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Hungarians Must Share the Blame for the Holocaust

András Simonyi | Posted 06.15.2014 | World
András Simonyi

Undeniably, in the last 20 or so years, some -- but hardly enough -- efforts have been made in Hungary to look into the past and acknowledge the facts: the Hungarian Holocaust was the result of long years of anti-Semitic and discriminatory policies.

Anders Hogstrom, Suspect In Auschwitz Sign Theft, Arrested In Sweden

AP | MALIN RISING | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

STOCKHOLM — Swedish police on Thursday arrested a former neo-Nazi leader that Polish investigators suspect of being involved in the theft of the...

Auschwitz 'Arbeit Macht Frei' Sign Stolen

AP | VANESSA GERA and RYAN LUCAS | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

OSWIECIM, Poland — Thieves stole the notorious sign bearing the cynical Nazi slogan "Work Sets You Free" from the entrance to the former Auschwi...

The Auschwitz Sign Theft: An Alternate Theory of the Crime

Alison Stein Wellner | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Alison Stein Wellner

What if the theft of the infamous sign that tops the gate to Auschwitz wasn't motivated by hate or political aims? What if it was more of an art theft?