Tag: Second World War

Iran anti-Israel anti-US protest (Ebrahim Noroozi / Associated Press)

Jacqueline Saper: Two Irans and One Holocaust

Perhaps the next time we hear another hateful comment about the Holocaust from an Iranian official, we can remind ourselves of the two pre- and post-revolutionary Irans.

Remembrance

Remembrance Sunday: Britain Remembers the Fallen

LONDON (AP) – Prince Charles has led Britain’s annual Remembrance Sunday ceremony for war dead, taking the role held for more than six decades by his mother, Queen Elizabeth II.

Nazi

Did Hitler Really Have Only One Ball? Historic Mystery Answered

Historic research has unveiled the fact that Germany’s Nazi dictator, Adolf Hitler, did indeed have only the one functioning testicle. A version of a wartime propaganda song known to British soldiers and generations of schoolchildren alleged that Hitler only had

Balint Homan

Hungary Drops Plan For Statue Honouring Anti-Semitic WW2 Politician

BUDAPEST (Reuters) – Hungary has scrapped plans to erect a statue of Balint Homan, a former World War Two government minister who supported anti-Semitism in Hungary in the 1930s and 40s, after protests from Jewish leaders. The row over honouring