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Remembering Elie Wiesel: A Tribute From a Friend and Disciple

The Holocaust survivor, Nobel laureate, author, activist, dead at 87

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A 94-Year-Old Former Auschwitz Guard Has Been Found Guilty of Accessory to Murder

Reinhold Hanning was sentenced to five years in prison by a German court on Friday

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Beyond ((( ))): Three More Ways to Troll the Internet’s Nazis

Here’s how you can show anti-Semites that they’re outside acceptable online discourse, show solidarity with the people they harass, and take back Taylor Swift

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12 Top American Comics With Nazis

Nazi Gorillas, ‘Swastika Sharks,’ booby-trapped Hitler-assassinating paintings, and a hot Third Reich vixen

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Cult Following

This week on Unorthodox: Drake plays house, plus Jewish Baseball Museum founder Jeff Aeder and writer and performer Carrie Poppy

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An Adorably Repugnant Nazi

A man taught his girlfriend’s dog to ‘Sieg Heil’ in order to make it less cute. Mission accomplished?

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Sticks and Stones

This week on Unorthodox: Trump supporters namedrop Auschwitz, plus debut novelist Jessamyn Hope and Nazi war-crimes expert Lawrence Douglas

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One Last Accused Nazi—in Queens

Jakiw Palij, a former guard at the Trawniki concentration camp, immigrated to the U.S. in 1949 as a refugee of war. Now 92, he lives in Queens and is believed to be the last ex-Nazi living in the U.S.

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Israel Releases Adolf Eichmann’s Handwritten Final Plea

On May 29, 1962, two days before he was hanged, Nazi war criminal Adolf Eichmann wrote a plea to Israeli President Yitzhak Ben-Zvi, arguing that he was a ‘mere instrument’ in the effort to exterminate Europe’s Jews

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Three Roads From Nuremberg

Seventy years to the day after the start of the epoch-defining trials, three Jewish advocates stand above the rest: Jacob Robinson, Sir Hersch Lauterpacht, and Raphael Lemkin

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Fabricating Palestinian Responsibility for the Nazi Genocide

How Benjamin Netanyahu could come to claim, and later retract, that the former mufti of Jerusalem, Hajj Muhammad Amin al-Husayni, led Hitler to the Final Solution

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The Riegner Cable, and the Knowing Failure of the West To Act During the Shoah

When and how did authentic information about the Holocaust first become known?

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A Tale of Two Violinists

In 1933, Nazis stopped Ernest Drucker from performing a concerto. 80 years later, his son completed it.

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50 Years of ‘The Sound of Music’

Half a century after its release, the film’s historical inaccuracies glare

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Former Nazis to Stop Receiving Social Security

Obama closes legislative loophole, ending controversial longtime practice

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Auschwitz Guard to Stand Trial in Germany

Oskar Groening, 93, charged with 300,000 counts of accessory to murder

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Notorious Eichmann Aide Died in Syria in 2010

Simon Wiesenthal Center confirms death of Alois Brunner four years ago

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No Banality in This Evil

A new documentary and a new book look at Himmler and Eichmann through newly discovered letters

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‘Arbeit Macht Frei’ Gate Stolen From Dachau

Overnight theft of wrought-iron gate has memorial site rethinking security

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Museum Tries New Approach to Nazi-Looted Art

German museum hangs painting backwards to raise money to rightfully buy it

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CIA Recruited Nazis as Spies During Cold War

New book says U.S. intelligence agencies used 1,000 Nazis in the 1950s

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U.S. Pays Social Security to Suspected Nazis

Government offered continued benefits to Nazis who agreed to leave U.S.

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Hitler’s Deputy Thought He Was Being Poisoned

Rudolf Hess’ prison food is being photographed for the first time.

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Excavation Unearths Gas Chambers at Sobibor

Discovery enables further research of the Nazi extermination camp

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Nazi Guard Charged With 300,000 Counts of Accessory to Murder

Oskar Groening, 93, to face trial in Germany for role at Auschwitz

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Hitler’s Childhood Home to Become a Museum

Nazi leader’s former residence in Austria will be a ‘House of Responsibility’

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Remembering the Sinti and Roma of Auschwitz

On August 2, 1944, Nazis liquidated the concentration camp’s Gypsy section

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Suspected Nazi Dies Day Before Judge Orders Extradition

Accused Auschwitz and Buchenwald guard had been living in Philadelphia

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Nazis’ Aryan ‘Poster Child’ Was Actually Jewish

She’s now an 80-year-old chemistry professor in New York City

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Neo-Nazis Embrace Hipster Chic

The union makes sense: Nazism and consumerism have always been linked

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