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Different interpretations of the Holocaust

By Arron Alonso In the various countries that we have visited…
The Living Memorial

A Proper Monument to the Jewish Victims of the Holocaust

By Hannah Gavin “How does one mourn for six million people…
Memorial for Jews Shot and Thrown Into Danube River

The Right to be a Cosmopolitan

By April Dvorak As I immerse myself in Central Europe…
A Star of David Jews were forced to wear as identifiers

Opening my Eyes to Antisemitism’s Development in the Interwar Period

By Caroline Simon Prior to embarking to Europe on my study…
Leni Riefenstahl on the cover of Time Magazine, 1936

Hitchcock, Welles, Kurosawa, Riefenstahl?

By Luke Burke I was unsure of what to do on my first night in…
This is a photo of Hitler giving a speech in Vienna at the Imperial Palace. His trip was contested by Austrian citizens but when he arrived and gave his speech he was greeted with his warmest welcome in any other country Germany had annexed

How the Mob Mentality Affected Europe for 50 Years

By Maryrose Dollard In my studies in Central Europe, the information…
Parliament building in Budapest, Hungary

The House of Terror: A Distortion of Public Trust

By Jacqueline Murrer Whether it be for art, architecture, or…
For nearly 50 years, a pig farm has sat atop the ruins of a Roma concentration camp in Lety

The Transmission of Memory

By Esme Rummelhart Traveling through Central Europe, history…
Memorial to the Austrian victims of World War 2 in Vienna

Beyond Monuments: Street Names as Alternative Memorials in Vienna and Wrocław

By Zoe Fruchter “The everyday phrases are the hardest to change,”…
Figure 1 Synagogue, Inside: Memorial for Jewish Veterans of WWI

Monopoly on Violence

By Cesar Gray Say, if violence were a product, exchangeable…