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Jewish Holocaust Victims Buried Under Crosses

In the final days of WWII, SS officers massacred 61 Jewish prisoners near the Bavarian town of Surberg. Today, a twenty-foot tall cross towers over their memorial, and their graves are marked by small wooden crosses. While a more Jewish … Continue reading

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In the News: Sword Dance: A Yank Swings His Sword

U.S. Researcher as a Guest Dancer Sword Dance: A Yank Swings his Sword The sword dance is a unique spectacle in Traunstein, whose origins date back to the 16th century.┬áThis year is the first time a guest dancer (from the … Continue reading

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In the News: An American in Fenestrelle!

My rough translation based on spanish (please correct me if I get anything wrong!) Student of Anthropology of the Sword: An American in Fenestrelle Sunday 25th of August, during the traditional show of the Fenestrelle folkloric group “Bal Da Sabre” … Continue reading

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