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Daily Riches: How Government and Religion Can Endanger a People (Eric Gritsch)

“By 1543, Luther was … utterly frustrated by the Jews’ refusal to convert to Christianity: ‘A Jewish heart is as hard as a stick, a stone, as iron, as a devil.’ Luther did not, however, hold Jews responsible for the death of Christ. 584 more words

Social Justice

Blitzed by Norman Ohler

A bestseller in its native Germany, Blitzed explores how the Nazi regime was permeated with drug use – cocaine, heroin, morphine and, especially, methamphetamines. From Hitler to foot soldiers, it seems like everyone was getting on it in the 1940s. 289 more words


Game Of Thrones star Iwan Rheon reveals why he couldn't turn down the chance to play Hitler

Game Of Thrones actor Iwan Rheon has explained why he’s happy to play one of history’s greatest tyrants – Adolf Hitler.

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Lest history repeat itself...

I read The Diary of Anne Frank, in 9th grade, shocked that such cruelty had happened. When I taught and directed the play, my students were likewise puzzled how the Holocaust was… 159 more words

Sparking Phoenix

Leni Riefenstahl: groundbreaking, yet infamous filmmaker at the heart of the Third Reich

As one of the notorious survivors of the Nazi regime, Leni Riefenstahl was a polarising figure mainly in the post-WWII era, as she was a remarkable artist with films like Triumph of the Will and Olympia, but her works were inevitably associated with the infamy of the Nazi regime. 953 more words



2017.6: Anthropoid (2016)

Anthropoid seems a strange title for a film -it must have seemed a nightmare for the marketing boys- but the title does make sense when you watch it. 586 more words