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  • SBU creates map of concentration camps and mass graves in Donbas

    10/03/2014 5:23:20 PM PDT · by WhiskeyX · 3 replies
    Ukrinform ^ | 15:19 03.10.2014 | Ukrinform
    KYIV, October 3 /Ukrinform/. The Security Service of Ukraine (SBU) has begun the process of determining the location of concentration camps, prisons, torture chambers of militants and the places of mass graves of civilians in Donbas.
  • Wendy Davis Shows Leadership in Her Letter To Rick Perry on the Influx of Unaccompanied Children

    06/23/2014 8:13:43 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 25 replies
    PoliticusUSA - Real Liberal Politics ^ | June 23, 2014 | Adalia Woodbury
    With children fleeing violence and poverty in Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador; there is a humanitarian crises in our border states. Tea/Republicans are more interested in blaming President Obama for a policy that was, in fact, passed by the Bush Administration than in finding solutions. Then, what’s new about that? Under the Bush Administration’s policy, the Border Patrol Agency (BPA) is required to take in unaccompanied children from countries that are not Mexico. The law required the BPA to have them screened and vaccinated before turning them over to the Department of Human Services’ Office of Refugee Recruitment. While complaining...
  • Justice Scalia on Kelo and Korematsu

    02/24/2014 10:06:57 PM PST · by JerseyanExile · 14 replies
    Washington Post ^ | February 8 2014 | ILYA SOMIN
    In a recent speech in Hawaii, Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia made some interesting predictions about two of the Supreme Court’s most notorious decisions: Kelo v. City of New London, which ruled that government can condemn private property and give it to other private owners to promote “economic development,” and Korematsu v. United States, which upheld the internment of over 100,000 Japanese-Americans in concentration camps during World War II. On Kelo, Scalia reiterated his 2011 prediction that the decision will eventually be overruled, stating that it “will not survive.” Kelo was a closely divided 5-4 decision (Scalia voted with the...
  • Russia to open "immigrant camps" to Concentrate illegals

    08/07/2013 7:30:10 AM PDT · by Deathtomarxists · 36 replies
    MSNBC ^ | 8-5-13 | NA
    Is Russia opening their own version of concentration camps to hold increasing round ups of illegal immigrants? Is it a good strategy for others to use? Is it going down a terrible path? Debate.
  • We have been warned...

    03/18/2013 6:25:59 PM PDT · by HMS Surprise · 9 replies
    Youtube ^ | 3/18/2013 | U.S. Soldier
    Published on Mar 9, 2013 It speaks for itself.. Subscribe! but really search for that info its all out there! All races need to stick together.its a matter of good and evil,not color. always remember that.GOD BLESS!
  • (Islamic-Nazi alliance) Gaza flotilla sponsor publishes tweet blaming Jews for Holocaust

    10/04/2012 9:24:45 PM PDT · by Milagros · 18 replies
    NationalPost ^ | Oct 4, 2012 | T. hopper
    Gaza flotilla sponsor publishes tweet blaming Jews for Holocaust Tristin Hopper | Oct 4, 2012 2:35 AM ET | Last Updated: Oct 4, 2012 4:38 PM ET More from Tristin Hopper | @TristinHopper The Free Gaza Movement, a U.S.-based activist group known for provisioning ships to run the Israeli-Egyptian blockade of Gaza, was hit with charges of anti-Semitism on Wednesday after posting a tweet claiming that Jews were responsible for the Holocaust. “Zionists operated the concentration camps and helped murder millions of innocent Jews,” read a tweet posted Sunday to @freegazaorg, the official Twitter feed of the group, which includes...
  • At last, the U.S. POWs of Buchenwald talk

    11/23/2011 8:32:16 AM PST · by edcoil · 19 replies · 2+ views
    OCR ^ | 11-22-2011 | edcoil
    ANAHEIM – He was beaten. Marched before a firing squad. Starved at Buchenwald. Only a small twist of fate saved him – four days before the Nazis planned to execute him. They have survived Buchenwald. But the world isn't ready to hear it. After the war, they are told to not speak about it. The official U.S. stance was that no American POWs went to Buchenwald. "We were still negotiating certain things with the Germans," says Dorsey, of Temecula. "The government didn't want to upset people by saying U.S. servicemen were held in concentration camps."
  • Israelis Confess to Auschwitz Memorial Theft

    06/25/2011 2:42:47 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 34 replies
    AP ^ | 6/25/2011
    An Israeli couple has confessed to stealing objects from the Auschwitz-Birkenau Nazi death camp memorial and have settled for a suspended prison term and a fine, officials said Saturday. The couple were detained at Krakow airport on their way to Israel on Friday after border guards found a few old items, including knives, scissors and spoons inside a plastic bag in their luggage, memorial spokesman Bartosz Bartyzel told The Associated Press.
  • Glenn Beck Accuses George Soros Of “Helping Send The Jews To The Death Camps”

    11/11/2010 6:27:00 PM PST · by Nachum · 115 replies · 2+ views
    Mediaite ^ | 11/11/10 | Hillary Busis
    What’s with all the recent inappropriate Nazi comparisons? On Tuesday, liberal radio host Mike Malloy likened George W. Bush to Hitler. Now, Glenn Beck has drawn the ire of the Anti-Defamation League by claiming that Jewish billionaire George Soros played a role in the Holocaust. On his radio show yesterday, Beck gave his listeners a history lesson about Soros, who was born György Schwartz in Hungary in 1930. According to Beck, Soros’s father “is a guy who spoke Esperanza fluently—Esperanza was developed in the 1880s as the world’s first international language.” (He’s mistaken about the name of that language; it’s...
  • Concentration Camp Liberators Gather in Washington

    04/15/2010 2:10:49 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 35 replies · 787+ views
    Washington Post ^ | Thursday, April 15, 2010 | Annie Gowen
    The 120 veterans wore red, white and blue tags emblazoned with the word "Liberator" and crept along on walkers. Others could hardly hear as they toured the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum on Wednesday. But the memories of the atrocities they witnessed in the waning months of World War II -- when soldiers from several armored and infantry divisions liberated concentration camps throughout Germany and Austria -- remained achingly clear. Some attending what museum officials said is one of the largest gatherings of liberators ever held remembered cremation ovens were still warm, ashes fuzzing the foul air. Stacks of bodies on...
  • Rantings of a Nazi Monster

    02/07/2010 3:30:38 PM PST · by nickcarraway · 48 replies · 1,366+ views
    New York Post ^ | 2/7/10 | SUSANNAH CAHALAN
    He stared at the deliberate German script in the tattered notebook -- the ravings of one of the most evil minds in history, and the killer of 100 of his family members. "I don't want to touch it," he said. The Orthodox Jewish New Yorker first laid eyes on the diary of Dr. Josef Mengele on Thursday at a Connecticut auction house. He bought the 86-page journal last week from the auctioneer after the document failed to attract a bidder at the $60,000 reserve price. The buyer has requested anonymity but agreed to speak to The Post about his reasons...
  • Video: VP Joe Biden said in 1999: "All Serbs should be placed in Nazi style concentration Camps"

    12/11/2009 12:04:58 PM PST · by mainestategop · 20 replies · 1,020+ views
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zFqg1rCZUq4 If this doesn't show that liberalism and nazism are the same thing, nothing will. GIVE KOSOVO BACK TO THE SERBS!
  • Why Holocaust shocked Obama's uncle

    06/05/2009 5:35:39 AM PDT · by SJackson · 38 replies · 1,433+ views
    Jerusalem Post ^ | 6-5-09 | RAFAEL MEDOFF
    President Barack Obama's planned visit to the former Nazi concentration camp of Buchenwald on June 5 will have special significance because his great uncle, Charlie Payne, was one of the American soldiers who liberated a sub-camp of Buchenwald sixty-four years ago. In this April 16, 1945 black and white file photo, Buchenwald inmates are seen inside their barracks a few days after US troops liberated the concentration camp near Weimar. Photo: AP On April 4, 1945, Payne's unit came across the sub-camp, called Ohrdruf, as they chased the retreating German army. The Nazi guards had already abandoned the camp and...
  • Obama to visit German concentration camp: reports

    05/06/2009 10:25:18 AM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 108 replies · 1,761+ views
    AFP ^ | May 6, 2009
    US President Barack Obama will visit the Buchenwald concentration camp in Germany on a trip to Europe in June, following in the wartime tracks of his great uncle, press reports said Wednesday. A spokesman for the German government said that Obama "is possibly planning a longer trip to Europe this summer with several different stops," but that Berlin had received no confirmation yet. The Bild and Thueringer Allgemeine Zeitung dailies reported that Obama would visit the eastern city of Dresden and Buchenwald.
  • H.R. 1388 GIVE ACT, Hidden Billions, to be Voted tomorrow

    03/17/2009 5:16:28 PM PDT · by joygrace · 33 replies · 3,474+ views
    Congressional Budget Office ^ | March 17, 2009 | Peter Fontaine, Ass. Dir.Budget Analysis
    “H.R. 1388 would amend and reauthorize programs established under the National and Community Service Act of 1990 (NCSA) and the Domestic Volunteer Service Act of 1973 (DVSA). Assuming appropriation of the estimated amounts, CBO estimates that implementing the bill would cost $481 million in 2010 and about $6 billion over the 2010-2014 period.Enacting the bill would not affect direct spending or receipts. H.R. 1388 contains no intergovernmental mandates as defined in the Unfunded Mandates Reform Act (UMRA) and would impose no costs on state, local, or tribal governments.H.R. 1388 contains no private-sector mandates as defined in UMRA. ESTIMATED COST TO...
  • Obama Acolyte Introduces Bill to Create Concentration Camps for Dissidents

    02/04/2009 6:02:21 AM PST · by obamaisandrogynous · 28 replies · 3,402+ views
    The Republican Liberty Caucus ^ | 2.4.2009 | Free Thought
    Writer Jerome Corsi is reporting on WorldNetDaily that former, disgraced federal judge, now Rep. Alcee L. Hastings (D-Fla.), an Obama apparatchik, has introduced a new bill calling for the government to establish six concentration camps for “corralling civilians on military installations.” The bill, HR 645, creates camps that are similar to the concentration camps used to house political dissidents in Nazi Germany. According to the proposed bill, the purpose of the National Emergency Centers is “to provide temporary housing as well as medical, and humanitarian assistance to individuals and families dislocated due to an emergency or major disaster. The broad...
  • Obama supporter favors "deprogramming right-wingnuts"

    10/09/2008 6:27:59 AM PDT · by dascallie · 81 replies · 2,923+ views
    From Hillary Clinton Forum Yesterday, 09:44 PM Maddie Kaddison New Member = <100 Posts Join Date: Sep 2008 Posts: 99 Poster Rank: #454 Obama's supporters scare me. Here is a comment I just read from this story (the story that Dean Reynolds of CBS wrote about Obama's "stinky" plane etc): Quote: I support Obama, but I disagree on some major issues. One is that we need to use major authoritarian measures against wingnuts and theocrats to save this country. That in particular includes deprogramming institutions and a Gitmo like camp to deal with the worst wingnuts. These people should be...
  • Hell on Earth: Welcome to North Korea

    07/07/2008 10:37:07 AM PDT · by Invisigoth · 32 replies · 534+ views
    North Star Writers Group ^ | July 7, 2008 | Jamie Weinstein
    "One day, I discovered three kernels of corn in a small pile of cow dung, picked them up and cleaned them with my sleeve before eating," says Shin In-kun at www.northkoreanrefugees.com. "As miserable as it may seem, that was my lucky day." You may be asking yourself in what twisted world could that revolting story be considered a lucky day? Welcome to North Korea. Shin was born in 1982 in a North Korean prison camp. Growing up in this misery, he knew almost nothing of the outside world. He barely met his father and his brother. Though he lived with...
  • Polygamist Sect Mothers Deny Allegations of Abuse

    04/16/2008 1:39:51 PM PDT · by MissouriConservative · 258 replies · 555+ views
    Fox News ^ | April 16, 2008 | FoxNews
    Several women from the polygamist retreat raided more than a week ago defended their lifestyle Wednesday in an exclusive interview with FOX News, calling it "a wonderful pure life," and saying government officials deceived them when they raided the ranch where they live. ***SNIP*** "I want the world to know that our children have been torn from us and that they need us," said Sally, a mother of nine. "They told us that they were going to put us on a bus and take us to where it was a bigger, better place to be — where our family could...
  • Secret "closed door" meeting with Congress (3/14/08)

    03/31/2008 3:40:27 PM PDT · by RobRoy · 269 replies · 22,259+ views
    Liveleak.com ^ | March 14th, 2008 | Liveleak
    Sent: Friday, March 14, 2008 4:20 PM Subject: CLOSED Congress Session Last Night: Only 4th Time In 176 Years ! SPECIAL "CLOSED SESSION" OF U.S. HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES DISCUSSED A LOT MORE THAN THE PENDING SECURITY SURVEILLANCE PROVISIONS! This was only the fourth time in 176 years that Congress has closed its doors to the public. What was it that they were discussing that they do NOT want us to know about? Word has begun leaking from last nights special, closed-door session of the United States House of Representatives. Not only did members discuss new surveillance provisions as was the...
  • MORFORD: Bush Declares Self 'Mega Decider'

    05/30/2007 7:48:12 AM PDT · by SmithL · 6 replies · 325+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 5/30/7 | Mark Morford
    New documents ensure Dubya will rule America, should calamity strike. Free balloons! It's just one of those obscure little unreported-upon conspiracy theory-ready hunks of floating White House detritus, a couple of odd, sticky, foul-smelling documents no one really wants to touch and no one knows quite what to make of, probably means nothing, probably being misread anyway, all a bit overblown and strange and not all that important and not all that different than the way things are now. Unless, you know, it's not. Unless the violent twinge of queasy paranoia crossed with that uncontrolled bout of colon-clenching sighing you...
  • Nazi hunter criticizes Serbia for not seeking extradition of war crimes suspects

    01/24/2007 8:19:11 PM PST · by DTA · 6 replies · 431+ views
    IHT ^ | 2007-01-24
    A Nazi hunter criticized Serbian authorities on Wednesday for failing to seek the extradition of three men suspected of responsibility in atrocities committed against Jews, Serbs and Gypsies during World War II. Efraim Zuroff, director of the Los Angeles-based Simon Wiesenthal Center's office in Israel, said Serbian authorities have done little to bring to justice Croats Ivo Rojnica and Milivoj Asner, and Hungarian Sandor Kepiro. "Sadly, we have heard a lot of nice words, but there was no concrete action" by Serb authorities to start the extradition procedure, Zuroff said after attending a commemoration for some 1,400 victims of the...
  • Zimbabwe Has No Plans To Turn Over Convicted Ethiopian Dictator (Mugabe protects Mengistu)

    12/14/2006 3:15:09 PM PST · by Tailgunner Joe · 508 replies · 2,319+ views
    allheadlinenews.com ^ | December 13, 2006
    Harare, Zimbabwe (AHN) - Zimbabwe will not turn over former Former Former Ethiopian dictator Mengistu Haile Miriam, despite his conviction of genocide. William Nhara, a spokesperson for President Robert Mugabe's government, says, "As a comrade of our struggle, Comrade Mengistu and his government played a key and commendable role during our struggle for independence and no one can dispute that." "The judgment is an Ethiopian judgment and will not affect his status in Zimbabwe. As far as we know there is no extradition treaty between Harare and Addis Ababa." Mengistu, who has been living in exile in Zimbabwe since he...
  • Nazi records reveal genocide network larger than previously thought

    12/27/2006 9:27:26 PM PST · by DaveLoneRanger · 25 replies · 1,573+ views
    Israeli Insider ^ | December 24, 2006 | Staff
    Within weeks of Hitler's 1933 rise to power, the iron gates slammed shut on inmates of the first Nazi concentration camps. It was the start of an unparalleled experiment in persecution and genocide that expanded over the next 12 years into a pyramid of ghettos, Gestapo prisons, slave labor camps and, ultimately, extermination factories. Holocaust historians are only now piecing together the scattered research in many languages to understand the vast scope of the camps, prisons and punishment centers that scarred German-ruled Europe, like a pox on the landscape stretching from Greece to Norway and eastward into Russia. Collecting and...
  • Archive sheds light on Nazi death camps

    12/23/2006 5:38:14 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 21 replies · 960+ views
    AP on Yahoo ^ | 12/23/06 | Arthur Max - ap
    BAD AROLSEN, Germany - Within weeks of Hitler's 1933 rise to power, the iron gates slammed shut on inmates of the first Nazi concentration camps. It was the start of an unparalleled experiment in persecution and genocide that expanded over the next 12 years into a pyramid of ghettos, Gestapo prisons, slave labor camps and, ultimately, extermination factories. Holocaust historians are only now piecing together the scattered research in many languages to understand the vast scope of the camps, prisons and punishment centers that scarred German-ruled Europe, like a pox on the landscape stretching from Greece to Norway and eastward...
  • Rumsfeld Friend Named L.A. Times Publisher

    10/10/2006 5:36:14 PM PDT · by toddlintown · 30 replies · 1,198+ views
    NewsMax ^ | 10-09-06 | Staff
    Liberals in Hollywood aren’t jumping for joy after learning more about the new publisher of their local newspaper, the Los Angeles Times. David Hiller, who was named publisher by the Times’ parent Tribune Co. on Oct. 5, was a friend of Defense Secretary Donald Rumsfeld and an advocate of "concentration camps” for illegal immigrants.
  • Tests show that Nazis used human remains to make soap

    10/06/2006 9:57:16 AM PDT · by lizol · 151 replies · 2,940+ views
    Mail&Guardian ^ | 06 October 2006
    Tests show that Nazis used human remains to make soap Warsaw, Poland 06 October 2006 04:41 The Nazis used human fat to make soap during World War II in a Nazi German medical academy located in what is now the Polish Baltic sea port city of Gdansk, Polish war crimes prosecutors confirmed on Friday, pointing to new laboratory tests. Officials with Poland's Institute for National Remembrance (IPN) based their findings on a laboratory analysis of a piece of soap found in 1945 in the medical academy in Gdansk run by Nazi German Professor Rudolf Spanner. A new laboratory analysis of...
  • Bush Administration Erases U.S. Borders With Mexico and Canada

    06/29/2006 6:06:13 AM PDT · by NapkinUser · 207 replies · 3,302+ views
    HumanEventsOnline ^ | 06/28/2006 | Jerome R. Corsi
    The Security and Prosperity Partnership (SPP), signed by President Bush with Mexico and Canada in Waco, Tex., on March 23, 2005, was fundamentally an agreement to erase our borders with Mexico and Canada. As I have documented below, the SPP “working groups” organized within the U.S. Department of Transportation are signing trilateral memoranda of understanding and other agreements with Mexico and Canada designed to accomplish the open borders goal incrementally, below the radar of mainstream media attention, thereby avoiding public scrutiny. Congress is largely unaware that SPP exists, let alone knowledgeable about the extensive work being done behind the scenes...
  • The North American Union "matrix"

    06/16/2006 10:26:30 AM PDT · by madfly · 40 replies · 1,401+ views
    eco-logic Powerhouse ^ | June 15, 2006 | Steven Yates
    Back in 2004, I published The Real Matrix, in seven parts (read them here). I had little idea how the process outlined there would accelerate in 2005 and 2006. Indeed, even those still "plugged in" ought to be wondering why the U.S. Senate just gave thumbs-up (62 yeas vs. 26 nays) to an immigration bill that most of the public does not want, and that would clearly be destructive of this country's long-term best interests – educationally, culturally, and economically. Those of us out here in the Desert of the Real are aware that the Senate just took us one...
  • Catholic University students perform 'Requiem' at site of Nazi camp

    06/09/2006 4:14:18 PM PDT · by NYer · 3 replies · 171+ views
    Catholic News Service ^ | June 9, 2006 | Ben Gruver
    WASHINGTON (CNS) -- A one-legged piano and a chorus was all Jewish prisoners at the Terezin concentration camp in Czechoslovakia needed to express their defiance of the Nazis. Sixty-three years ago, Jewish prisoner and conductor Rafael Schachter gathered 150 fellow Jews in a basement at the camp to perform Giuseppe Verdi's "Requiem" for the Nazis in Latin. Throughout the piece was a plea for liberation. The prisoners felt safe singing it because the Nazis did not get the meaning the Jewish people put behind it, said Natalie Pyle, a music student who will be a junior at The Catholic University...
  • China: Exposing Shocking Horrors Inside Sujiatun Concentration Camp(w/ Crimatorium)

    03/14/2006 11:46:41 AM PST · by TigerLikesRooster · 38 replies · 2,963+ views
    The Epoch Times ^ | 03/11/06 | Ji Da
    Exposing Shocking Horrors Inside Sujiatun Concentration Camp By Ji Da Epoch Times Staff Mar 11, 2006 A reporter from China who worked for a Japanese television news agency and specialized in Chinese news recently escaped to the United States after being wanted in China for reporting on controversial issues. (The Epoch Times) High-res image (1200 x 900 px, 72 dpi) [ Warning: graphic photos below ] Falun Gong Practitioners a Cheap Source of Black Market Organs In recent years, international organ buying and selling markets have had extreme shortages. As the world's most populous country with the death penalty, China...
  • Holocaust survivor, 76, finally gets his bar mitzvah

    02/16/2006 9:35:45 PM PST · by Coleus · 16 replies · 398+ views
    NY Newsday ^ | 02.16.06 | DENISE M. BONILLA
    It was "beshert." The Yiddish term signifying "meant to be" was the word that often passed through the lips of those in attendance at Herman Rosenblat's bar mitzvah Thursday. They were referring not only to the celebration -- an event 63 years in the making -- but to his wife, Roma, and the amazing story of how they got together. Rosenblat, formerly of Bay Terrace, and now living in Florida, became a bar mitzvah at Congregation Beth Sholom Chabad in Mineola, with more than a dozen well-wishers in attendance. At age 76, he was one of the oldest to celebrate...
  • Bush Wants Right To Use Military If Bird Flu Hits

    10/04/2005 12:02:27 PM PDT · by areafiftyone · 391 replies · 7,194+ views
    Reuters ^ | 10/4/05
    WASHINGTON, Oct 4 (Reuters) - President George W. Bush asked Congress on Tuesday to consider giving him powers to use the military to enforce quarantines in case of an avian influenza epidemic. He said the military, and perhaps the National Guard, might be needed to take such a role if the feared H5N1 bird flu virus changes enough to cause widespread human infection. "If we had an outbreak somewhere in the United States, do we not then quarantine that part of the country? And how do you, then, enforce a quarantine?" Bush asked at a news conference. "It's one thing...
  • Historians: FDR Apathetic to Holocaust

    07/07/2005 7:11:04 PM PDT · by wagglebee · 24 replies · 1,017+ views
    NewsMax ^ | 7/7/05 | Carl Limbacher
    Historians who specialize in the question of America's response to the Holocaust are urging the Franklin D. Roosevelt Museum to correct a panel in its exhibit that claims there was nothing President Roosevelt could have done to save many more Jews from the Holocaust. Twenty-four historians who are experts in this field have signed a non-partisan petition, organized by The David S. Wyman Institute for Holocaust Studies, which was sent to the Museum's curator, Herman Eberhardt, on July 6, 2005. The signatories include Prof. David Wyman, author of the best seller "The Abandonment of the Jews"; Prof. Samantha Power of...
  • The Third Reich Can Happen Again

    03/13/2005 5:15:00 AM PST · by longjack · 31 replies · 1,030+ views
    "Spiegel-Online" ^ | March 13, 2005 | "Spiegel-Online"
    Alle Artikel 13. März 2005 Print Version INTERVIEW WITH BRIGITTE HAMANN"The Third Reich Can Happen Again"We must engage ourselves precisely with Hitler and the Third Reich", claims the Viennese historian Brigitte Hamann. Otherwise history could repeat itself , she warns in an interview with SPIEGEL editor-in-chief Stefan Aust and "FAZ" editor Frank Schirrmacher. SPIEGEL ONLINE is publishing an excerpt of the conversation, which is part of the joint DVD documentary "One Hundred Years Germany" Interview with Brigitte Hamann: "I believe it could happen again" Uta Rademacher Historian Brigitte Hamann in conversation with Stefan Aust und Frank Schirrmacher: "The good...
  • How the Camera Became a Weapon (German Images of World War II - Good Photos)

    02/02/2005 8:06:08 PM PST · by Cornpone · 66 replies · 4,667+ views
    Der Spiegel ^ | 1 Feb 2005 | Der Spiegael
    Never before in history was photography such an integral part of the military machine as it was during World War II. Many of the photos in SPIEGEL's new photo book "Images of World War II," were only possible because German soldiers hid them from their Nazi censors. SPIEGEL ONLINE presents an exclusive selection. AKG IMAGES The Battle of Stalingrad: German infrantry soldiers march through the rubble. During a meeting of his cabinet in early 1933, Adolf Hitler told his government that the future of Germany dependend on rebuilding the Wehrmacht, the country's once-powerful military. As part of his efforts to...
  • World Leaders Gather for Auschwitz Ceremony

    01/26/2005 9:49:34 PM PST · by Former Military Chick · 4 replies · 176+ views
    NY TImes ^ | January 27, 2005 | CRAIG S. SMITH
    Dimitar Dilkoff/Agence France-Presse - Getty ImagesSnow covered grounds and buildings at the former Auschwitz-Birkenau death camp on the eve of the commemoration of its liberation in 1945. KRAKOW, Poland, Jan. 26 - Heads of state, prominent Jews, Nazi death camp survivors and a handful of their liberators began gathering here Wednesday in a heavy snowstorm to commemorate the freeing of thousands of people from the nearby Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp 60 years ago. As many as 1.5 million people, including 1 million Jews, met their death at the Auschwitz complex, which included three main camps and 39 smaller camps 40...
  • New York Times Covers the Holocaust

    01/26/2005 5:05:02 PM PST · by wagglebee · 7 replies · 588+ views
    NewsMax ^ | 1/27/05 | Rabbi Morton Pomerantz
    The world is now observing the 60th anniversary of the liberation of the Auschwitz concentration camp. More Jewish people were slaughtered there than at any other point on earth. In the midst of the remembrance, it is well to recall the New York Times article by C.L. Sulzberger noting the liberation. Cyrus Sulzberger listed the different kinds of people slaughtered at the camp: men, women, children, Poles, Italians, etc. One thing old Cyrus neglected to mention in his article was the religion of the overwhelming majority of victims: They were Jews. This should not surprise us. After all, another Sulzberger,...
  • Pathologizing Conservatism

    10/21/2004 12:51:49 AM PDT · by neverdem · 50 replies · 1,142+ views
    Reason ^ | October 20, 2004 | Ronald Bailey
    Is it an unfortunate evolutionary holdover, or the product of bad upbringing? At the recent conference in Chicago of the Association of Politics and Life Sciences, a panel on "Biobehaviorial Approaches to Politics" addressed the important question: What is wrong with people who disagree with the mainstream of American academic social scientists? Nancy Meyer-Emerick, an assistant professor of public administration at Cleveland State University, made a presentation on "Evolutionary Perspectives on the Authoritarian Personality." Professor Meyer-Emerick wants to know if there are genetic tendencies that promote what she dubs "authoritarianism." She defines this distasteful quality through the work of University...
  • Poland demands Ottawa censure CTV over 'insult'

    08/18/2004 9:03:10 AM PDT · by lizol · 53 replies · 2,014+ views
    National Post ^ | Aug. 18, 2004
    Poland demands Ottawa censure CTV over 'insult' OTTAWA - Poland has asked the Canadian government to take action against broadcaster CTV for refusing to apologize to viewers for referring to a Nazi German concentration camp in Poland as a "Polish camp."
  • WE ARE NOT PAID TO BE MORAL.

    More on media bias in yugoslav civil wars on http://www.balkan-archive.org.yu/kosta/mediji/ The excerpt from the book is published in the following periodicals (as far as I know, maybe elsewhere too): - A Monthly Jewish Review - Midstream, New York, April 1994 (Under title: "Stopping the war in Yugoslavia", Author: Dr. Yohanan Ramati) - Intelligence Digest, Great Britain, February 4, 1994 (Under title: "Manipulating the media") - Jewish Chronicle, Great Britain, December 10, 1993 (Under title: "The secret weapon? PR", Author Nora Beloff) The following introduction to the interview is taken from the reference #1 (Written by Dr. Yohanan Ramati, Director of...
  • Bluffs Soldier Witness to Nazi Atrocities

    09/20/2003 11:35:09 AM PDT · by Mean Daddy · 4 replies · 261+ views
    "There's a lot of younger people that don't believe this happened," John Campbell said about the atrocities of genocide performed by Nazi soldiers during World War II. "They think it's all fake history. The Nazi party was a wicked party." But Campbell knows, because he saw one of the thousands of concentration camps established by the Germans during the war. Campbell was drafted into the Army on May, 11, 1942, and was assigned to the 847th Ordnance Co. He spent much of his time in Europe, and during the last days of the war, he was in Germany. During his...
  • Gulag Nation: Unseen by Outside World, North Korea runs vast prison camps of unspeakable cruelty

    07/05/2003 3:46:42 AM PDT · by dufekin · 6 replies · 551+ views
    United States News and World Report magazine ^ | 23 June 2003 | Thomas Omestad
    SEOUL--The guards at North Korea's No. 22 Hoeryong prison camp had a little competition going: catch one of the rare inmates who dare try to escape and win a trip to college. And so one day in 1991, recalls Ahn Myong Chul, a former prison driver who later fled North Korea, an enterprising fellow guard coaxed five prisoners into climbing the camp's barbed-wire fence. He shot them dead--and thereby earned an education at a state political college. Such is the capriciousness of life in one corner of North Korea's vast gulag, its chain of political prison camps for those who--often...
  • Bunia given gun-free deadline

    06/24/2003 7:23:04 AM PDT · by archy · 9 replies · 174+ views
    AFX Africa News ^ | 21/06/2003 | AFX
    Bunia given gun-free deadline 21/06/2003 20:29 - (SA) Related Articles SA may send troops to Bunia Rebels agree to demilitarise UN envoys get a 'taste of Bunia' Renewed fighting in Bunia Bunia - The European Union-led multinational force deployed here said on Saturday that the streets of the volatile rebel-held northeastern Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) town must be free of guns within 72 hours. Meanwhile, concern mounted that a new deployment of government policemen to Bunia's airport could upset delicate efforts to pacify the region, where inter-ethnic violence has claimed hundreds of lives in recent weeks, worsening a long-term...
  • N. Korea - Baby Killers are us!

    04/30/2003 7:35:34 PM PDT · by MangoCrazy · 17 replies · 262+ views
    New York Sun ^ | 4-30-2003 | ADAM DAIFALLAH
    Korean Reds Hold 200,000 Congress To Hear Testimony Today By ADAM DAIFALLAH Staff Reporter of the Sun WASHINGTON — North Korea is holding more than 200,000 innocent people in 12 secret concentration camps that are the sites of "the worst crimes against humanity in the 21 st century," a survivor of one such camp will tell Congress today. Soon Ok Lee, who defected from North Korean in 1994, was held prisoner in the Kaechon prison camp from 1987 to 1992. In testimony scheduled for delivery today before the House Subcommittee on International Terrorism, Nonproliferation and Human Rights, she will lay...
  • Top Nazi hunter says work is done

    04/17/2003 3:12:52 PM PDT · by MadIvan · 27 replies · 338+ views
    The Times ^ | April 18, 2003 | Allan Hall
    SIMON WIESENTHAL, the world’s most famous Nazi hunter, has ended his search for the murderers of his people. Mr Wiesenthal, 94, says in an interview published today that his days of hunting down the killers are over. “I found the mass murderers I was looking for, and I have outlived all of them. If there are a few I didn’t look for, they are now too old and fragile to stand trial. My work is done,” he told the Austrian weekly magazine Format. Mr Wiesenthal chose Vienna after the war as his base of operations because of the support the...
  • 1945: Letter From Dachau (WORTH READING AGAIN)--Cowling first person report of Dachau

    01/28/2003 11:46:19 AM PST · by Norm640 · 109 replies · 9,512+ views
    US Army Press, Associated Press ^ | April 28, 1945 | Bill Cowling
    28 April Dear Folks: Boy oh boy am I having a heck of a time trying to find time to write. We are really moving. My days have been consisting of getting up between 6:30 and 7:30 eating, throwing my stuff in a Jeep and taking off. When visiting the regiments and sometimes the battalions and then head for a new CP. By time we get into the new CP and set up it is 11 o'clock at night or later and I am so tired. I just hit the sack, so I really haven't had much time to write....
  • N.KOREAN DEFECTOR REVEALS AUSCHWITZ-LIKE CONCENTRATION CAMP EXECUTIONS (LINK TO DISTURBING VIDEO)

    01/23/2003 6:59:05 AM PST · by AmericanInTokyo · 35 replies · 2,389+ views
    TBS TV (Japan) in Japanese ^ | 24 January 2003 | TBS TV (Japan)
    NOT FOR THE FAINT-HEARTED BUT THE WORLD MUST KNOWTBS TV in Japan (major national television network) today has been able to interview a recent defector/refugee from North Korea who escaped into China after serving time in a terrifying North Korean concentration camp for 'political undesirables'.There are a series of these concentration camps built Auschwitz-style in North Korea, complete with underground torture/execution chambers and furnaces, public executions, barbed wire/machine guns, anti-aircraft batteries, crowded barrack-type housing, starvation and cruel camp administration. If you wish to see the shocking video here of the North Korean defector (using sketches) providing eyewitness accounts of...
  • Obtained: Secret DPRK-China Pact(1986) To Capture/ Return (for Execution) Defectors from N. Korea

    01/07/2003 6:47:12 AM PST · by AmericanInTokyo · 9 replies · 246+ views
    R.E.N.K. (In Japanese) ^ | 6 January 2003 | RENK (Organization) in Japan
  • Camps for Citizens: Ashcroft's Hellish Vision

    08/15/2002 11:09:53 AM PDT · by JohnathanRGalt · 138 replies · 1,121+ views
    Los Angeles Times ^ | Aug. 14, 2002 | Jonathan Turley
    Camps for Citizens: Ashcroft's Hellish Vision Attorney general shows himself as a menace to liberty. by JONATHAN TURLEY, Jonathan Turley is a professor of constitutional law at George Washington University. Atty. Gen. John Ashcroft's announced desire for camps for U.S. citizens he deems to be "enemy combatants" has moved him from merely being a political embarrassment to being a constitutional menace. Ashcroft's plan, disclosed last week but little publicized, would allow him to order the indefinite incarceration of U.S. citizens and summarily strip them of their constitutional rights and access to the courts by declaring them enemy combatants. The proposed...