Holocaust Memorial Day
The US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson laid a wreath in Poland at a memorial to the thousands of Jewish people who died fighting German forces in the Warsw ghetto uprising in 1943. Elsewhere, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said it was a “disgrace” that Jewish schools and synagogues had to be protected by security guards.…
Holocaust survivor Lydia Tischler: ‘They couldn’t remove my soul’
Lydia Tischler recalls the horrors she faced in Auschwitz, and the spirit that survived.
Shot down: the myths distorting the US gun debate
Hitler said if you disarm a nation, you conquer it – one of the many myths used by the pro-gun lobby to justify America’s love affair with arms. We put the claims to the test.