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One Shoe Off

Nicki Gilbert | Posted 06.17.2015 | Parents
Nicki Gilbert

Although only a few months old, they are scuffed and well-worn. Their white soles already marked from climbing trees and exploring parks, playgrounds and backyards. They are I'm-a-big-kid-now shoes, full of adventure, potential, growth and a future of life and possibility.

Liberation from the Concentration Camps: Rare Footage at the Thessaloniki Documentary Film Festival

Karin Badt | Posted 05.24.2015 | Entertainment
Karin Badt

This is the genius of Gertten's documentary: That he takes the footage and plays it in slow motion, so we see each nuance of each facial expression, and we become intimate with the survivors. In the beginning of the film, all the faces in the crowd are anonymous. By the end, we know them.

Jewish Heir Searching for Lost Family Art

Elizabeth Rynecki | Posted 06.23.2014 | Arts
Elizabeth Rynecki

My great grandfather saw his role as documenting the world around him; I see mine as uncovering and sharing a world that was lost.

The "Polish Death Camps" Uproar: Unwarranted Outrage When a Simple Correction Would Have Sufficed

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 08.04.2012 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

The Polish officials' harsh condemnation of President Obama's unintentional reference to the camp as Polish rather than German or Nazi was not just over the top but petty, especially since the President was hardly the first to make such a mistake.

Jason Linkins

Pat Buchanan's Holocaust-Denial Enabling Ignored By NBC

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Buchanan's support for Holocaust denialism is ever-present, ongoing, and -- as his John Demjanjuk piece indicates -- very strongly stated. Yet NBC has done diddly-poo in response.

The Nazi War Criminal and Jesus: Patrick Buchanan's Obscene Comparison

Menachem Rosensaft | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Menachem Rosensaft

None of Buchanan's MSNBC colleagues have called him to task in the more than 10 days since his loathsome column appeared -- not Joe Scarborough, or Chris Matthews, or Andrea Mitchell.