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The amazing journey of Son of Saul star Géza Röhrig [VIDEO]

TIMES OF ISRAEL Who is the punk-rock-poet-actor behind the pathos of ‘Son of Saul’? by Lisa Klug January 10, 2016 Raised in a Hungarian orphanage from age 4, Géza Röhrig was 12 when a Jewish family adopted him. Born with … Continue reading

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Former Auschwitz SS guard, Holocaust survivor embrace at trial

TIMES OF ISRAEL by Associated Press and Staff April 25, 2015 A former Auschwitz guard on trial for 300,000 counts of accessory to murder and a Holocaust survivor whose family was killed in the camp embraced briefly during court proceedings, … Continue reading

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Do we really mean ‘never again’?

WASHINGTON POST by Charles Krauthammer January 29, 2015 …The Iranian bomb is a national security issue, an alliance issue and a regional Middle East issue. But it is also a uniquely Jewish issue because of Israel’s situation as the only … Continue reading

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Auschwitz was about the Jews, review of HBO’s ‘Night Will Fall’

WASHINGTON POST by Jeffrey Salkin January 27, 2015 …“Night Will Fall” is simply devastating. There is no way that the eye can “un-see” what it portrays. Nor can the mind “un-know” why Allied cameramen filmed their visual records in the … Continue reading

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Obama Sends Jack Lew To Auschwitz

JEWISH PRESS by Jewish Business News staff January 27, 2015 For the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz, heads of state from France, Austria, Belgium, Croatia, Denmark, Germany, Malta, Norway, Poland, Slovenia and Switzerland will attend, but not the … Continue reading

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‘Clothes Don’t Just Make the Man, They Can Save the Man’

TABLET MAG by Chavie Lieber November 26, 2014 In his memoir ‘Measure of a Man,’ Martin Greenfield recalls how he survived Auschwitz to become an iconic tailor to the stars…..He has hand-tailored suits for President Obama and President Clinton, as … Continue reading

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In failing to stop the Islamic State, U.S. ignores the lessons of Auschwitz

WASHINGTON POST by Marc Thiessen August 17, 2014 OSWIECIM, Poland Walking among the starvation cells and gas chambers where more than a million souls perished, it is hard to explain to my 12-year-old son how the free world allowed this … Continue reading

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