A Visitor Takes a Selfie at Auschwitz-Birkenau
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Desecrated Graves: Tombstones and Selfies

By Aren Burnside When examining history, there is often a…
Sinti-Roma memorial, surrounded by nature, overlooking the German Parliament. (Credit: http://www.spiegel.de/international/germany/monument-to-sinti-and-roma-murdered-in-the-holocaust-opens-in-berlin-a-863212.html)
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The Contrast Between Life and Death

By Kristen Varganova As we’ve traveled from one country…
A sea of grave lanterns placed at Grabiszyński Cemetery for All Saints Day.
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Memory Culture, in Three Parts

By Abbey Metzler One. I had been in Poland for just…
Bloc 11 in Auschwitz shows the images a photographer took of prisoners upon their arrival at the camp these images were used to identify prisoners if they were to escape.
Photos of Japanese invaders inside of the Shrine, Photo Source: www.people.com.
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Observations from German History Studies

By Edward You During my stay in Berlin, the experience…
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The Children of Atrocities

By Anthony Russo Before coming to Europe and seeing all the…
Arbeit Macht Frei
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Auschwitz-Birkenau: Working in Secret

By Kyra McDermott In today’s recounting of history, Auschwitz-Birkenau…
Defeat of Fascism at the Treptower Park
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Suffering for Freedom: Socialist Realism in Memorialization

By Taylor Krzeminski “Herein lies the strength of the Red…
Windowless Van Used to Transport Prisoners
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Who's Watching?

By Sarah McLafferty One of the most characteristic aspects…
Auschwitz-Birkenau. Photo by Taylora Krzeminski
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Rethinking Remembrance

By Rody Conway The 20th century was a century of unprecedented…