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HISTORICAL NOTE: Prison Memoir

Eichmann's plea for a reprieve f 4"^ he Gods I worshiped demanded the I dance of death. I had no choice, and whoever claims otherwise is a liar." So wrote...

Israel: The Man in the Cage

A few hundred newsmen in the small Jerusalem courtroom, and millions of televiewers outside, last week stared at a man in a glass cage. What they had expected...

ISRAEL: The Beast in Chains

The Israeli Parliament assembled last week for a humdrum budget debate. Then Prime Minister David Ben-Gurion rose and, in a voice breaking with emotion, said:...

Israel: Jews for Trucks

At times last week, not Defendant Adolf Eichmann but Britain and its war time allies seemed on trial. Heavy Burden. On the witness stand appeared ruddy-faced,...

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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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