschwitz

May 8, 2013
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7-d2

You probably know that very few families survived Auschwitz intact.…

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Santos of the Jews

April 11, 2012
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santos of the jews

Here’s a series of photographs about Jews in…

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A Gynecologist in Auschwitz

May 2, 2011
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A gynecologist in aushwitz

In Auschwitz, the infamous Dr. Josef Mengele performed horrific experiments using Jews…

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