Friday, 9 February 2018
It has been more than 50 years since the unlawful Israeli occupation of the West Bank and Gaza Strip. These are Palestinian lands the Israelis control through repression, institutionalized discrimination, murder and systematic abuse of the Palestinian population’s rights. Human rights organizations have periodically highlighted major violations of international human rights laws and humanitarian laws that illustrate the occupation: unlawful killings; forced displacement; abusive detention; ...
Tuesday, 28 November 2017
In his interview with the New York Times, Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman described Iranian guide Ali Khamenei as the new Hitler of the Middle East. This description briefly reflects the Saudi command’s vision of the nature of conflict with Iran and the basic strategy to confront its threats – a strategy that relies on a full confrontation and not containment and concessions. Hitler’s story with Europe has turned into a lesson in history and politics as it taught us that ...
Friday, 7 July 2017
When Germany invaded Poland on September 1, 1939 it was a campaign of clear aims. To destroy Poland as a nation-state, eliminate all sources of potential leadership (civic leaders, professors, clergy, intelligentsia, landowners), annexed huge swathes of Poland to the German Reich, settled these newly claimed lands with ethnic Germans, and secured Germany’s Eastern front to prevent a second front opening while a campaign ensued with Great Britain and France. Germany was committed to a ...
Saturday, 19 November 2016
Communications director of Trump’s transition team denies president-elect advocating for any registry
Tuesday, 27 September 2016
A gunman wearing military attire with Nazi emblems opened fire in Houston just before daybreak
Tuesday, 16 August 2016
Historians say the existence of the train ever has been conclusively proven
Friday, 5 August 2016
The rebuke came after Obama on Thursday defended the nuclear deal which was sealed in July 2015 between Tehran and six world powers
Monday, 18 January 2016
A 95-year-old former medic at the Auschwitz death camp will go on trial next month on at least 3,681 counts of accessory to murder, German authorities said Monday. Hubert Zafke was a medical orderly at the camp from August 15, 1944 to September 14, 1944. During this time, 14 trains carrying prisoners -- including the teenage diarist Anne Frank -- arrived at Auschwitz-Birkenau where many would eventually be killed in the gas chambers. Ahead of proceedings due to begin February 29, prosecutors ...
Saturday, 2 January 2016
The famous diary of Anne Frank was published online despite a dispute with rights holders as to whether the work is now in the public domain
Monday, 28 December 2015
‘Mein Kampf’ is the notorious anti-Semitic book in which Adolf Hitler set out his ideology