All posts tagged "nazi germany"

German police arrest 93-year-old Auschwitz medic for aiding and abetting murder

German police have arrested a former Nazi medic who served at the Auschwitz death camp, on multiple charges of aiding and abetting murder, prosecutors said Tuesday.

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John Kerry compares Uganda's anti-LGBT law to apartheid and Nazi policies

U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry on Wednesday compared tough new anti-gay laws enacted in Uganda to anti-Semitic legislation in Nazi Germany or apartheid in South Africa.

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Former head of Vienna Philharmonic Orchestra was Nazi paramilitary

A former head of Vienna's prestigious Philharmonic Orchestra was a member of Nazi Germany's elite paramilitary SS and collaborated with the secret police, while half of its musicians were members of the Nazi party, historians have said.

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Elderly woman maced during 'Occupy Seattle' protest speaks out

Eighty-four-year-old activist Dorli Rainey spoke to Countdown host Keith Olbermann on Wednesday night after being pepper sprayed by police the previous night during an "Occupy Seattle" protest.

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