A stunning piece of scholarly detective work, aided by a new database, restores the identity of a Dutch Jewish hero of the Sobibor revolt
Alexander ‘Sasha’ Pechersky led a successful prisoner revolt at the Sobibor death camp. His story of extraordinary courage was also the story of millions of Soviet Jews who lived and died in a country that refused to acknowledge their fate.
The Polish parliament seeks to ban the landscape of contiguous evil recognized by the country’s greatest postwar writers
Discovery enables further research of the Nazi extermination camp
Gun-rights advocates cite Nazi laws in their defense of the Second Amendment. Is the comparison fair?
Ukrainian-American was among last living (alleged) Holocaust camp guards
Has justice been done to the last Nazi genocidaire?
Why the Germans are right to prosecute 89-year-old John Demjanjuk