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Holocaust Survivor Leo Bretholz Gets 60K Signatures Against French Railroad Company 90-Year-Old Fights To Force SNCF To Pay Reparations By Michael Kaplan As a French rail company plans to lay down projects in several cities across the country, a 92-year-old …

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From Mount Mercy Magazine Mount Mercy University Cedar Rapids, IA Spring 2o14 The story begins nearly 70 years ago in a tiny Polish town during the Nazi occupation. David Thaler is a young man when the Nazis begin persecuting the …

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By Regina Brett, The Plain Dealer February 01, 2014 CLEVELAND, Ohio — It happens every time. The room filled with teenagers grows silent as soon as a survivor speaks. Holocaust survivor Jacob Hennenberg used to tell students how he found …

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MONTREAL – The Grade 11 students already knew that a lot of Jews died during the Second World War. No doubt many had heard the term “Holocaust” before, and had learned something about the concentration camps. But when Heidi Berger …

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By Dorian de Wind Monday is International Holocaust Remembrance Day (in the U.K., Holocaust Memorial Day). The World War II generation of the de Wind family was immensely and disproportionately affected by the Holocaust. On the occasion of this solemn …

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By RFE/RL January 27, 2014 Ceremonies are being held in Israel, Germany, Russia, and other countries to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day. At the Vatican, Pope Francis said in a message that people must strive to never let the Holocaust …

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By Tom Chang Cesare Frustaci, a 76-year-old Holocaust survivor, feels the need to speak out. It’s not to share the horrid conditions of Nazi, and then communist rule. It’s because he still sees people embracing anti-Semitism. Frustaci, a Port Charlotte …

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Barbara Bayer, Editor The Kansas City Jewish Chronicle Dec 26th, 2013 Ask Erwin Stern and he’ll tell you one is never too old to learn something new about yourself. Stern just recently learned the name of the organization that helped …

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Posted: May 08, 2012 11:16 PM CDT Updated: May 12, 2012 12:00 AM CDT Courtesy of KWWL TV By DEREK PRALL dprall@njherald.com HARDYSTON — The elderly Gina Lanceter frankly related to a rapt audience at Wallkill Valley Regional High School …

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Eugene Lebovitz believes he survived the Holocaust for two reasons: luck and youth. “When I was young, I walked seven kilometers a day,” he recalls. “In the morning, I walked to my grandparents to bring fresh milk home for breakfast. …

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