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Why Nasya Kamrat Animates Her Grandfather’s Paintings By Anna Goldenberg Published July 11, 2014. There’s a painting of Hitler with an almost Picasso-esquely skewed face, and a blue coat. There’s a painting of a boy in a brown suit peering …

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Noted author, childhood friend and stepsister of Anne Frank, Eva Schloss, 85, of London, England, will make her first appearance in the Midwest from 4 to 5:30 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 31, in the auditorium of the U of I College …

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The lecture, hosted by the National Archives at Kansas City and Midwest Center for Holocaust Education, is at 7 p.m. July 9 and will be held at the National World War I Museum, 100 W. 26th St., Kansas City. A …

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June 18, 2014|By Karen Ann Cullotta | Tribune reporter   As the granddaughter of Holocaust survivors, Cantor Andrea Rae Markowicz had a personal stake in spending a recent Monday evening glimpsing ominous diary passages penned by a close confidant of …

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“Propaganda,” Adolf Hitler wrote in 1924, “is a truly terrible weapon in the hands of an expert.” Over the next two decades, Nazi leaders developed a sophisticated propaganda machine that showed the world bold, new ways to employ these techniques, …

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National Yiddish Book Center Device Preserves Works of Literature Courtesy of the national Yiddish book center Close Read: The National Yiddish Book Center’s new scanner zooms in on a Yiddish book. By Jon Kalish Published June 27, 2014, issue of …

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By Susan Carlman,  Dave Gathman and Steve Lord Sun-Times Media June 5, 2014 8:46PM Paratrooper Art Miller of Elgin parties with an 82nd Airborne Division buddy at Jack Dempsey’s Nightclub in New York City after they returned from World War …

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By Dave Gathman dgathman@stmedianetwork.com June 5, 2014 8:46PM Some Fox Valley veterans we spoke with in 1994 can no longer can speak for themselves. Here are their stories about the D-Day invasion: The Rangers Like the paratroopers, the Special Forces-like …

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Louis Daniel ‘L.D.’ Brodsky: He Would Not Let A Day Go By Without Writing A Poem By Gloria S. Ross Louis Daniel Brodsky, a stunningly prolific writer who composed nearly 12,000 poems, including more than 350 on the Holocaust, has died. …

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ED WITTENBERG CJN Staff Reporter Eli Rosenbaum’s office at the U.S. Department of Justice has investigated and prosecuted more than 100 Nazi war criminals living in the United States over the past 20 years, including 12 from the Cleveland area. …

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