Stories tagged: Anne Frank
Mon., Oct. 23, 2017, 12:32 p.m.
Lazio fans leave anti-Semitic stickers of Anne Frank images
Images of Anne Frank wearing a Roma jersey were among the anti-Semitic stickers and graffiti left by Lazio fans that were discovered at the Stadio Olimpico on Monday.
Fri., Sept. 22, 2017
Anti-fascist heroines then and now
The history of resistance to fascism is worth recalling at this critical moment in U.S. politics, and also at this time of the Jewish High Holy Days, Rosh Hashana and …
Thu., May 11, 2017, 11:51 a.m.
More anti-Semitic vandalism found on Anne Frank memorial
A swastika has been found drawn on the Anne Frank Human Right Memorial in Idaho, but authorities are not sure if it is new or part of vandalism found earlier …
Fri., Feb. 24, 2017
Amy Goodman: Remember the lesson of Anne Frank
At least 69 bomb threats have been directed at 54 Jewish Community Centers across the United States since the inauguration.
Fri., March 6, 2015
Spokane woman to be honored for role in WWII Dutch Resistance
A Spokane great-grandmother will be honored in Olympia next week for her work as a teenage Dutch Resistance operative during World War II. Carla Olman Peperzak, 91, helped hide approximately …
Sun., Jan. 25, 2015
Freedom fighter: Spokane’s Carla Peperzak protected fellow Jews through Dutch Resistance during World War II
Carla Olman Peperzak donned a blue-and-white nurse’s uniform and made her way to Amsterdam’s Central Station. She had received word that an aunt and five cousins would be passing through …
Mon., Jan. 11, 2010, 5:51 p.m.
Miep Gies, who helped hide Anne Frank, dies at 100
Miep Gies, the office secretary who defied the Nazi occupiers to hide Anne Frank and her family for two years and saved the teenager’s diary, has died, the Anne Frank …
Wed., Oct. 28, 2009
Memorial to add a sapling from the tree outside Anne Frank’s secret annex
Idaho’s Anne Frank Human Rights Memorial in Boise has been selected to receive a sapling grafted from the chestnut tree that grew outside the secret annex in Amsterdam where Anne …