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They Didn't Stop Hitler. Will We Stop Trump?

Ned Staebler | Posted 06.13.2016 | Politics
Ned Staebler

Do you remember where and when you first learned about fascism? The first time you read a book about Hitler or Mussolini? Can you recall the feelings inside when you imagined how powerless the people they persecuted were and you heard their tragic stories of oppression?

Then and Now: Bonhoeffer's Germany IV

Michael Jinkins | Posted 05.18.2016 | Religion
Michael Jinkins

One of the most lamentable stories in all the history of Christianity must be the failure of the church in Germany to stand not only against Hitler and the Nazi movement, but to stand against the things that allowed fascism to flourish in Germany.

Suspected White Supremacist With Hitler Mustache Arrested Over Guns Cache

The Huffington Post | Lee Moran | Posted 05.17.2016 | Crime

A suspected white supremacist who resembles Adolf Hitler faces numerous charges after allegedly being caught with a stash of guns and ammunition. Cops...

How Could This Happen? Bonhoeffer's Germany

Michael Jinkins | Posted 04.28.2016 | Religion
Michael Jinkins

Many commentators have observed, with amazement, Hitler's rise to power. They have wondered how a man regarded by so many as a clown and a buffoon was elected.

Mike Antonovich, Tear Down That Sign!

Peter Dreier | Posted 04.03.2016 | Politics
Peter Dreier

I'm a German American and, like many others residents of Los Angeles County, whose tax dollars pay for the park, I find the new sign offensive, not simply because it honors Paul von Hindenburg but because it obscures the site's ugly past.

Trump Is Charming, and Hitler Loved Dogs

Noam Bramson | Posted 03.25.2016 | Politics
Noam Bramson

We expect danger to be easier to spot and harder to disguise, because we want monsters to present themselves helpfully in horns and cloven feet -- and are surprised when sometimes they don't.

Trump: Can It Happen Here?

Alan Singer | Posted 03.21.2016 | Education
Alan Singer

Teachers are grappling with how to teach about the current Presidential election campaign, especially as the Republican campaign has become increasing...

Trump Is the Face of Modern Fascism

Parvez Ahmed | Posted 03.17.2016 | Politics
Parvez Ahmed

When he threatens to punch protestors or alludes to riots if the Republican Party does not coronate him, he is using the playbook of bullies. And when his supporters beat up Mexicans and Muslims, his threat is not protected free speech but akin to yelling fire in a crowded theatre.

What The Adolf Thinks of The Donald: The Interview from Hell

Mark Olmsted | Posted 03.15.2016 | Comedy
Mark Olmsted

This reporter was the first journalist allowed to use this protective gear to land the most coveted assignment of all: a few minutes in hell with history's most celebrated madman. Of course I asked the ultimate eminence grise of dictators the question on everyone's mind: What does he think of Donald Trump?

Even Glenn Beck Is Comparing Donald Trump To Hitler

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 03.06.2016 | Politics

Hardline conservative radio host and pundit Glenn Beck on Sunday became the latest public figure to compare Republican front-runner Donald Trump to Ad...

This Donald Trump Rally Looks Like A Scene From Nazi Germany

The Huffington Post | Janie Velencia | Posted 03.05.2016 | Politics

Donald Trump’s ascent to the top of the Republican presidential candidate heap has been increasingly likened to the rise of Adolf Hitler, as both me...

Flashing Fascist Colors, Trump Tightens His Grip on Nomination: Will He Finally Be Unmasked?

William Bradley | Posted 03.03.2016 | Media
William Bradley

With billionaire bully boy Donald Trump arrogantly flashing his fascist colors on Super Tuesday, how many supposedly big-time Republicans have spoken out against his disgusting politics of racism, hatred, and aggressive know-nothingism? Too damn few.

Comparing Trump to Hitler Is Worst Kind of Hate Speech

James Marshall Crotty | Posted 02.27.2016 | Politics
James Marshall Crotty


Hitler's Penis Gets The Short End Of History

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 02.22.2016 | Weird News

British outlets have been abuzz that history's biggest dick had a really small dick. Crediting a book published last year, headlines screamed the past...

Turns Out Hitler Was Very Particular About How He Took His Tea

The Huffington Post | James Cave | Posted 02.12.2016 | Taste

This is the first story in a series called "Eating History," exploring the eating and drinking habits of history's most famous heroes and villains. Fi...

First Nighter: Maurice Hines's 'Tappin' Thru Life' Is Tops, Mac Wellman's 'The Offending Gesture' Has Its Moments

David Finkle | Posted 01.11.2016 | Arts
David Finkle

No sooner than the Broadway revival of A. R. Gurney's Sylvia closes, in which an actress plays a dog, than Mac Wellman's The Offending Gesture, opens, at the Connelly, in which not one but two actresses play dogs.

It's No Surprise That Turkey's Erdogan Likes Adolf Hitler's Government

John A. Tures | Posted 01.04.2016 | Politics
John A. Tures

Late Friday afternoon, reports circulated that Erdogan expressed admiration for Hitler's Nazi government. If it was a statement made by a democratic figure, it would be treated as a bad joke in poor taste. But for the authoritarian Erdogan, it's a rare instance of his honesty, showing how the strongman really feels.

Adolf Hitler Really Did Have Only One Testicle, Say Medical Records

Reuters | Lee Moran | Posted 12.20.2015 | Weird News

BERLIN, Dec 19 (Reuters) - A medical document shows that Adolf Hitler only had one testicle, German media said on Saturday, suggesting there is some t...

Donald Trump Gets Hitler Treatment In Atlanta Street Art

The Huffington Post | Kim Bellware | Posted 12.10.2015 | Politics

Sometimes a wheat pasting is worth a thousand words. Days after Donald Trump sparked outrage by proposing that all Muslims be banned from entering th...

Epigenetics: Embracing the Role It Plays in Your Life

Greg Archer | Posted 12.19.2015 | Books
Greg Archer

Seventy-five years ago, Joseph Stalin's henchmen (the NKVD) came pounding on my Polish family's door in Eastern Poland. It wasn't until 2012, after a series of serendipitous events, that I decided it was time for me to do some knocking on a few doors myself -- the doors of history.

5 Tips for Killing Baby Hitler

Warren Holstein | Posted 10.27.2015 | Comedy
Warren Holstein

New highly secret NSA intelligence-gathering techniques and advanced data analysis of all of your social media timelines has further enabled us to determine that you are the perfect candidate to travel back in time to the late 19th century and kill "Baby" Hitler. Congratulations!

Germany Takes Blame For Holocaust After Netanyahu Comments

Reuters | Benjamin Hart | Posted 10.21.2015 | World

BERLIN, Oct 21 (Reuters) - The German government said on Wednesday that responsibility for the Holocaust lay with the Germans, after Israel's prime mi...

'Never Surrender,' John Kelly's Chronicle of Winston Churchill, Great Britain, And The Fateful Summer Of 1940, Is A Feast For History Buffs

Jesse Kornbluth | Posted 10.20.2015 | Books
Jesse Kornbluth

Kelly is a narrative historian who doesn't succumb to the ever more popular practice of emphasizing narrative over history. So "Never Surrender" begins in 1919, with the Victory Day Parade in London.

Polish Heritage Month Reveals Significant Underreported Stories From World War II

Greg Archer | Posted 10.20.2015 | Chicago
Greg Archer

Growing up in Chicago in the 1970s, I was aware that my parents were Polish immigrants. My father, William Krzos, was an engineer at GTE -- I was intrigued by his vague remarks about being in a German labor camp.

Marco Rubio and Hitler? Says Who?

Lev Raphael | Posted 09.26.2015 | Politics
Lev Raphael

I think Debbie Wasserman Schultz should apologize for issuing a statement with no basis in fact and wasting her time on a totally wrong-headed, insulting attack -- and for invoking the holiest day of the Jewish year to make her bogus points.