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War Is Hell

In late March 1945, as Allied armies coiled for their final assault on the doomed Third Reich, General George Patton launched a truly foolish raid on a small...

Does Germany Owe Greece $95 Billion from WW II?

This post is in partnership with Worldcrunch, a new global-news site that translates stories of note in foreign languages into English. The article below was...

Were German Diplomats Complicit in the Holocaust?

One of the pillars of Germany's political establishment, the Foreign Ministry, was a "criminal organization" during the Nazi era, and the country's diplomats...

The Last Days of a Nazi-Era Photographer

Hans Ertl was in a hotel room in 1939 preparing to leave for a film shoot in Chile when the Nazis came for him. But the accomplished 30-year-old German...

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Top 10 Trials That Shook The World

The trial of Adolf Eichmann, one of the main Nazi architects of the Holocaust, started 50 years ago today. The proceedings, which took place 15 years after the...

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