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# Hitler

This year
Pencil belonging to Hitler sells for £5,400, one tenth of pre-auction estimate
An original signed photograph of Hitler was also sold for thousands less than predicted.
Belfast auction house urged to withdraw the sale of a pencil belonging to Hitler
Oliver Sears, whose mother is a Holocaust survivor, said the auction is about ‘making money at all costs without any consideration of the morality of what they are doing’.
Last year
Jimmy Carr may destroy a Hitler painting with a flamethrower in a new Channel 4 show
The station has bought artworks created by “problematic” artists such as convicted sex offenders Rolf Harris and Eric Gill, the Guardian reports.
Israeli PM Bennet ‘accepts apology from Putin over Hitler remarks’
Russia’s foreign minister made comments about the Holocaust that were deeply offensive to Jews.
All time
Former SS soldier charged over disparaging memory of Nazi victims dies
Karl Muenter had already been convicted in France over his role in the killing of 86 males in 1944.
Pakistan prime minister says international inaction over Kashmir is the same as appeasing Hitler
New Delhi last week rescinded years of autonomy enjoyed by the Indian-ruled part of Kashmir.
German billionaire family to donate €10 million after discovering Nazi past
With wealth estimated at €33 billion, the Reimann family is believed to be Germany’s second richest.
French newspaper apologises for Hitleresque image of Macron on front page
The paper’s weekly magazine was accused of being reminiscent of the Nazi leader.
German far-right leader sparks outrage in describing Nazi rule as 'just a speck of bird s**t'
“We have a glorious history and one, my dear friends, that lasted a lot longer than those damned 12 years”, Alexander Gauland said.
Two Polish men detained on suspicion of spreading fascism by organising Hitler birthday concert
Police confiscated neo-fascist paraphernalia including flags and banners.
Museum removes 'fun' Hitler display after protests
Visitors had been encouraged to take selfies with the waxwork.
German opera confronts Wagner's antisemitism head-on
Angela Merkel attended the opening night of the Mastersingers of Nuremberg.
Outrage as pictures emerge of man dressed as Hitler at Orange Lodge fancy dress competition
The picutures also feature children dressed in rags with the Star of David sewn onto their clothes.
Holocaust survivors more at risk of developing cancer
Researchers studied over 150,000 people for more than 45 years.
France to honour prisoners forced to work on Hitler's secret weapon in WWII
Thousands of slaves were forced to work on Hitler’s secret weapon: the V2 rockets.
Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired
“I mistakenly used an inappropriate and insensitive comment about the Holocaust and there is no comparison.”
Sean Spicer just said even Hitler 'didn't sink to using chemical weapons'
The White House Press Secretary is under fire once again for his comments.
Dutch retailer pulls children's colouring book with picture of Hitler
The chain said customers who bought the book would be offered a refund.
Extremist who called Jewish people 'subhuman animals' jailed in London
Lawrence Burns has been sentenced to four years in prison.
Hitler's personal telephone sells for €228,000
“This was Hitler’s mobile device of destruction.”
Hitler's Mein Kampf sells 85,000 copies in Germany
It was initially planned to print only 4,000 copies of the Nazi leader’s anti-Semitic manifesto, but production was boosted after intense demand.
Does the rise of populism mean we're returning to the 1930s? Some historians see striking parallels
“We are facing a cataclysmic moment,” British writer Simon Schama warned following the US election.
Replica of bunker where Hitler spent his final days goes on display in Berlin
The project hasn’t been universally welcomed.
Hundreds of Irish Travellers have been accused of bringing chaos to a small town in Germany
Last week around 500-600 people in over 100 caravans descended on the town of Ginsheim-Gustavsburg, camping illegally on a meadow beside the Rhine.
This Netflix glitch in a Hitler documentary is hilariously unfortunate
Rewriting history?
One of Adolf Hitler's message machines was found in a shed in England
The Lorenz machine sold on eBay for £10.
The gloves are off: Boris Johnson compares EU to Hitler in latest Brexit twist
June’s referendum is still too close to call.
Austria plans to seize ownership of Hitler's birthplace
The government want to stop it from becoming a neo-Nazi shrine.
Adolf Hitler's own copy of Mein Kampf has just sold at auction
The book from his Munich apartment sold for more than €18,000.
'A fully-fledged masochist': Inside the CIA's psychological profile of Adolf Hitler
The report was commissioned in 1943.
Anne Frank's stepsister compares Donald Trump to Hitler
Eva Schloss also likened the experience of Jewish people in WWII to that of Syrian refugees today.
The fascinating story of an Irish jazz sensation who witnessed the Nazis come to power
Josephine Alexandra Mitchell, or Zandra, was the country’s first female saxophonist.
Hitler's 3-mile-long abandoned Nazi resort is being transformed into a luxury getaway
Hitler ordered the construction of the massive ‘Prora’ complex in the 1930s – but it later fell into ruin.
Hitler may have only had one testicle, new research claims
This is according to new medical records that have surfaced.
The tragically powerful story behind the lone German who refused to give Hitler the Nazi salute
August Landmesser’s act of defiance stands out amid the throng of Nazi salutes at this 1936 rally.
A Hitler mockumentary has touched a nerve in Germany
In the bestselling what-if novel published three years ago, Hitler is baffled to find himself in a multicultural Germany led by a woman, Chancellor Angela Merkel.
Apparently the Nazis were high on a crystal meth-style drug
The Nazis reportedly wanted Pervitin to rival Coca Cola.
Tila Tequlia has been kicked out of Celebrity Big Brother for 'sympathising with Hitler'
They sure know how to pick them, don’t they?
'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'
Oskar Gröning looks like he could be a kindly grandfather. He probably is. But he also volunteered to serve in one of the greatest murder camps ever constructed.
Today marks 70 years since this happened
But Hitler’s Austrian birthplace still can’t deal with his legacy