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Review of "The Holocaust in Romania" by Radu Ioanid

Radu Ioanid’s The Holocaust in Romania: The Destruction of Jews and Gypsies Under the Antonescu Regime, 1940-1944 (Chicago: Ivan R. Dee Publishers, 2000), has received well-deserved high praise from Elie Wiesel. 902 more words

Claudia Moscovici

The Legacy of Serge Moscovici: The Holocaust and Social Psychology

Recently, on the day of his death (November 16, 2014), Le Monde published a tribute article about Serge Moscovici, considered by many to be “the father of social psychology”. 642 more words

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Privilege and Persecution: Review of The Diary of Mary Berg, Growing Up in the Warsaw Ghetto

The Diary of Mary Berg, a Polish survivor of American origins of the Warsaw Ghetto, has recently been in the news, a feature story in… 1,062 more words

Claudia Moscovici

A Cataclysmic War: Review of Postwar: A History of Europe since 1945 by Tony Judt

Tony Judt’s monumental history of the (post) WWII era ranks up there with Robert Conquest’s study of the Soviet Union, Alan Bullock’s biographical history of Hitler and Richard Pipes’ account of the Russian Revolution. 761 more words

Claudia Moscovici

The Real Story of the Terezin (Theresienstadt): I am a Star by Inge Auerbacher

In some respects, Terezin (Theresienstadt), a concentration camp set up by the Nazis in November 1941 in Prague, was presented to the world as a “model community” of Jews. 889 more words

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TED and TEDx: The democratic dissemination of "ideas worth sharing"

In her 2011 TEDx talk at Silicon Valley entitled the TEDxStory, Lara Stein discussed one of the main goals of the TEDx series she helped launch throughout the world in 2009. 1,025 more words

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The Lodz Ghetto: Review of The Cage by Ruth Minsky

In her Holocaust memoir, The Cage (Simon & Schuster, 1997), Ruth Minsky Sender compares the Lodz Ghetto not to imprisonment of human beings, but to a cage that animals are trapped in. 956 more words

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