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Category Archives: Auschwitz

The Right Cuts

This story is from the collection DOWN GOES TRUMP – Click here to take a look. The Introduction is below. Down Goes Trump is a collection of satirical stories, based on news, about the entertaining but absurd and often quite dangerous events following the election of President Donald J. Trump in November 2016 until shortly […]

Also posted in Dustin Hoffman, Holocaust, Laurence Olivier, Movies, Vivien Leigh

Kurt Gerron’s Academy Award

I’m planning to be doctor but after Great War wounds, needing to laugh, I bound onto cabaret stages of Berlin and tell funny stories and sing and in short time people line up to cheer. While Germany and much of world plummet into economic mire I rejoice in every performance, live in elegant apartment, and […]

Also posted in Adolf Hitler, Holocaust, Jews, Kurt Gerron, Short Pieces - GTC, Theresienstadt, World War II

Adolf Eichmann Appears at Film Festival

On the final afternoon of the San Francisco Jewish Film Festival, before a near capacity audience in the large theater, Adolf Eichmann – looking typically banal, bespectacled, and grim – was wheeled in a glass cage onto a stage in front of the screen after completion of “Eichmann’s End: Love, Betrayal, Death,” and he demanded: […]

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