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#Holocaust

# holocaust - Friday 11 August, 2017

The Holocaust survivor who became the world's oldest man has died aged 113
# Yisrael Kristal
# Yisrael Kristal

The Holocaust survivor who became the world's oldest man has died aged 113

Aug 11th 2017, 5:39 PM 26,375 Views 67 Comments

Yisrael Kristal survived Auschwitz and lived out his life in Israel.

# holocaust - Monday 10 July, 2017

Holocaust survivors more at risk of developing cancer
# World War 2
# World War 2

Holocaust survivors more at risk of developing cancer

Jul 10th 2017, 6:05 AM 12,825 Views 9 Comments

Researchers studied over 150,000 people for more than 45 years.

# holocaust - Friday 30 June, 2017

Anti-racism campaigners say opening of pig farm at ex-Nazi camp is a "grave offence"
# Lety
# Lety

Anti-racism campaigners say opening of pig farm at ex-Nazi camp is a "grave offence"

Jun 30th 2017, 11:00 PM 12,913 Views 18 Comments

The Czech leader is under fire for supporting the movie.

# holocaust - Friday 28 April, 2017

Trouble for Le Pen as her replacement steps aside amid allegations of Holocaust denial
# Baggage
# Baggage

Trouble for Le Pen as her replacement steps aside amid allegations of Holocaust denial

Apr 28th 2017, 10:54 AM 15,911 Views 92 Comments

Marine Le Pen temporarily resigned as leader of the Front National.

# holocaust - Wednesday 12 April, 2017

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired
# Chemical Weapons
# Chemical Weapons

Spicer apologises over 'insensitive' Hitler remarks amid calls for him to be fired

Apr 12th 2017, 7:11 AM 19,808 Views 65 Comments

“I mistakenly used an inappropriate and insensitive comment about the Holocaust and there is no comparison.”

# holocaust - Monday 30 January, 2017

White House says allegations of 'Holocaust denial' are 'pathetic'
# Sean Spicer
# Sean Spicer

White House says allegations of 'Holocaust denial' are 'pathetic'

Jan 30th 2017, 10:53 PM 23,218 Views 67 Comments

Spokesperson Sean Spicer says the media is ‘nitpicking’

# holocaust - Saturday 28 January, 2017

Nazi hunter says hundreds of Nazis could still be at large
# World War II
# World War II

Nazi hunter says hundreds of Nazis could still be at large

Jan 28th 2017, 7:40 AM 18,830 Views 50 Comments

Since 2001, 104 Nazis have been convicted over their roles in the Holocaust.

# holocaust - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Hitler's Mein Kampf sells 85,000 copies in Germany
# Bestseller
# Bestseller

Hitler's Mein Kampf sells 85,000 copies in Germany

Jan 4th 2017, 10:56 AM 20,199 Views 83 Comments

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.

# holocaust - Monday 19 December, 2016

Anne Frank may have been discovered by police investigating coupon fraud
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Anne Frank may have been discovered by police investigating coupon fraud

Dec 19th 2016, 9:46 AM 20,784 Views 22 Comments

New research suggests that the August 1944 police raid in which Frank was arrested may have been staged to investigate illegal activity in the building.

# holocaust - Saturday 3 December, 2016

89-year-old Holocaust survivor warns Austrians not to vote for far-right party
# Video Appeal
# Video Appeal

89-year-old Holocaust survivor warns Austrians not to vote for far-right party

Dec 3rd 2016, 7:30 AM 9,221 Views 39 Comments

Austrians will go to the polls tomorrow to choose their next President.

# holocaust - Tuesday 22 November, 2016

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"
# Speech
# Speech

President Higgins: "We must share vigilance of not letting anti-Semitism spread again"

Nov 22nd 2016, 4:07 PM 596 Views 88 Comments

World Jewish Conference delegates hear Higgins address concerns over ‘walls’ and ‘fear’ challenging the world.

# holocaust - Wednesday 2 November, 2016

Japanese girl band apologises after wearing costumes that looked like Nazi uniforms
# Keyakizaka46
# Keyakizaka46

Japanese girl band apologises after wearing costumes that looked like Nazi uniforms

Nov 2nd 2016, 12:06 PM 17,878 Views 43 Comments

They wore the costumes on stage, a move which sparked protests.

# holocaust - Friday 30 September, 2016

'I'd be happy to slaughter them': Phillipines president likens himself to Hitler
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

'I'd be happy to slaughter them': Phillipines president likens himself to Hitler

Sep 30th 2016, 10:52 AM 19,591 Views 103 Comments

The anti-drug president said he would be glad to massacre three million addicts.

# holocaust - Sunday 3 July, 2016

Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel
# RIP
# RIP

Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel

Jul 3rd 2016, 12:50 PM 18,781 Views 64 Comments

Elie Wiesel wrote tens of books and was a professor and Nobel Prize winner.

# holocaust - Friday 8 April, 2016

Homeless man jailed after painting Nazi symbols on schools
# Austria
# Austria

Homeless man jailed after painting Nazi symbols on schools

Apr 8th 2016, 8:30 PM 14,195 Views 28 Comments

His lawyer said he ‘had a grudge against the state’.

# holocaust - Friday 11 March, 2016

A Holocaust survivor has been named the world's oldest man
# I'm A Survivor
# I'm A Survivor

A Holocaust survivor has been named the world's oldest man

Mar 11th 2016, 5:17 PM 29,855 Views 36 Comments

Israel Kristal survived two world wars and the Holocaust before moving to Israel and opening a sweet shop.

# holocaust - Monday 15 February, 2016

Right-wing Polish minister wants jail for anyone who calls Nazi death camps 'Polish'
# Patryk Jaki
# Patryk Jaki

Right-wing Polish minister wants jail for anyone who calls Nazi death camps 'Polish'

Feb 15th 2016, 8:41 PM 13,479 Views 36 Comments

Poland was attacked and occupied by Nazi Germany during World War II.

# holocaust - Thursday 11 February, 2016

Former Nazi guard (94) goes on trial over 170,000 Auschwitz deaths
# Holocaust Killing
# Holocaust Killing

Former Nazi guard (94) goes on trial over 170,000 Auschwitz deaths

Feb 11th 2016, 10:22 AM 16,391 Views 64 Comments

But Reinhold Hanning is unlikely to serve time over his role at the death camp.

# holocaust - Saturday 30 January, 2016

Auschwitz survivor makes successful dance show debut at the age of 90
# Inspirational
# Inspirational

Auschwitz survivor makes successful dance show debut at the age of 90

Jan 30th 2016, 10:45 AM 9,263 Views 6 Comments

Holocaust survivor Eva Fahidi is currently starring in a sold-out duet in Budapest.

# holocaust - Monday 18 January, 2016

A 95-year-old former Auschwitz medic is going on trial next month
# Death Camps
# Death Camps

A 95-year-old former Auschwitz medic is going on trial next month

Jan 18th 2016, 2:25 PM 20,723 Views 95 Comments

The man will be standing on at least 3,681 counts of being an accessory to murder.

# holocaust - Tuesday 10 November, 2015

Comedian's show ruled to be a 'demonstration of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial'
# France
# France

Comedian's show ruled to be a 'demonstration of anti-Semitism and Holocaust denial'

Nov 10th 2015, 5:17 PM 12,822 Views 123 Comments

During his performance French comic Dieudonné M’Bala M’Bala brought a prominent Holocaust denier onto the stage.

# holocaust - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Print and be damned? Germany unsure of what to do with 'Mein Kampf'
# Adolf Hitler
# Adolf Hitler

Print and be damned? Germany unsure of what to do with 'Mein Kampf'

Nov 1st 2015, 10:15 AM 26,191 Views 76 Comments

“There is a German peculiarity of worrying about what others might say.”

# holocaust - Thursday 22 October, 2015

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust
# Grand Mufti
# Grand Mufti

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:35 AM 26,117 Views 1 Comment

The Israeli leader stirred controversy by claiming a Palestinian leader gave Hitler the idea of exterminating Jews.

# holocaust - Thursday 24 September, 2015

TV station uses Nazi Holocaust symbol in a story about Jewish holiday
# Yom Kippur
# Yom Kippur

TV station uses Nazi Holocaust symbol in a story about Jewish holiday

Sep 24th 2015, 8:00 PM 12,523 Views 19 Comments

WGN TV say they are “extremely embarrassed” by their mistake.

# holocaust - Saturday 18 July, 2015

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'
# Opinion
# Opinion

'Old, frail, repentant… But still a criminal: The bookkeeper of Auschwitz should die in prison'

Jul 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 944 Views 76 Comments

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.

# holocaust - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Bookkeeper of Auschwitz receives his sentence for 300k counts of accessory to murder
# Oskar Groening
# Oskar Groening

Bookkeeper of Auschwitz receives his sentence for 300k counts of accessory to murder

Jul 15th 2015, 9:55 AM 17,839 Views 70 Comments

Groening yesterday seized a last opportunity to address the judges and said he was “very sorry”.

# holocaust - Wednesday 1 July, 2015

Nazi officer: 'I share guilt for the Holocaust, and I can't ask for forgiveness'
# Auschwitz Bookkeeper
# Auschwitz Bookkeeper

Nazi officer: 'I share guilt for the Holocaust, and I can't ask for forgiveness'

Jul 1st 2015, 3:43 PM 18,264 Views 65 Comments

German national Oskar Groening, 94, stands accused of 300,000 counts of “accessory to murder”.

# holocaust - Tuesday 21 April, 2015

Trial begins of  'Auschwitz bookkeeper', facing 300k charges of accessory to murder
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Trial begins of 'Auschwitz bookkeeper', facing 300k charges of accessory to murder

Apr 21st 2015, 8:42 AM 13,191 Views 96 Comments

Oskar Groening has spoken extensively about what he witnessed at the camps.

# holocaust - Sunday 15 March, 2015

The messy legal battle for who actually owns Oskar Schindler's lists
# Court Case
# Court Case

The messy legal battle for who actually owns Oskar Schindler's lists

Mar 15th 2015, 10:30 AM 20,881 Views 25 Comments

Forty years after his death, a court case is playing out in Jerusalem over Oskar Schindler’s belongings.

# holocaust - Thursday 12 February, 2015

Urban Outfitters under fire for selling a throw reminiscent of Holocaust prisoner clothing
# Controversial
From The Daily Edge
# Controversial

Urban Outfitters under fire for selling a throw reminiscent of Holocaust prisoner clothing

Feb 12th 2015, 8:28 AM 4,291 Views 6 Comments

They’re at it again.

# holocaust - Monday 2 February, 2015

93-year-old woman under investigation for concentration camp role after appearing in RTÉ doc
# Hilde Michnia
# Hilde Michnia

93-year-old woman under investigation for concentration camp role after appearing in RTÉ doc

Feb 2nd 2015, 9:37 PM 27,194 Views 0 Comments

Hilde Michnia is suspected of taking part in death marches from Bergen-Belsen and Gross-Rosen.

# holocaust - Wednesday 28 January, 2015

Need a 10 minute break? Step into the Reading Room…
# Take A Break
# Take A Break

Need a 10 minute break? Step into the Reading Room…

Jan 28th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,077 Views 2 Comments

Syriza, American Sniper, and lustful leggings.

# holocaust - Tuesday 27 January, 2015

'I think about the different family I might have had – if only she had been given sanctuary'
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

'I think about the different family I might have had – if only she had been given sanctuary'

Jan 27th 2015, 1:00 PM 192 Views 42 Comments

My grandfather pleaded with the authorities for permission to bring his niece to Ireland in 1938. He was refused – and then the Nazis invaded Poland.

# holocaust - Monday 26 January, 2015

Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people
# Anti-Semitism
# Anti-Semitism

Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people

Jan 26th 2015, 8:03 PM 19,016 Views 113 Comments

The director was speaking to a group of Holocaust survivors in Poland today.

# holocaust - Sunday 25 January, 2015

Holocaust survivor: 'I'm starting to see nasty things happen again in Europe'
# Shoah
# Shoah

Holocaust survivor: 'I'm starting to see nasty things happen again in Europe'

Jan 25th 2015, 7:49 PM 31,416 Views 214 Comments

Today marks Holocaust Memorial Day.

# holocaust - Wednesday 21 January, 2015

These Holocaust memorials are banned in Munich. Why? Because of Jewish opposition
# Changing Attitudes
# Changing Attitudes

These Holocaust memorials are banned in Munich. Why? Because of Jewish opposition

Jan 21st 2015, 5:00 PM 19,924 Views 62 Comments

The ‘Stolperstein’ project has been ongoing for 20 years.

# holocaust - Friday 16 January, 2015

This is Hitler's old house ... and the Austrian government wants it
# Neo Nazi Visitors
# Neo Nazi Visitors

This is Hitler's old house ... and the Austrian government wants it

Jan 16th 2015, 6:35 PM 18,241 Views 35 Comments

The Nazi leader spent his early childhood in the building.

# holocaust - Wednesday 29 October, 2014

'British Schindler' honoured for saving hundreds of children from Nazi death camps
# Living Legend
# Living Legend

'British Schindler' honoured for saving hundreds of children from Nazi death camps

Oct 29th 2014, 7:20 AM 15,807 Views 50 Comments

Sir Nicholas Winton brought 669 Czech children to safety in 1939.

# holocaust - Friday 17 October, 2014

Opinion: A holy war? Examining the relationship between religion and violence
# Terrorism
# Terrorism

Opinion: A holy war? Examining the relationship between religion and violence

Oct 17th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,081 Views 173 Comments

Is a clash of ideologies tearing apart the fabric of world order?

# holocaust - Wednesday 17 September, 2014

93-year-old former Auschwitz guard charged with 300,000 crimes
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

93-year-old former Auschwitz guard charged with 300,000 crimes

Sep 17th 2014, 8:09 AM 29,015 Views 149 Comments

Oskar Groening is accused of managing money and property stolen from victims.