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The story of the lengthiest and most bizarre war crimes case to arise out of World War II will be the subject of the annual Holocaust lecture at Ithaca College on Monday, Oct. 10. Legal scholar and author Lawrence Douglas will present “John Demjanjuk and the Last Great Holocaust Trial” at 7:30 p.m. in Textor 101. His...

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ITHACA, NY—Political scientist Marla Brettschneider will discuss “The Jewish Phenomenon in Sub-Saharan Africa: Multiple and Conflicting Discourses” in a talk at Ithaca College on Thursday, March 31. Free and open to the public, her presentation will take place at 7:30 p.m. in room 104...

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ITHACA, NY — The annual Holocaust Lecture at Ithaca College will be given on Thursday, Oct. 23, by historian Hilary Earl, author of a book on the arrest, trial and punishment of the leaders of the mobile killing units employed by the Nazis during World War II in their racial war on the Eastern Front.

Earl will present “The Biggest Murder Trial in History: The Nuremberg...

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ITHACA, NY — Noted author Lev Raphael will visit Ithaca College on Tuesday, March 4, for a reading and a lecture about overcoming the burden of inherited hatred, with his own life story as a prime example. Both events are free and open to the public.

The son of Holocaust survivors, Raphael is the author of “My Germany: A Jewish...

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ITHACA, NY — Nearly 75 years after World War II, a contentious debate still lingers over whether U.S. President Franklin Delano Roosevelt turned his back on the Jews of Hitler’s Europe. An expert will give his take on the topic in the annual Holocaust Lecture at Ithaca College on Wednesday, Oct. 30.

Historian Richard Breitman will present “FDR and the...

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