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Ruth Hálová, a survivor of the Holocaust (clockwise): Ruth as a child dressed up for a play; Ruth's 1st grade class taken in 1932; Ruth and husband Milan Hala in India in the 1990's; Ruth and her mother in (the then) Czechoslovakia after the war. Centropa Photo Archives hide caption

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Teaching The Holocaust: New Approaches For A New Generation

This year, during the 70th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi death camps, some teachers are placing more emphasis on creating lessons about "how Jews lived than about how they perished."

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Fracking Opponents Feel Police Pressure In Some Drilling Hotspots

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Burden of the Angel/Beast Bruce Cockburn
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Ruth Hálová, a survivor of the Holocaust (clockwise): Ruth as a child dressed up for a play; Ruth's 1st grade class taken in 1932; Ruth and husband Milan Hala in India in the 1990's; Ruth and her mother in (the then) Czechoslovakia after the war. Centropa Photo Archives hide caption

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Teaching The Holocaust: New Approaches For A New Generation

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In Israel, Jewish Divorce Is Granted Only By Husband's Permission

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Barefoot Adventure Bud Shank

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Spain's Muslim Business Owners Feel Squeezed By New Zoning Proposals

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Italian Cheese Lovers Find Their Bovine Match Through 'Adopt A Cow'

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Overture to La gazza ladra (The Thieving Magpie) Chicago Symphony Orchestra, Fritz Reiner (conductor)
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