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DW
Remembering Himmler's 'Auschwitz decree' to exterminate Roma and Sinti |The German Nazi regime used the death camp of Auschwitz as a key location for i
DW / Posted 2 hours ago
The German Nazi regime used the death camp of Auschwitz as a key location for its systematic killing of European Jews. However, the regime also sought to exterminate other minority groups at the site, as reflected by Heinrich Himmler's "Auschwitz... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017Hanning, 95. A former SS sergeant whose 2016 conviction on 170,000 counts of ac
The Middletown Press / Posted yesterday
Hanning, 95. A former SS sergeant whose 2016 conviction on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder for serving as an Auschwitz guard was hailed as a long-overdue victory for Holocaust victims. May 30. Jim Piersall, 87. A former major leaguer... Read more
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Boston Herald
Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017Hanning, 95. A former SS sergeant whose 2016 conviction on 170,000 counts of ac
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
Hanning, 95. A former SS sergeant whose 2016 conviction on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder for serving as an Auschwitz guard was hailed as a long-overdue victory for Holocaust victims. May 30. Jim Piersall, 87. A former major leaguer... Read more
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Daily Herald
Final goodbye: Roll call of some who died in 2017Hanning, 95. A former SS sergeant whose 2016 conviction on 170,000 counts of ac
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Hanning, 95. A former SS sergeant whose 2016 conviction on 170,000 counts of accessory to murder for serving as an Auschwitz guard was hailed as a long-overdue victory for Holocaust victims. May 30. Jim Piersall, 87. A former major leaguer... Read more
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Aljazeera
Bosnian Muslims: 'How did we deserve this?'day playing football with friends. It would be his last day of freedom for the
Aljazeera / Posted yesterday
day playing football with friends. It would be his last day of freedom for the next nine months. "We were learning about Auschwitz and Nazi camps in high school," said Elezovic, speaking in Queens, New York, where he has lived since 1997. "We... Read more
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Bolton News
'Inspirational' grandad hikes Rivington Pike to mark 80th birthdayto also mark this latest milestone with a trip to the 800 stepped salt mines in
Bolton News / Posted yesterday
to also mark this latest milestone with a trip to the 800 stepped salt mines in Wieliczka, Poland and a journey to the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camps to pay his respects in November. In my eyes he’s more than just a man turning 80... Read more
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BBC News
'Laser man' on trial for German murderpocket in the hotel where she worked. The victim, Blanka Zmigrod, was a surviv
BBC News / Posted 2 days ago
pocket in the hotel where she worked. The victim, Blanka Zmigrod, was a survivor of Nazi concentration camps including Auschwitz, Swedish media reported. Ausonius became one of Sweden's most notorious criminals after he stalked the streets of... Read more
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International Business Times
Sweden's right-wing extremist 'laser man' killer on trial for murder of Auschwitz survivor a series of racially-motivated attacks in Stockholm in the early 1990s has gone
International Business Times / Posted 2 days ago
a series of racially-motivated attacks in Stockholm in the early 1990s has gone on trial in Germany for the murder of an Auschwitz survivor. Dubbed the "laser man" after the telescopic sight on his gun, far-right extremist John Ausonius killed... Read more
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Daily Mail
Swedish killer on trial over shooting of Auschwitz surviverinspired 'lone wolf' murderers including Anders Breivik with his 1990s shooting
Daily Mail / Posted 3 days ago
inspired 'lone wolf' murderers including Anders Breivik with his 1990s shooting spree in Sweden goes on trial for killing Auschwitz survivor 25 years ago Far-right killer John Ausonius was dubbed 'laser man' for his use of laser sights Swedish... Read more
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Business Insider Australia
15 Frank Lowy quotes that give an insight into the secrets of his successto contribute.” “I work all the time, whatever I do I do it, and I don’t neces
Business Insider Australia / Posted 3 days ago
to contribute.” “I work all the time, whatever I do I do it, and I don’t necessarily look at it as work. You could say the Auschwitz project was work, or the Lowy Institute is work, or Westfield is work, or the football is work. It is life. In the... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
The camps ‘worse than Auschwitz’in my youth in these Nazi camps and in my long professional career in the human
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 3 days ago
in my youth in these Nazi camps and in my long professional career in the human rights field,” said Buergenthal, who was in Auschwitz and Sachsenhausen as a child, as well as the ghetto of Kielce, Poland. North Korea says the camps no longer... Read more
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News.com.au
The camps ‘worse than Auschwitz’after fleeing to the South on Monday, despite being shot and wounded by the Nor
News.com.au / Posted 3 days ago
after fleeing to the South on Monday, despite being shot and wounded by the North Korean military. Grace Lee reports. Auschwitz concentration camp. It’s claimed concentration camps in North Korea today are “as bad or worse”. Picture:... Read more
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Zero Hedge
All Of A Sudden, Fascists Are Everywhere In Italyon a personal crusade. He comes from a Jewish family and his father was the sol
Zero Hedge / Posted 3 days ago
on a personal crusade. He comes from a Jewish family and his father was the sole survivor of the entire family deported to Auschwitz. His political history has gone from being a Jewish activist to be nominated in the Italian chamber of deputies... Read more
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The News & Observer
Despite a rise in hate, this Hanukkah choose hopeIt is a statement about the kind of America in which we all wish to live. The
The News & Observer / Posted 3 days ago
It is a statement about the kind of America in which we all wish to live. The late Rabbi Hugo Gryn, a survivor of Auschwitz, once shared how he celebrated Hanukkah with his father in the camps. The young Hugo was shocked to see his father... Read more
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Newser
Investigators Looking Into North Korea's Prison Camps Say They're Pretty BadNorth Korea Prison Camps as Bad as Auschwitz: Investigator Read Less, Know Mor
Newser / Posted 4 days ago
North Korea Prison Camps as Bad as Auschwitz: Investigator Read Less, Know More on Facebook and Twitter Get The Morning 8: The eight stories you need to know, bright and early. Panel Reveals Chilling Details From Camps in N. Korea One judge who... Read more
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New York Daily News
Jurists: NK's Kim should face crimes against humanity chargereasonable grounds to conclude crimes against humanity had been committed. The
New York Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
reasonable grounds to conclude crimes against humanity had been committed. The three judges include one who survived Auschwitz as a child. They've served on past international tribunals. Their report was drafted with the International Bar... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Jurists: NK's Kim should face crimes against humanity chargereasonable grounds to conclude crimes against humanity had been committed. The
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 4 days ago
reasonable grounds to conclude crimes against humanity had been committed. The three judges include one who survived Auschwitz as a child. They've served on past international tribunals. Their report was drafted with the International Bar... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Jurists: NK's Kim should face crimes against humanity chargereasonable grounds to conclude crimes against humanity had been committed. The
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 4 days ago
reasonable grounds to conclude crimes against humanity had been committed. The three judges include one who survived Auschwitz as a child. They've served on past international tribunals. Their report was drafted with the International Bar... Read more
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Daily Mail
North Korean prison camps as bad as Auschwitz, saus Holocaust survivorNorth Korea's political prisons are as bad as Nazi concentration camps, judge w
Daily Mail / Posted 4 days ago
North Korea's political prisons are as bad as Nazi concentration camps, judge who survived Auschwitz concludes after hearing evidence from Kim Jong-un's former prisoners and guards Judge Thomas Buergenthal, 83, survived Auschwitz during the... Read more
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Al.com
N. Korea's Kim Jong Un has committed 10 of 11 defined crimes against humanity, report saysare just as bad as - and perhaps even worse than - the Nazi concentration camps
Al.com / Posted 4 days ago
are just as bad as - and perhaps even worse than - the Nazi concentration camps of the Holocaust, a renowned judge and Auschwitz survivor has concluded after hearing from former North Korean prisoners and guards. Thomas Buergenthal, who served... Read more
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/Film
'X- Dark Phoenix' Director Admits That 'X- Apocalypse' StinksIsaac wasted under pounds of ugly latex, his voice wrecked using a tacky filter
/Film / Posted 5 days ago
Isaac wasted under pounds of ugly latex, his voice wrecked using a tacky filter. I remember Olivia Munn wandering around Auschwitz in a bathing suit. I remember Apocalypse touching a TV and declaring that he was “learning.” In other words, I... Read more
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asianage
Read about the 7 great escapes in prison historyexecuted. Alfréd Wetzler: Wetzler was a Slovak Jew, and one of a very small nu
asianage / Posted 5 days ago
executed. Alfréd Wetzler: Wetzler was a Slovak Jew, and one of a very small number of Jews known to have escaped from the Auschwitz death camp during the Holocaust. Wetzler is known for the report that he and his fellow escapee, Rudolf Vrba,... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Here are the 7 great escapes in prison historyexecuted. Alfréd Wetzler: Wetzler was a Slovak Jew, and one of a very small nu
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 5 days ago
executed. Alfréd Wetzler: Wetzler was a Slovak Jew, and one of a very small number of Jews known to have escaped from the Auschwitz death camp during the Holocaust. Wetzler is known for the report that he and his fellow escapee, Rudolf Vrba,... Read more
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The Jewish Press
The Heart Of Kiruv | Rosally Saltsman | 23 Kislev 5778 – December 10, 2017Jews are happy to connect to in joy! Right now I am going to bless the arba min
The Jewish Press / Posted 6 days ago
Jews are happy to connect to in joy! Right now I am going to bless the arba minim, the first mitzvah I’ve done since I left Auschwitz, and then I am going to call up my son, whom I haven’t spoken to in 20 years and renew contact.” It’s amazing what... Read more
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Slate
Nazi Science Is Still Haunting Anatomy and Fueling Conservatives’ Worst Anti-Abortion Argumentsas well as an anatomist at the University of Münster. There he had conducted an
Slate / Posted 6 days ago
as well as an anatomist at the University of Münster. There he had conducted animal experiments on hunger. Detailed to Auschwitz, he continued his research on humans. He would observe prisoners, he said later, “and when one of them interested... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Alice Lok Cahana, artist and Holocaust survivor, dies at 88Alice Lok Cahana made a vow as she faced the horrors of Auschwitz, and later, B
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 7 days ago
Alice Lok Cahana made a vow as she faced the horrors of Auschwitz, and later, Bergen-Belsen - if she survived, she would not hate those who imprisoned her and, she later learned, those who murdered her family. "If I hate," Cahana often told friends,... Read more
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Lake Placid News
WORLD FOCUS: Hitler, Stalin and Heda MargoliusGhetto where from 1941 to 1944 they were used as slave laborers on a starvation
Lake Placid News / Posted 8 days ago
Ghetto where from 1941 to 1944 they were used as slave laborers on a starvation diet. From there, they were shipped to the Auschwitz extermination camp. Miraculously, Heda survived, and while on a death march during the last phase of the war in... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
Taj Mahal second best UNESCO world heritage site after Angkor WatInca Trail, the 15th century Inca citadel and much more on offer. Iguazu Natio
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 8 days ago
Inca Trail, the 15th century Inca citadel and much more on offer. Iguazu National Park in Brazil, Italy’s Sassi of Matera, Auschwitz Birkenau and historic Krakow in Poland, the old city of Jerusalem in Israel and the historic areas of Istanbul in... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Israeli Film 'Foxtrot' Is A Bruisingly Powerful Look At A War Without EndThe Times of Israel. The specificity of the film's argument is unmistakable. T
KERA North Texas / Posted 9 days ago
The Times of Israel. The specificity of the film's argument is unmistakable. The Feldmans, we learn, lost relatives in Auschwitz, and Maoz suggests that the horrific legacy of the Holocaust is merely the gravest of the many scars that have led... Read more
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Newser
A Man Who Doubts Auschwitz's Gas Has Just Scooped Up an Emperor's WWII MemoirEmperor Hirohito's WWII Memoir Now in Hands of Auschwitz Skeptic Katsuya Takasu
Newser / Posted 9 days ago
Emperor Hirohito's WWII Memoir Now in Hands of Auschwitz Skeptic Katsuya Takasu After Auction Read Less, Know More on Facebook and Twitter Get The Morning 8: The eight stories you need to know, bright and early. Man Who Doubts Auschwitz's Gas Buys... Read more
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asianage
Taj Mahal is second best UNESCO world heritage site: Surveythrough the centuries - from caves turned into homes, from 13th century frescoe
asianage / Posted 9 days ago
through the centuries - from caves turned into homes, from 13th century frescoes to the magnificent gilded Cathedral. - Auschwitz Birkenau, Poland Established by the Nazis in 1940, Auschwitz-Birkenau has become a symbol of terror, genocide and... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Taj Mahal dubbed second best UNESCO world heritage site by travellersthrough the centuries - from caves turned into homes, from 13th century frescoe
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
through the centuries - from caves turned into homes, from 13th century frescoes to the magnificent gilded Cathedral. - Auschwitz Birkenau, Poland Established by the Nazis in 1940, Auschwitz-Birkenau has become a symbol of terror, genocide and... Read more
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Sioux City Journal
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paristhis photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld l
Sioux City Journal / Posted 9 days ago
this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld looks at the name of his father who died in Auschwitz engraved on the Wall of Names at the Shoah Memorial in Paris, France. The story of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge... Read more
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Rapid City Journal
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paristhis photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld l
Rapid City Journal / Posted 9 days ago
this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld looks at the name of his father who died in Auschwitz engraved on the Wall of Names at the Shoah Memorial in Paris, France. The story of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge... Read more
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The Middletown Press
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paristhis photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld l
The Middletown Press / Posted 9 days ago
this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld looks at the name of his father who died in Auschwitz engraved on the Wall of Names at the Shoah Memorial in Paris, France. The story of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paristhis photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld l
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted 9 days ago
this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld looks at the name of his father who died in Auschwitz engraved on the Wall of Names at the Shoah Memorial in Paris, France. The story of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paristhis photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld l
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 9 days ago
this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld looks at the name of his father who died in Auschwitz engraved on the Wall of Names at the Shoah Memorial in Paris, France. The story of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Little-known face of famed Nazi hunters shown in Paristhis photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld l
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 9 days ago
this photo taken on Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, French Nazi hunter Serge Klarsfeld looks at the name of his father who died in Auschwitz engraved on the Wall of Names at the Shoah Memorial in Paris, France. The story of Nazi hunters Beate and Serge... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Emperor Hirohito's memoir bought by Japan surgeon criticized for praising Nazisnorms of decency" by dismissing as fabrications the Holocaust and the Nanjing m
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
norms of decency" by dismissing as fabrications the Holocaust and the Nanjing massacre in China. "I think both Nanjing and Auschwitz are fabrications," Takasu said in a message on social network Twitter in October 2015. "There was no doubt that the... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Emperor Hirohito's memoir bought by Japan surgeon criticised for praising Nazisnorms of decency" by dismissing as fabrications the Holocaust and the Nanjing m
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 9 days ago
norms of decency" by dismissing as fabrications the Holocaust and the Nanjing massacre in China. "I think both Nanjing and Auschwitz are fabrications," Takasu said in a message on social network Twitter in October 2015. "There was no doubt that the... Read more
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Business Standard India
Taj Mahal declared second best Unesco world heritage site after Angkor WatInca Trail, the 15th century Inca citadel and much more on offer. Iguazu Natio
Business Standard India / Posted 9 days ago
Inca Trail, the 15th century Inca citadel and much more on offer. Iguazu National Park in Brazil, Italy's Sassi of Matera, Auschwitz Birkenau and historic Krakow in Poland, the old city of Jerusalem in Israel and the historic areas of Istanbul in... Read more
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dna
Taj Mahal 2nd best UNESCO world heritage site after Angkor Wat: SurveyInca Trail, the 15th century Inca citadel and much more on offer. Iguazu Nation
dna / Posted 10 days ago
Inca Trail, the 15th century Inca citadel and much more on offer. Iguazu National Park in Brazil, Italy's Sassi of Matera, Auschwitz Birkenau and historic Krakow in Poland, the old city of Jerusalem in Israel and the historic areas of Istanbul in... Read more
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Daily Mail
Fascinating photos capture top Nazi submarine captainthe picture fascinating and it stuck with me. RELATED ARTICLES The magnificen
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
the picture fascinating and it stuck with me. RELATED ARTICLES The magnificent flying machines of WWII and their deadly...Auschwitz prisoner's 13-page message describing how he...WWII control tower of Scottish RAF airfield where Polish... Share... Read more
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The Jewish Press
Reconstructed Letter Reveals Auschwitz Inmate Lived to Avenge his Family | 17 Kislev 5778 – December 5, 2017Marcel Nadjari, a Greek Jew who was imprisoned in Auschwitz-Birkenau and worked
The Jewish Press / Posted 11 days ago
Marcel Nadjari, a Greek Jew who was imprisoned in Auschwitz-Birkenau and worked on the Sonderkommando, removing the bodies of Jews from the gas chambers, in late 1944 wrote a secret letter, which he stuck in a thermos which he wrapped in a leather... Read more
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Daily Mail
Panic and vengeful mobs as vampire scare rattles MalawiAllen is mocked after moaning that she'll be... 200 held over child sex abuse
Daily Mail / Posted 11 days ago
Allen is mocked after moaning that she'll be... 200 held over child sex abuse screened live on the web:... Auschwitz prisoner's 13-page message describing how he... 'It's like she was singing Jingle Bells': Farcical... Read more
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Canberra Times
Indomitable voice of Holocaust survivalwere transported to the Annaberg labour camp in Germany where Kitia worked in t
Canberra Times / Posted 11 days ago
were transported to the Annaberg labour camp in Germany where Kitia worked in the laundry. From there they were taken to Auschwitz and were tattooed with identity numbers one digit apart – A25440 and A25441 – and experienced the real horror of... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Indomitable voice of Holocaust survivalwere transported to the Annaberg labour camp in Germany where Kitia worked in t
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 11 days ago
were transported to the Annaberg labour camp in Germany where Kitia worked in the laundry. From there they were taken to Auschwitz and were tattooed with identity numbers one digit apart – A25440 and A25441 – and experienced the real horror of... Read more
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The Age
Indomitable voice of Holocaust survivalwere transported to the Annaberg labour camp in Germany where Kitia worked in t
The Age / Posted 11 days ago
were transported to the Annaberg labour camp in Germany where Kitia worked in the laundry. From there they were taken to Auschwitz and were tattooed with identity numbers one digit apart – A25440 and A25441 – and experienced the real horror of... Read more
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Gossip on This!
Twitter Provides Epic List of “Bad Bitches” in Response to Taylor Swift Fan Claiming She Was the Baddestchamber, stole a Nazi guard’s gun, shot him dead, and started a female-led riot
Gossip on This! / Posted 11 days ago
chamber, stole a Nazi guard’s gun, shot him dead, and started a female-led riot that gave hope to all of the prisoners of Auschwitz in the face of certain death https://t.co/s7yM6MDYT5 Milada Horakova. Czechoslovakian politician & freedom... Read more
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Herald Sun
Sickening Auschwitz note decodedCHILLING notes from an Auschwitz inmate forced to help the Nazi murder squads h
Herald Sun / Posted 11 days ago
CHILLING notes from an Auschwitz inmate forced to help the Nazi murder squads have finally been deciphered — almost 75 years after they were written. Marcel Nadjari, a Greek Jew, was one of 2200 members of the Sonderkommando — Jewish slaves of the... Read more
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