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Nazi salute photo an opportunity to learn

December 4, 2018


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In mid-November, a photo circulated showing a group of nearly 60 boys last spring at Baraboo High School giving what appeared to be a Nazi salute. It quickly drew national attention. I gave a talk at the school on Nov. 19. What follows is adapted from those remarks. I’d like to share some thoughts about why ...

Stories of survival: remembering the Holocaust

April 10, 2012


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As a child, UW-Whitewater senior Noa Lidan caught glimpses of her grandmother’s life as a Jewish teenager during World War II, listening to stories she hesitantly told by memory. Through these stories, Lidan relived her experiences of constant hiding, waking up to the lingering fear of being captured...

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