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CATEGORY: Adolf Hitler
How the Hitler Youth Turned a Generation of Kids Into Nazis
December 11, 2017

Hitler’s war against Boy Scouts fueled the Third Reich’s ideology—and its military might. Read More

The Bizarre ‘Sausage War’ That Inspired Hitler
November 30, 2017

Starving Soviets couldn’t resist the smell of Finnish cooking. Read More

How Did Hitler’s Armored Limo End Up in Manhattan?
November 29, 2017

Some 100,000 people paid to see Hitler's personal Mercedes. Read More

Kristallnacht Started When This Diplomat Was Murdered in Cold Blood
November 9, 2017

Ernst vom Rath’s murder triggered a two-day pogrom against German Jews. Read More

Why German Soldiers Don’t Have to Obey Orders
November 7, 2017

The country's military is disobedient by design. Read More

How the Nazis Were Inspired by Jim Crow
August 16, 2017

To craft legal discrimination, the Third Reich studied the United States. Read More

Hidden Bookshelf Passageway Reveals Disturbing Nazi Collection in Argentina
June 20, 2017

Now a massive cache of original Nazi artifacts—including a photograph of Adolf Hitler and a ghoulish cranial-measurement device—has turned up in a secret room in a suburb outside of Buenos Aires, the capital. Read More

The Nazis Developed Sarin Gas During WWII, But Hitler Was Afraid to Use It
April 12, 2017

Even as his Nazi regime was exterminating millions in the gas chambers, Adolf Hitler resisted calls to use the deadly nerve agent against his military adversaries. Read More

JFK Diary Reveals Rarely Seen Side
March 24, 2017

John F. Kennedy’s only known diary is up for auction, giving the world a glimpse into the mind of a 28-year-old Kennedy. Read More

Nazi Album Reveals Never-Before-Seen Hitler Photos
March 9, 2017

The remarkable item, once owned by Eva Braun, is about to be auctioned. Read More