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Six Million and One From the Documentary by David Fisher By STEPHEN HOLDENSEPT. 27, 2012 Official Trailer It is an emotional journey for these grown children, now in their 40s and 50s, who engage in sometimes heated conversations, several taking …

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by Peter Flax The next time a big Holocaust anniversary rolls around, there will be even fewer survivors left, as the editor behind this feature explains how an oral history came together. Each time I meet Holocaust survivor Dario Gabbai at his …

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  by Masha Leon “I feel as if I grew up with you” Wolf Blitzer, CNN’s lead political anchor told the 500 guests at The American and International Societies for Yad Vashem 70th Tribute Dinner at The Pierre. “My parents …

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By Lauren Keats and Colin Silverman JNS.org Their childhoods were stripped from them. Seventy years later, we — teens who are enjoying what they couldn’t when they were our age — are part of the last generation with the opportunity …

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Created on Thursday, 12 November 2015 00:00 | Written by Geoff Pursinger Les Aigner doesn’t want to talk about what happened to him. “I can’t say that it’s my pleasure to talk about this,” he told a packed house at …

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Joseph Koek is alive today because others, at great risk to themselves, were able to hide him long ago. Thursday, November 19, 2015 05:02 By Paul Meincke   CHICAGO (WLS) — Joseph Koek, 85, is alive today because others- at …

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Students, families in Battle Ground hear one man’s tale of German occupation of Poland in WWII By Tom Vogt, Columbian Science, Military & History Reporter Published: November 7, 2015, 6:05 AM BATTLE GROUND — More than 76 years after he …

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Why These Jewish Teens Are Listening To The Stories Of Holocaust Survivor”We are the last generation that’s going to be able to hear their stories first hand.” Antonia BlumbergAssociate Religion Editor, The Huffington Post Posted: 11/04/2015 05:56 PM EST | …

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On Veterans Day, thinking of the men in the Seventh Army’s Rainbow Division who saved my father. By Bruce Kiel Nov. 10, 2015 7:16 p.m. E As the son of Holocaust survivors, I have a special appreciation for Veterans Day. …

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by  Mike Isaacs Kristallnacht was “the spark that ignited the Holocaust,” according to Consul General of Israel to the Midwest Roey Gilad. That description was also printed on the program cover for the Chicago area’s Kristallnacht commemoration held Monday, Nov. …

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