..The System…

Two new histories show how the Nazi concentration camps worked. Prisoners break up clay for the brickworks at Sachsenhausen-Oranienburg, in 1939. Photograph from Akg-Images One night in the autumn of 1944, two Frenchwomen—Loulou Le Porz, a doctor, and Violette Lecoq, a nurse—watched as a truck drove in through the main gates of Ravensbrück, the Nazi … Continue reading ..The System…

…A Lynching Memorial Is Opening…

The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, opening Thursday in Montgomery, Ala., remembers the thousands of victims of lynchings. Photo Credit Audra Melton for The New York Times A Lynching Memorial Is Opening. The Country Has Never Seen Anything Like It. The National Memorial for Peace and Justice, opening Thursday in Montgomery, Ala., is dedicated to victims of … Continue reading …A Lynching Memorial Is Opening…