‘Bent’ Offering Remarkable Theater at Mark Taper

‘Bent’ Offering Remarkable Theater at Mark Taper

Offering a remarkable evening of theater, Bent is a groundbreaking play about persecution of homosexuals in Nazi Germany that opened Sunday, July 26, at the Center Theatre Group/Mark Taper Forum in Los Angeles. It shows how, in the face of terrible times, people manage to find strength and love from each other. At times funny, […]

Germany Rights Nazis Wrong for 102-Year-Old

Germany Rights Nazis Wrong for 102-Year-Old

Ingeborg Rapoport (née Syllm) was 25 when she wrote her doctoral thesis, but had to wait more than 75 years to get the degree. The now 102-year-old finally received the doctorate Tuesday that the Nazis denied her for being half Jewish, and the university in Germany she attended sought to right the past wrong. Rapoport […]

Nazi Hideout Discovered in Argentina

Nazi Hideout Discovered in Argentina

A Nazi hideout recently discovered in Argentina has reopened speculation and debate about how much the country essentially was a welcoming destination for war criminals. There have long been rumors of the extent to which Germans guilty of war crimes fled Europe as Germany’s empire crumbled at the end of World War II, and where […]