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The Jewish Week
This Lithuanian Concentration Camp Is Now A Wedding Venuedrew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year wi
This Lithuanian Concentration Camp Is Now A Wedding Venue
The Jewish Week / Posted 2 days ago
drew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year with Efraim Zuroff, the Israel director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. The apparent amnesia surrounding the fort, she added, is also indicative of “the attitude to the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
This Lithuanian concentration camp is now a wedding venuedrew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year wi
This Lithuanian concentration camp is now a wedding venue
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 3 days ago
drew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year with Efraim Zuroff, the Israel director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. The apparent amnesia surrounding the fort, she added, is also indicative of “the attitude to the... Read more
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The Forward
Infamous Lithuania Concentration Camp Now Used as ‘Mysterious’ Wedding Venuedrew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year wi
Infamous Lithuania Concentration Camp Now Used as ‘Mysterious’ Wedding Venue
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
drew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year with Efraim Zuroff, the Israel director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. The apparent amnesia surrounding the fort, she added, is also indicative of “the attitude to the... Read more
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The Forward
Infamous LIthuania Concentration Camp Now Used as Wedding Venuedrew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year wi
Infamous LIthuania Concentration Camp Now Used as Wedding Venue
The Forward / Posted 4 days ago
drew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year with Efraim Zuroff, the Israel director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. The apparent amnesia surrounding the fort, she added, is also indicative of “the attitude to the... Read more
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JTA
This Lithuanian concentration camp is now a wedding venuedrew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year wi
This Lithuanian concentration camp is now a wedding venue
JTA / Posted 4 days ago
drew international attention to the site in a book she co-authored last year with Efraim Zuroff, the Israel director of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. The apparent amnesia surrounding the fort, she added, is also indicative of “the attitude to the... Read more
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The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles
Can a hobbled EU live up to its promise to combat anti-Semitism and racism?to fight anti-Semitic racism,” said Shimon Samuels, a British national based in
Can a hobbled EU live up to its promise to combat anti-Semitism and racism?
The Jewish Journal of Greater Los Angeles / Posted 6 days ago
to fight anti-Semitic racism,” said Shimon Samuels, a British national based in Paris who heads the European office of the Simon Wiesenthal Center. Back in Britain, a staunch advocate of the European Union — Rabbi David Rose of the Edinburgh... Read more
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The Daily Jeffersonian
Today in HistoryMurphy of Santa Maria, California, accepted the apology during a solemn ceremon
Today in History
The Daily Jeffersonian / Posted 9 days ago
Murphy of Santa Maria, California, accepted the apology during a solemn ceremony hosted by the Museum of Tolerance at the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Today's Birthdays: Actress Helen Gallagher is 90. Country singer Sue Thompson is 90.... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, July 19, 2016James Murphy of Santa Maria, Calif., accepted the apology during a solemn cerem
This day in history, July 19, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 10 days ago
James Murphy of Santa Maria, Calif., accepted the apology during a solemn ceremony hosted by the Museum of Tolerance at the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Today's birthdays: Actress Helen Gallagher is 90. Country singer Sue Thompson is 90.... Read more
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Daily Herald
Today in HistoryMurphy of Santa Maria, California, accepted the apology during a solemn ceremon
Today in History
Daily Herald / Posted 10 days ago
Murphy of Santa Maria, California, accepted the apology during a solemn ceremony hosted by the Museum of Tolerance at the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Today's Birthdays: Actress Helen Gallagher is 90. Country singer Sue Thompson is 90.... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryMurphy of Santa Maria, California, accepted the apology during a solemn ceremon
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 10 days ago
Murphy of Santa Maria, California, accepted the apology during a solemn ceremony hosted by the Museum of Tolerance at the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles. Today's Birthdays: Actress Helen Gallagher is 90. Country singer Sue Thompson is 90.... Read more
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Orange County Register
Two months later: UCI movie night stir lingershostile, anti-Israel campus I have encountered. I work on 40 campuses on the We
Two months later: UCI movie night stir lingers
Orange County Register / Posted 12 days ago
hostile, anti-Israel campus I have encountered. I work on 40 campuses on the West Coast,” Ben-David added. Last year, the Simon Wiesenthal Center in Los Angeles, a Jewish human rights organization, said in an 18-page report that anti-Semitism has... Read more
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CBS News
Were recent U.S. terror attacks fueled by online hate?in you." Segal said the challenge comes in fighting hate speech without violat
Were recent U.S. terror attacks fueled by online hate?
CBS News / Posted 13 days ago
in you." Segal said the challenge comes in fighting hate speech without violating people's rights to free speech. The Simon Wiesenthal Center tracks extremist websites and networks across the U.S., but there were so many, the center stopped... Read more
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5KSDK St. Louis
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
5KSDK St. Louis / Posted 13 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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heraldscotland
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936, Berlin Olympics expert saysfor propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936, Berlin Olympics expert says
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WWL-TV, Channel 4 New Orleans / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WCNC Charlotte
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WCNC Charlotte / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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11 News Houston
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
11 News Houston / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WLTX-TV Columbia
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WLTX-TV Columbia / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WLBZ Bangor
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WKYC Cleveland
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WKYC Cleveland / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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13 WMAZ Macon
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
13 WMAZ Macon / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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KTHV Little Rock
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KING5 Seattle / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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First Coast News
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
First Coast News / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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KTVB Boise
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KTVB Boise / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
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KENS 5 San Antonio
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KENS 5 San Antonio / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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KREM.com Spokane
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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KVUE-TV Austin
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
KVUE-TV Austin / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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WCSH 6 Portland
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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USA Today
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fo
Olympic torch relay started by Nazis in 1936
USA Today / Posted 15 days ago
for propaganda. “The film had the world fooled and it certainly had America fooled,” Rabbi Marvin Hier, founder of the Simon Wiesenthal Center and its Museum of Tolerance, said. “People thought what a wonderful country Germany must be, to be... Read more
26 related stories
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted 15 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
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The Kitsap Sun
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
The Kitsap Sun / Posted 15 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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Wichita Falls Times Record News
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
Wichita Falls Times Record News / Posted 15 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
The Record Searchlight / Posted 15 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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WLBZ Bangor
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
WLBZ Bangor / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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KTHV Little Rock
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
KTHV Little Rock / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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KING5 Seattle
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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First Coast News
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
First Coast News / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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KTVB Boise
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
KTVB Boise / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
WFAA Dallas-Fort Worth / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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KREM.com Spokane
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts outSachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment.
Holocaust Museum, Auschwitz want Pokémon Go hunts out
KREM.com Spokane / Posted 16 days ago
Sachsenhausen. Niantic did not immediately respond to a request for comment. Rabbi Abraham Cooper, associate dean of The Simon Wiesenthal Center, said while he recognizes the potential for good virtual reality may bring – such as interviewing... Read more
53 related stories
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