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Head of Auschwitz Memorial Seeks Easing of Nigerian Boy’s Prison Sentence“I cannot remain indifferent,” the director wrote in a letter to Nigeria’s president about a 13-year-old who was sentenced to 10 years’ imprisonment and menial labor on a blasphemy charge.
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Nigeria blasphemy row: Auschwitz memorial head volunteers to serve sentencePiotr Cywinski wrote to Nigerian President Muhammadu Buhari about the...
Auschwitz memorial director seeks clemency for Nigerian boyCywinski said that if the President couldn’t give clemency, he would suggest that 120 adult volunteers from all over the world — “myself personally among them” — each serve a month in a..
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Auschwitz director offers to serve sentence of Nigerian teen jailed for blasphemy
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Most comprehensive Auschwitz exhibit in N. America to Open in Kansas CityThe international exhibit, which is making its second and final North American stop, explores the duality of Auschwitz as a symbol and a physical location.
How Pius XII treated Jewish orphans after World War IIDenver Newsroom, Sep 9, 2020 / 04:00 am (CNA).- Scholars of Pope Pius XII have countered claims that the wartime pope and the Catholic Church hierarchy were complicit in a controversial post-war..
'They sent my mother to the gas chamber and I blamed myself': How Auschwitz survivor Edith Eger rebuilt her lifeIn May 1944, 16-year-old Edith Eger stepped out of a filthy cattle wagon on to a platform filled with Nazi guards, prisoners in striped uniforms and snarling dogs. She had arrived at the most dangerous..
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Survivors of Mengele's twin experimentsIn 1992, Lesley Stahl reported on the Nazi officer's brutal experiments at Auschwitz. This week, she re-interviews one of his victims in an innovative new way.
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Catholic Church’s New Path To Sainthood: What Is ‘Offering Of Life?’ – AnalysisBy Hannah Brockhaus For centuries, the Catholic Church has declared many different holy men and women to be saints through the strict legal process known as canonization. Traditionally, this..
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Auschwitz Museum Condemns Viral Holocaust TikTok Trend'It's an educational challenge'
TikTok Holocaust trend 'hurtful and offensive,' says Auschwitz museumThe Auschwitz Memorial has criticized a trend on TikTok in which young people portray themselves as victims of the Holocaust, saying the videos can be 'hurtful and offensive.'
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TikTok's Holocaust trend has been called out by the Auschwitz MemorialThe Auschwitz Memorial has addressed the trend of teens on TikTok pretending to be Holocaust victims, calling it "hurtful and offensive." However, the museum also warned against attacks against the..
David Galante, Who Spoke Belatedly About Auschwitz, Dies at 96It took him decades before he felt comfortable sharing the horrors he witnessed during the Holocaust. He died of the coronavirus.
Israel's national hockey captain has joined a team based in the same town as AuschwitzIsrael's hockey team captain has joined a club in the town where Nazi Germany's most notorious death camp was located, but he says he will be 'playing for the Holocaust victims.'
Group set up by German soccer stars donates $80,000 to Auschwitz museumKimmich and Goretzka, both 25, each play for the German national team as well.
Auschwitz as a money-spinner? Grandson of Germany's Nazi elite found guilty of fraudRudolf Höss was commandant of the Auschwitz death camp. His grandson Rainer warns of the evil of National Socialism, but also may have tried to make money from his family history. Now he has been..
Remembering Music’s Saving Powers at AuschwitzAnita Lasker-Wallfisch, who says her role as a cellist in the camp orchestra kept her alive, takes her message to the Salzburg Festival.
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