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FEB 07, 2016 - The Guardian

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Final Solution: The Fate of the Jews 1933-1949 by David Cesarani – review

The late historian’s bald, factual account of the Holocaust is both moving and overwhelmingJan Karski, a courier for the Polish underground, was among the first to reach London and Washington after observing the mass killing of Polish Jews. In an interview for Claude Lanzmann’s 1985 film Shoah, Karski, still astonished after so many years, gets to his feet as he ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Top Asian News 4:22 a.m. GMT

TOKYO (AP) — As Japan gears up to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and caters to a surging influx of foreign visitors, the country faces a cultural dilemma: Should it stop identifying Buddhist temples on maps with the traditional "manji" symbol that is often confused with a Nazi swastika? The symbol, from ancient Sanskrit, means happiness and prosperity. It has ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - Yahoo! News

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Top Asian News 3:48 a.m. GMT

TOKYO (AP) — As Japan gears up to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and caters to a surging influx of foreign visitors, the country faces a cultural dilemma: Should it stop identifying Buddhist temples on maps with the traditional "manji" symbol that is often confused with a Nazi swastika? The symbol, from ancient Sanskrit, means happiness and prosperity. It has ...

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FEB 05, 2016 - San Francisco Chronicle

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Japan may change temple map icon to avoid Nazi confusion

TOKYO (AP) — As Japan gears up to host the 2020 Tokyo Olympics and caters to a surging influx of foreign visitors, the country faces a cultural dilemma: [...] many Western tourists associate it with anti-Semitism and the Holocaust because the emblem was adopted by Nazi Germany to try to enhance a sense of ancient lineage. At Sensoji Temple, a ...

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FEB 03, 2016 - The Independent

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