History Stories
CATEGORY: Nazi Party
How the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising Inspired Rebellion in a Nazi Death Camp
April 19, 2018

The Treblinka uprising put a stop to the Holocaust’s second deadliest camp. Read More

Norway’s Trees Are Still Scarred by Nazi Chemicals
April 12, 2018

The artificial fog used by Nazis to hide battleships had major effects on the environment. Read More

This Secret Archive Documented Life in the Warsaw Ghetto
April 12, 2018

The Ringelblum Archive was saved just one day before the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. Read More

The Original Black Panthers Fought in the 761st Tank Battalion During WWII
April 11, 2018

These African-American heroes battled the Nazis but were still second class citizens in their home country. Their story will be told in the movie ‘The Liberators.’ Read More

Dutch Teacher Who Saved 600 Jewish Children from Nazis Dies at 107
April 4, 2018

Johan van Hulst saved hundreds of lives—but was haunted by his inability to do more. Read More

Why Poland Wants Germany to Pay Billions for World War II
March 7, 2018

Germany settled its war debts decades ago. So why do Polish officials want more? Read More

This Midwife at Auschwitz Delivered 3,000 Babies in Unfathomable Conditions
March 2, 2018

Stanislawa Leszczyńska was instructed to murder babies, but refused. She is a candidate for sainthood in the Catholic church. Read More

The Jewish Men Forced to Help Run Auschwitz
February 21, 2018

The Sonderkommando participated in the Nazi killing machine—and made sure the world knew what happened at Auschwitz. Read More

Eight Unusual Good Luck Charms
February 8, 2018

Symbols, amulets and other talismans from around the globe. Read More

Why Poland Punishes Those Who Accuse It of the Holocaust
February 7, 2018

Using the term 'Polish death camp' is now punishable by up to three years in prison. Read More