Frankfurt’s shul: the origin of jewish learning

Philosophers Beat Hitler

During WWII, the US Office of Strategic Services, predecessor of the CIA, enlisted the help of famous German emigrant philosophers like Marcuse, Kirchheimer et al. The protagonists of the Frankfurt School compiled intelligence reports on Nazi Germany, evaluating the social and political mood. Jewish Intelligence thus played a major role in developing Allied wartime strategy…

Anti-Zionist Policy

The German Democratic Republic and Israel: Four decades of troubled relations, propaganda, hypocrisy and the classification of victims…
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Berlin Wall – Tracing History

25 years ago, on the night of November 9, the Berlin Wall fell. Here are the best ways to discover the remains…

Caught in Conflict

96,000 Jewish soldiers fought in the German forces in World War I. Anti-Semitic propaganda tried to minimize their war effort. But at the same time, a hitherto unknown level of integration and emancipation was achieved…

Wie die Deutschen lernten, den Krieg zu hassen

ZEITGESCHICHTE Die hundertjährige Wiederkehr des Ersten Weltkriegs sowie der 75. Jahrestag des deutschen Überfalls auf Polen