Nazis

Is It Wrong to Admire Nazi Rocket Scientists?

Terry Moorton | Posted 23.07.2015 | UK Tech
Terry Moorton

It still bothers me, as it would any emotionally healthy person, how do I reconcile my love for the scientific achievements of a man whose work killed so many. The answer, I assume, lie in the methods and scientific validity of his work.

The Queen's Nazi Salute Leak Might Actually Have Been The Palace's Fault

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Louise Ridley | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK

The home movie showing the Queen making a Nazi salute gesture as a six-year-old may have been released by Buckingham Palace itself by mistake, new inf...

Buckingham Palace Considering Legal Action Over Queen 'Nazi Salute' Video

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 19.07.2015 | UK

Buckingham Palace is considering taking legal action over leaked footage that shows a young Queen apparently performing a Nazi salute with her family....

Twitter Exposes Other Saluting Nazi Sympathisers

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 20.07.2015 | UK

Bravo to The Sun for unmasking Queen Elizabeth II as a secret Nazi. The 17-second film obtained and published by Rupert Murdoch's newspaper clearly sh...

Young Queen Appears To Give 'Nazi Salute' In 1933 Film

The Huffington Post UK/PA | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 18.07.2015 | UK

Buckingham Palace has defended footage from 1933 that appears to show a young Queen performing a Nazi salute with her family at Balmoral. The film,...

How Oskar Groening's Sentencing For Holocaust Crimes Fiercely Divided Opinion

The Huffington Post UK | Sophie Brown | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

Former SS officer Oskar Groening has been sentenced to four years in prison after being found guilty of accessory to murder 300,000 people. The...

'Bookkeeper Of Auschwitz' Sentenced To Prison

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 15.07.2015 | UK

A 94-year-old former SS officer dubbed the “bookkeeper of Auschwitz” has been handed a four-year jail sentence after being found guilty of being a...

Student Cheerleaders Perform Controversial Nazi-Themed Routine

The Huffington Post UK | Lucy Sherriff | Posted 15.06.2015 | UK Universities & Education

Eyebrows were raised after a cheerleading squad performed a Nazi-themed routine at a dance competition, resplendent with military outfits, swastikas a...

David Starkey Just Likened The SNP To The Nazis

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 14.06.2015 | UK Politics

Never one to stay quiet for too long, David Starkey has provoked outrage by comparing the SNP to the Nazis. In an interview with the Sunday Times (...

Swastika Appears On Football Pitch In The Middle Of A Match

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah Ann Harris | Posted 13.06.2015 | UK Sport

Football fans were horrified when what appeared to be a swastika appeared on the pitch during a match between Croatia and Italy. Officials frantica...

T-Shirts, Chicken Joints & Murals: Apparently Hitler's Really Popular in Thailand

Lewis Barton | Posted 05.06.2015 | UK
Lewis Barton

From fashion to fast food, Thailand has a real fixation with Hitler and Nazism! For most people the idea of wearing a T-shirt with the image of Hitl...

UN Human Rights Boss Blasts Katie Hopkins For Likening Migrants To 'Cockroaches'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 24.04.2015 | UK

The UN High Commissioner for Human Rights has added his voice to the building wave of disgust aimed at Katie Hopkins. Jordanian Zeid Ra'ad Al Huss...

Jessica Elgot

The UK Man Who Tracks Britain's Living War Criminals, Just Don't Call Him A Nazi Hunter

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 29.01.2015 | UK

On the 70th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the Huffington Post UK is running a series of pieces looking at how we rememb...

'The Intense Humming Of Evil' - Experiencing Auschwitz

Kris Griffiths | Posted 29.03.2015 | UK
Kris Griffiths

After reading and watching so much about it over the years it doesn't feel real until you're physically there, amid the bleak smokestacks and barbed-wire fences sprawled over hundreds of acres of barren land.

Moving Moment Aging Survivors Walk Through Auschwitz Gates Again

Huffington Post UK | Louise Ridley | Posted 27.01.2015 | UK

Seventy years after the liberation of Europe's most infamous death camp, survivors of the mass murders at Auschwitz-Birkenau have returned to the harr...

I Learnt About the Holocaust in Fragments, But We Must Remember the Whole Story

Michael Rosen | Posted 28.03.2015 | UK
Michael Rosen

My father sometimes talked of uncles who disappeared. "They were in France at the beginning of the war," he said, "but they weren't there at the end". They must have disappeared 'in the camps', was how we grew to know about such things..

Isis Is No More an 'Islamic State' Than the Nazis Were Socialists

Will Black | Posted 13.03.2015 | UK
Will Black

The terrorist network that calls itself the 'Islamic State' has been almost as audacious - some might say ridiculous - with its name changes over the years... The simple fact is that it is NOT Islamic and it is NOT a state.

Hitler's Bunker To Be Rebuilt

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 10.01.2015 | UK

A German museum is to rebuild Hitler’s bunker as a tourist attraction. Replicating five rooms from the Führerbunker in which the Nazi leader lived ...

Hull's Taxi Drivers and the Luftwaffe - Lessons About the Past and Warnings About the Future..

Karl Davis | Posted 22.02.2015 | UK
Karl Davis

Recent debates around the whole "local driver" issue involving a local taxi firm are illustrated beautifully by two buildings on Hull's Holderness Road. They are connected by real proximity, but separated by the passage of 70 years. Yards from 35 taxi's bustling taxi office stands the Boyes store, built on the site of what was the Savoy Cinema.

Brazilian Police Helicopter Spots This

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 05.12.2014 | UK

A police helicopter in Brazil has made a bizarre discovery – a huge swastika tiled into the bottom of a swimming pool. Officers spotted the Nazi emb...

Nazi Stocking Filler?

The Huffington Post UK | Paul Vale | Posted 29.10.2014 | UK

A personal copy of Hitler’s National Socialist tome Mein Kampf has gone on sale, with the book expecting to fetch more than £60,000 at auction. ...

Alan Stoob: Britain's Premier Nazi Hunter speaks

Alan Stoob | Posted 20.12.2014 | UK Comedy
Alan Stoob

Let me say first of all how excited I am to be writing my first blog for the Washington Post. Watergate. Woodward. Bernstein. What a tradition. What an honour...

People Are Pretty Upset About Mango's 'Nazi Blouse'

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.10.2014 | UK

A fashion chain has been forced to apologise after being deluged with complaints about a blouse featuring a pattern associated with the Nazis. Crit...

Hitler Used Crystal Meth & Bull Semen, New Documents Show

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 14.10.2014 | UK

Adolf Hitler was a regular user of the Class A drug crystal meth, newly released wartime documents have revealed. According to a 47-page secret Am...

French Author Patrick Modiano Wins Nobel Literature Prize

Huffington Post UK/ AP | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

A French author who made a lifelong study of the Nazi occupation and its effect on his country has been awarded the Nobel Prize. Patrick Modiano r...