Posts Tagged ‘ the holocaust ’

Rudolf Kasztner: Hero or Nazi Collaborator?

July 30, 2014
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A New Film Asks: Was Rudolf Kasztner a Hero or Nazi Collaborator?

The Talmud says that “he who saves one life, it is as if he saved the entire world.” So a person who saved 1,684 lives during the Holocaust would surely be considered a hero. But Rezsö (Rudolf Israel) Kasztner, a lawyer, journalist, and head of the Zionist Aid and Rescue Committee…

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The Holocaust Play Too Scandalous for the American Stage

July 7, 2014
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The Holocaust Play Too Scandalous for the American Stage

When you think of secret diaries from World War II, your first thought is probably Anne…

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First He Rescued Jews, Then He Lost His $4 Million Violin

June 26, 2014
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The Righteous Gentile With The $4 Million Violin

Founder of the Israel Philharmonic Orchestra, rescuer of over 1,000 Jews from Nazi persecution, world-renowned virtuoso…

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Preach, Leadbelly, Preach

July 25, 2012
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When the U.S. joined the Allies in 1941,…

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A Nazi, Assassinated

May 1, 2012
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Is there such thing as being too obsessed…

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The Holocaust, with Punchlines

April 19, 2012
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Edge City is a daily comic strip published in many national…

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Disney’s Anne Frank

March 6, 2012
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A death-defying chase down an Amsterdam sewer. A theme song…

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Before and After the Holocaust

February 17, 2012
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H.G. Adler (1910-1988), a writer from Prague, was a…

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Breadcrumbs of the Past

February 6, 2012
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Until recently, Bram Presser was known as the…

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The Other Anne Franks

February 1, 2012
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Shalom Auslander’s new novel Hope: A Tragedy takes a calculated…

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Hogan’s Heroes

January 30, 2012
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If you described the 1960s TV show Hogan’s…

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Curious George and the Nazis

December 27, 2011
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When the Nazi party was gaining popularity in Germany, Hans…

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