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The Local (SE): Swedish university launches digital archive of Nazi concentration camp survivor testimonies

The Local (SE): Swedish university launches digital archive of Nazi concentration camp survivor testimonies. “A digital archive of over 500 survivors’ testimonies from a Nazi concentration camp will be launched in the southern Swedish city of Lund later this week. 29 more words

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Review: Uncovering a Displaced Family’s Past in ‘Aida’s Secrets’

This documentary follows Izak Szewelewicz, who was sent to Israel as a toddler after World War II, on a search for the brother he didn’t know he had. 75 more words

NYT

Auschwitz. (Part 1).

It might seem strange that my first post is not about Lithuania itself, but I think that my visit to Auschwitz is just something I need to share right now. 1,193 more words

History Heroes: Dwight D. Eisenhower, Champion of Freedom

History Heroes—

Dwight D. Eisenhower, Champion of Freedom

President Eisenhower predicted Holocaust Deniers, so he ordered pictures be taken of concentration camps!

Millions of Jews were systematically exterminated in concentration camps. 1,447 more words

Judeo-Christian Culture

Nazi Medical Experiments

Throughout World War II, a handful of German physicians conducted traumatic and often deadly experiments on concentration camp prisoners without given consent. These unethical experiments can be divided into three categories… 431 more words

First they came...

First they came for the Socialists, and I did not speak out—
Because I was not a Socialist.
Then they came for the Trade Unionists, and I did not speak out— 402 more words

Auschwitz.

Auschwitz. The very sound of it makes you feel empty inside. A horrible word that symbolises terror, genocide and the Holocaust. I had heard stories before. 868 more words

Europe