From demonic Jews to a very gay Sherlock Holmes, Nazi movies used a wide array of tools to boost one simple, murderous message
The Nazi propaganda master built a huge mansion north of Berlin in 1936, which has been for sale for 15 years with no takers. Bid away.
Nazi propaganda: show it, or bury it? A new documentary takes on the question.
Jewish group invokes notorious Goebbels propaganda film in new video
The strange side story of the 1905 comic operetta, which is being presented by the Metropolitan Opera on New Year’s Eve
Ken Burns and others call it impressive, but the truth is less inspiring
She’s now an 80-year-old chemistry professor in New York City
A fascinating letter tells the gripping story of the fateful extraction of the influential film industry lawyer Paul Koretz
The haunted history of a famous violin
Republican and Democratic politicians are reviving a favorite Nazi debating point this election season
Plus India’s Hitler store gets a new name
Franz Werfel’s classic The Forty Days of Musa Dagh, about the Armenian Genocide, gets a new translation
Trying to make sense of Shakespeare’s politics, a complicated web of ideas and contradictions that attracted and repelled some of modern history’s most notorious leaders
A new documentary discusses the legacy of a Nazi filmmaker with his heirs
But only some of them, in a multiple-choice poll
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