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Dortmund, 1933, after the Nazis came to power

Fanatical Nazi-Attorney Abused the Law

May 1943. Dortmund is chosen as the location for the execution of prisoners sentenced by the Hamm district Special Court and as a “back-up” for Cologne Prison, an authorized execution site.
The Book of Jonah

Erase Our Sins in Your Great Mercy But Not in Punishment

Confronting our shortcomings may be central to the religious temperament this Yom Kippur 5774
Barghouti_Netanyahu

The Prime Minister and theTerrorist

A prime minister and a terrorist may just be the most effective partners for peace Netanyahu and the PLO's Barghouti have the power to guarantee the deal.
Israel's tanks cross the Suez Canal

40 Years Yom Kippur War – When Israel Faced Extinction

Israel was facing extinction 40 years ago on Yom Kippur and the U.S was looking to extend its reach
Berthold Beitz

An Invaluable Gift to Science

One should not forget Beitz's enormous and little known contribution to German science. Perhaps his greatest contribution was on the debate on cell stem research in Germany