Seventy-seven years ago this week, anti-Semitism in Nazi Germany exploded in a violent rampage. Attackers demolished Jewish people’s homes and businesses, torched synagogues, and sent some 30,000 Jewish men to concentration camps.
Date: 11/08/2015 | Julie Muhlstein
As Columbus Day gives way to “fall break” and drops off many workers’ calendars altogether, it has become easy to overlook a perennial teaching moment. When Christopher Columbus does come up in the media or the classroom, he is usually simply bashed or praised, depending on the viewpoint of the...
Date: 10/11/2015 | Nation & World