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PLATTSBURGH | German train cars were easy prey for bombing and the damaged cars were sent to Gleiwitz, a satellite camp of Auschwitz, for repair. Read more

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This Sept. 1 will mark 80 years since Hitler invaded Poland and started World War II. Three years later, he launched the Holocaust that murdered 6 million European Jews. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Auschwitz, the notorious German concentration and extermination camp, was founded in the Polish suburb of Oswiecim. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | One year passed and another began for Vladimir Munk and his family in Terezin concentration camp. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | Terezin, perhaps better known by the German “Theresienstadt,” in the Czech Republic, was the military fortress Habsburg Emperor Joseph II erected in honor of his mother, Empress Maria Theresa. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | The years following the German occupation of Pardubice and the ensuing war were filled with a series of small deprivations and degradations that piled on top of each other and sapped the strength of the city’s Jews. Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | In January of 1939, Adolf Hitler proclaimed that if a world war were to break out in response to his hegemony, it would result in the “annihilation of the Jewish race in Europe.” Read more

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PLATTSBURGH | What makes any one person a survivor? Is there a characteristic, an idiosyncrasy, that might lend itself to survival through one of history’s most horrific campaigns of mass genocide? Read more

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MIDDLEBURY | Middlebury College received multiple black eyes in the news last week over two incidents covered widely in the international media. Read more

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Recently, a reader submitted a letter addressing the illegal immigrant situation. Although I welcome national security, the rhetoric and the inflated, false statements are disturbing. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | “He was the best teacher I had in my whole life,” Dr. Herbert Savel said of the man who taught him to hold a straight gouge or bent blade and pull life portraits from a block of wood. Read more

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ELIZABETHTOWN | Rabbi Alec Friedmann was not alive when the Holocaust took place, but he has felt the affects it had on his parents from youth. Read more

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In response to “Trump, Hitler parallels ‘uncanny’” by Dr. Anthony Lawrence, Feb. 4 edition of The Sun Read more

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“It doesn’t take many people to create havoc,” says North Creek resident Suzanne La Rocque Read more

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Your editorial of March 12 in regard to taking in Syrian refugees in the Adirondack Park, asks “How we can open ourselves up to refugees in a hostile political environment?” Read more

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