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

Nov 2nd 2016, 12:06 PM 17,829 Views 43 Comments

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

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

Sep 30th 2016, 10:52 AM 19,553 Views 103 Comments

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

Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel
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Tributes paid to Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel

Jul 3rd 2016, 12:50 PM 18,762 Views 64 Comments

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

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

Apr 8th 2016, 8:30 PM 14,183 Views 28 Comments

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

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

Mar 11th 2016, 5:17 PM 29,839 Views 36 Comments

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

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

Feb 15th 2016, 8:41 PM 13,464 Views 36 Comments

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

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

Feb 11th 2016, 10:22 AM 16,341 Views 64 Comments

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

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

Jan 30th 2016, 10:45 AM 9,246 Views 6 Comments

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

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

Jan 18th 2016, 2:25 PM 20,716 Views 95 Comments

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

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

Nov 10th 2015, 5:17 PM 12,812 Views 123 Comments

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

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

Nov 1st 2015, 10:15 AM 26,156 Views 76 Comments

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

Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust
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Merkel tells Netanyahu: Germany was responsible for the Holocaust

Oct 22nd 2015, 8:35 AM 26,102 Views 1 Comment

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

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

Sep 24th 2015, 8:00 PM 12,513 Views 19 Comments

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

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

Jul 18th 2015, 8:00 AM 909 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.

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

Jul 15th 2015, 9:55 AM 17,826 Views 70 Comments

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

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

Jul 1st 2015, 3:43 PM 18,249 Views 65 Comments

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

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

Apr 21st 2015, 8:42 AM 13,175 Views 96 Comments

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

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

Mar 15th 2015, 10:30 AM 20,747 Views 25 Comments

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

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

Feb 12th 2015, 8:28 AM 4,286 Views 6 Comments

They’re at it again.

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

Feb 2nd 2015, 9:37 PM 27,144 Views 0 Comments

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

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

Jan 28th 2015, 7:00 PM 13,067 Views 2 Comments

Syriza, American Sniper, and lustful leggings.

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

Jan 27th 2015, 1:00 PM 152 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.

Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people
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Steven Spielberg warns of 'demons' faced by Jewish people

Jan 26th 2015, 8:03 PM 18,942 Views 113 Comments

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

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

Jan 25th 2015, 7:49 PM 31,382 Views 214 Comments

Today marks Holocaust Memorial Day.

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

Jan 21st 2015, 5:00 PM 19,870 Views 62 Comments

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

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

Jan 16th 2015, 6:35 PM 18,208 Views 35 Comments

The Nazi leader spent his early childhood in the building.

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

Oct 29th 2014, 7:20 AM 15,788 Views 51 Comments

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

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

Oct 17th 2014, 7:30 PM 1,055 Views 173 Comments

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

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

Sep 17th 2014, 8:09 AM 28,979 Views 149 Comments

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

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

Sep 1st 2014, 7:15 AM 23,578 Views 34 Comments

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

Zara removes top similar to Jewish 'Star of David' uniform from sale after backlash
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Zara removes top similar to Jewish 'Star of David' uniform from sale after backlash

Aug 27th 2014, 7:45 PM 4,825 Views 6 Comments

Twitter users criticised the garment for its resemblance to the uniform Jews were forced to wear during the Holocaust.

French MP fined for saying Hitler 'did not kill enough' Roma
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French MP fined for saying Hitler 'did not kill enough' Roma

Aug 13th 2014, 7:45 AM 10,967 Views 56 Comments

The MP has already said that he is going to appeal the €3,000 fine.

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

Aug 8th 2014, 1:07 PM 962 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.

89-year-old man arrested in the US for alleged war crimes as a teenage guard at Auschwitz
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89-year-old man arrested in the US for alleged war crimes as a teenage guard at Auschwitz

Jun 19th 2014, 7:58 AM 15,672 Views 77 Comments

The man admits joining the Waffen SS when he was 17 but denies being an Auschwitz guard.

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

Jun 12th 2014, 8:00 AM 183 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.

30% of Irish people 'think Jews talk too much about the Holocaust'
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30% of Irish people 'think Jews talk too much about the Holocaust'

May 19th 2014, 11:41 AM 19,145 Views 163 Comments

That’s one of the findings from a worldwide survey on anti-Semitism.

Government to help launch a Holocaust education project for children
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Government to help launch a Holocaust education project for children

May 5th 2014, 3:42 PM 9,723 Views 170 Comments

The Crocus Project is is run by the Holocaust Education Trust Ireland (HETI) and aims to teach children about the consequences of discrimination.

The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110
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The oldest-known Holocaust survivor has died aged 110

Feb 24th 2014, 7:25 AM 12,359 Views 28 Comments

Alice Herz-Sommer died in London on Sunday after a short illness.

Holocaust denial is a 'favourite sport' for some, says Shatter
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Holocaust denial is a 'favourite sport' for some, says Shatter

Jan 27th 2014, 4:21 PM 14,807 Views 171 Comments

The Minister warned against the rise of extreme far right political parties – including UKIP – in a speech last night.