I have always had an intense connection with the study of the Holocaust. The study of the Holocaust for me began in middle school, and is a major reason why I chose to pursue a history degree. 556 more words
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As a five-year-old boy, Eric Bissell remembers wanting to applaud when the Nazis marched through his hometown of Vienna, Austria.
Standing beside his parents in a town square at the heart of the city, he was impressed by the large, bright red flags the soldiers carried, oblivious to what the emblems on them meant. 587 more words
Both Bernie Madoff and his wife Ruth were born beneath the sign that derives the most security from money and material possessions – Taurus.
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What a scoundrel man is thought Raskolnikov, he can get used to anything!
The 20th century unfolded as a terrible nightmare, it was not the Colonial subject who resisted and there were no longer genocides unleashed upon hiterto unknown worlds, it was Europe itself in struggle with itself. 468 more words