New online resource debuts for Nazi-era looted art
New online resource debuts for Nazi-era looted art
The Nazis stripped hundreds of thousands of artworks from Jews during World War II in one of the biggest cultural raids in history, often photographing their spoils and meticulously cataloguing them on typewritten index cards. picked by Aoibheal 5 months ago
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 Albanian Muslims risk their own lives to save Jews from Nazis during World War II
Albanian Muslims risk their own lives to save Jews from Nazis during World War II
Following an ancient code called, Besa, Albanian Muslims saved 1000's of Jews during WW2. Besa is a part of Islamic culture and teachings. It requires people to endanger their own lives if necessary to save the life of anyone seeking asylum. To this day, Besa is the highest moral law of the region, superseding religious differences, blood feuds, and even tribal traditions. picked by 2manyusernames 5 months ago
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 France declared responsible for deporting Jews
France declared responsible for deporting Jews
France's top judicial body on Monday recognized the French government's responsibility for the deportation of Jews during World War II, the clearest such recognition of the state's role in the Holocaust.
Ruling adds, though, that post-war reparations have already been made picked by bingo 2 years ago
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