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# nazis - Tuesday 20 January, 2015

Update: Fine Gael high-flyer apologises for Page 3 "feminazis" comment
# Political Boob
# Political Boob

Update: Fine Gael high-flyer apologises for Page 3 "feminazis" comment

Jan 20th 2015, 4:40 PM 26,497 Views 151 Comments

The Sun is bringing ‘Page 3′ to an end, but Dr Keith Redmond isn’t happy. He’s since apologised.

# nazis - Monday 3 November, 2014

Arbeit Macht Frei gate stolen from Dachau concentration camp
# Germany
# Germany

Arbeit Macht Frei gate stolen from Dachau concentration camp

Nov 3rd 2014, 4:47 PM 12,541 Views 46 Comments

The theft of the historic wrought iron gate happened during the night.

# nazis - 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 29,022 Views 149 Comments

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

# nazis - Monday 1 September, 2014

Remarkable journey of Irish-based Holocaust survivor to face traumas of past
# Close To Evil
# Close To Evil

Remarkable journey of Irish-based Holocaust survivor to face traumas of past

Sep 1st 2014, 7:15 AM 23,862 Views 34 Comments

RTÉ to screen story tonight of how Tomi Reichental, survivor of Bergen-Belsen concentration camp, reached out to former jailor.

# nazis - Friday 8 August, 2014

Opinion: Remembering a genocide the world is determined to ignore
# Opinion
# Opinion

Opinion: Remembering a genocide the world is determined to ignore

Aug 8th 2014, 1:07 PM 977 Views 98 Comments

Thousands of Roma met their fate in the Auschwitz-Birkenau gas chambers, died in medical experiments or starved to death. Others were displaced or sterilised.

# nazis - Thursday 12 June, 2014

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history
# Holocaust
# Holocaust

Opinion: On what would have been Anne Frank's 85th birthday, let's remember our shared history

Jun 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 211 Views 24 Comments

Anne Frank never lived to tell her tale but we can honour her memory, and that of all the murdered, by challenging anti-Semitism where we find it.

# nazis - Tuesday 15 April, 2014

Bob Dylan has escaped a jail term in France, after hate speech charges were thrown out
# Street Legal
# Street Legal

Bob Dylan has escaped a jail term in France, after hate speech charges were thrown out

Apr 15th 2014, 7:44 PM 18,092 Views 38 Comments

The legendary singer was charged with incitement to hatred over comments made to Rolling Stone in a 2012 interview.

# nazis - Monday 17 March, 2014

UN declares North Korea's crimes on par with Nazism, apartheid and Khmer Rouge
# North Korea
# North Korea

UN declares North Korea's crimes on par with Nazism, apartheid and Khmer Rouge

Mar 17th 2014, 5:02 PM 15,701 Views 113 Comments

The head of a UN inquiry has condemned North Korea’s extensive human rights abuses – including extermination, enslavement and sexual violence.

# nazis - Wednesday 5 March, 2014

New Yorkers to see ads warning that neighbours might be Nazis
# Nazi Hunt
# Nazi Hunt

New Yorkers to see ads warning that neighbours might be Nazis

Mar 5th 2014, 3:04 PM 17,870 Views 48 Comments

A NYC Assemblyman has started a campaign to “rid the United States once and for all of illegal Nazi war criminals”.

# nazis - Monday 2 December, 2013

75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps
# Tribute
# Tribute

75 years ago this week, this man saved 669 children from Nazi death camps

Dec 2nd 2013, 7:15 AM 27,606 Views 38 Comments

Hearing of violence against Jewish community in Germany and Austria, English stockbroker Nicholas Winton organised transport of children to safety.

# nazis - Sunday 3 November, 2013

Picasso and Matisse paintings stolen by Nazis found in a German flat - report
# Nazis
# Nazis

Picasso and Matisse paintings stolen by Nazis found in a German flat - report

Nov 3rd 2013, 6:23 PM 17,492 Views 60 Comments

The Nazis massively plundered artworks in Germany and across Europe before and during World War II, confiscating many from Jews or forcing them to sell their works at a low price.

eBay: We're sorry we allowed Holocaust memorabilia to be listed on our website
# Apology
# Apology

eBay: We're sorry we allowed Holocaust memorabilia to be listed on our website

Nov 3rd 2013, 5:24 PM 14,158 Views 57 Comments

The world’s biggest online marketplace has removed the listings from its website and will donate nearly €30,000 to charity.

# nazis - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Anger as man professes admiration for Hitler on Irish radio
# Say Again?
# Say Again?

Anger as man professes admiration for Hitler on Irish radio

Oct 24th 2013, 11:07 PM 62,614 Views 205 Comments

Kilkenny man Larry Brennan came to attention when he was pictured with a Hitler-themed birthday cake in a local paper – and then went on to make controversial comments on KCLR 96FM.

# nazis - Tuesday 27 August, 2013

Over 40 Auschwitz guards to face German prosecutors
# Germany
# Germany

Over 40 Auschwitz guards to face German prosecutors

Aug 27th 2013, 3:05 PM 11,309 Views 91 Comments

For decades German courts only prosecuted Nazi war criminals if evidence showed they had personally committed atrocities, but since a 2011 landmark case all former camp guards can be tried.

# nazis - Thursday 25 April, 2013

Business magazine compares Angela Merkel to Hitler in ad
# Badvertising
# Badvertising

Business magazine compares Angela Merkel to Hitler in ad

Apr 25th 2013, 10:55 AM 11,055 Views 54 Comments

Mercado magazine invites viewers to visualise Merkel as the Greeks, Spanish and Germans might see her.

# nazis - Thursday 15 November, 2012

Germany expanding compensation for Nazi victims
# Germany
# Germany

Germany expanding compensation for Nazi victims

Nov 15th 2012, 8:45 PM 8,415 Views 42 Comments

Fund administrators and German officials say payments to Holocaust survivors are needed “more than ever” as they enter their final years.

# nazis - Tuesday 6 November, 2012

Extract: ‘Mr de Valera’s conviction that Hitler would win the war was stupid’
# Opinion
# Opinion

Extract: ‘Mr de Valera’s conviction that Hitler would win the war was stupid’

Nov 6th 2012, 7:30 PM 2,748 Views 76 Comments

David Gray, the US Amabassador to Ireland in 1940, reveals just what he thought of Dev, the 1916 leaders and why he thought Ireland was in collusion with the Nazis.

# nazis - Wednesday 29 August, 2012

Video: WWII bomb detonated in Munich by disposal experts
# Germany
# Germany

Video: WWII bomb detonated in Munich by disposal experts

Aug 29th 2012, 5:55 PM 7,696 Views 42 Comments

Explosion damaged nearby properties, but none are in danger of collapse, according to local media reports.

# nazis - Thursday 29 March, 2012

The incredible story of Alan Turing, who helped beat the Nazis but was then persecuted for his sexuality
# Alan Turing
# Alan Turing

The incredible story of Alan Turing, who helped beat the Nazis but was then persecuted for his sexuality

Mar 29th 2012, 11:10 AM 5,017 Views 14 Comments

Turing, known as the father of modern computing, helped give the Allies their biggest tactical advantage against the Axis forces but died an ignominious death.

# nazis - Friday 16 March, 2012

Nazi-seized art ordered returned to American man
# Germany
# Germany

Nazi-seized art ordered returned to American man

Mar 16th 2012, 3:32 PM 3,324 Views 9 Comments

A German court has ruled a Berlin museum must return rare posters seized by the Gestapo during WWII to the victim’s relative – saying that keeping them would be a perpetuation of the crimes of the Nazis.

# nazis - Friday 27 January, 2012

Column: Never forget – Hitler targeted the Irish-Jewish community for extermination
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Never forget – Hitler targeted the Irish-Jewish community for extermination

Jan 27th 2012, 9:15 AM 6,850 Views 90 Comments

On Holocaust Memorial Day, Justice Minister Alan Shatter writes that we should not assume that the type of horror created by the Nazi killing machine could not be repeated in the future.

# nazis - Monday 2 January, 2012

Holocaust survivors criticise Nazi camp inmate garb at protest
# Israel
# Israel

Holocaust survivors criticise Nazi camp inmate garb at protest

Jan 2nd 2012, 10:00 AM 5,578 Views 23 Comments

Ultra-Orthodox Jews used the outfits to protest criticism of their strict lifestyle is a new form of ‘incitement’ and is ‘reminiscient of the German media before WWII’.

# nazis - Sunday 20 November, 2011

Column: I survived the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp
# Read Me
# Read Me

Column: I survived the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp

Nov 20th 2011, 6:00 PM 3,344 Views 78 Comments

Dublin dweller Tomi Reichental was taken to Bergen-Belsen by the Nazis as a nine-year-old boy. Here he describes his experience of its horrors.

# nazis - Tuesday 13 September, 2011

Germany and Italy at UN court over WWII compensation
# Nazis
# Nazis

Germany and Italy at UN court over WWII compensation

Sep 13th 2011, 8:42 AM 694 Views 17 Comments

Germany has argued that Italian courts have no right to demand that it pay compensation to Nazi war victims, saying that national courts should not be permitted jurisdiction over other countries.

# nazis - Sunday 28 August, 2011

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads
# Sitdown Sunday
From The Daily Edge
# Sitdown Sunday

Sitdown Sunday: 7 deadly reads

Aug 28th 2011, 11:00 AM 78 Views 0 Comments

The very best of the week’s writing from around the globe.

# nazis - Monday 4 July, 2011

Whatever happened the Habsburgs...and three other fallen dynasties?
# Dynasty
# Dynasty

Whatever happened the Habsburgs...and three other fallen dynasties?

Jul 4th 2011, 5:11 PM 27,642 Views 4 Comments

The story of the Habsburgs and other famous dynasties that are no more.

# nazis - Wednesday 8 June, 2011

Woman, 96, confesses to 1946 murder
# Murder Solved
# Murder Solved

Woman, 96, confesses to 1946 murder

Jun 8th 2011, 8:22 PM 1,623 Views 12 Comments

The elderly woman confessed to the high-profile murder of a man over six decade ago, explaining that she mistakenly believed he had collaborated with the Nazis.

# nazis - Monday 6 June, 2011

Scholar compares Papa Smurf to Stalin, calls Smurfs racists
# Smurfs
From The Daily Edge
# Smurfs

Scholar compares Papa Smurf to Stalin, calls Smurfs racists

Jun 6th 2011, 2:15 PM 1,052 Views 2 Comments

A French academic is coming under fire for suggesting that that Smurfette and co are anti-semitic Nazis.

# nazis - Thursday 19 May, 2011

# nazis - Friday 13 May, 2011

Who are the world's most wanted Nazis?
# Most Wanted
# Most Wanted

Who are the world's most wanted Nazis?

May 13th 2011, 2:36 PM 4,817 Views 0 Comments

Twelve men are on the list of the most wanted Nazi-era war criminals, compiled by a Jewish human rights organisation. The hunt continues after a Nazi death camp guard was convicted this week.

# nazis - Monday 4 April, 2011

MI5 documents show Nazis plans to kill Allied troops with coffee, cigarettes and chocolate
# Nazis
# Nazis

MI5 documents show Nazis plans to kill Allied troops with coffee, cigarettes and chocolate

Apr 4th 2011, 10:55 AM 1,101 Views 0 Comments

Nazi agents planned to assassinate Allied troops using poisoned foodstuffs and painkillers, as well as swastika emblazoned belt buckles that hid pistols.

# nazis - Thursday 31 March, 2011

Nazi soldiers were doped up with crystal meth
# Nazis On Speed
# Nazis On Speed

Nazi soldiers were doped up with crystal meth

Mar 31st 2011, 2:07 PM 3,412 Views 0 Comments

Hitler’s army marched on speed, medical study reveals. Also: RTE Radio 1 doc on Irishman who saved Hitler’s life is now available as podcast…

# nazis - Tuesday 15 March, 2011

Radio doc charts extraordinary life of Irishman who saved Hitler
# Hitler
# Hitler

Radio doc charts extraordinary life of Irishman who saved Hitler

Mar 15th 2011, 10:47 AM 3,514 Views 0 Comments

RTE documentary to tell tale of Carlow native Michael Keogh and his brush with one of the 20th century’s most notorious dictators.

# nazis - Thursday 10 March, 2011

Eva Braun's private photographs released
# Eva Braun
From The Daily Edge
# Eva Braun

Eva Braun's private photographs released

Mar 10th 2011, 12:32 PM 12,520 Views 0 Comments

Recently released personal photographs show the private lives of one of the 20th century’s most hated dictators and the woman who loved him.

# nazis - Friday 17 December, 2010

Mel Gibson called me an "oven dodger", says Winona Ryder
# Mel Gibson
From The Daily Edge
# Mel Gibson

Mel Gibson called me an "oven dodger", says Winona Ryder

Dec 17th 2010, 3:54 PM 1,113 Views 0 Comments

The actress says that Gibson made homophobic and anti-semitic remarks to her during a party 15 years ago – including calling her an “oven dodger”, in reference to her Jewish heritage.