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Spielberg Warns Of Growing Anti-Semitism At Holocaust Event

Film director Steven Spielberg told a group of Holocaust survivors on Monday that Jews are again facing the “perennial demons of intolerance” from anti-Semites who are provoking hate crimes and trying to strip survivors of their identity.

01/27/2015

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Holocaust Survivor In Minnesota Dies At 92

A Minnesota resident who survived the Holocaust three-quarters of a century ago has died at age 92. A spokesperson for the Jewish Community Relations Council confirmed that Ruth “Margot” DeWilde passed away over the weekend.

05/05/2014

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Milestone For Holocaust Survivor Who Shares A Message

A Plymouth woman is celebrating a special birthday on Monday. Margot DeWilde will be 90 years old, a milestone she never thought she’d reach. The Holocaust survivor, who spent two years in the Auschwitz concentration camp, sat down to talk about her life and the simple message she hopes to pass on to future generations.

07/17/2011

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Holocaust Survivor Celebrates 90th Birthday In Plymouth

Celebrating a 90th birthday would be special for anybody, but for Margot DeWilde the event has extra meaning.

07/10/2011

Holocaust survivor Henry Oertelt spoke in Ritsche Auditorium at St. Cloud State University on Thursday. High school students in Alberta, Canada, also participated. (credit: Jason Wachter/St. Cloud Times)

Local Holocaust Survivor Dies At Age 90

A funeral was held Sunday for a Holocaust survivor who lived in Little Canada after the war. Henry Oertelt died Thursday at the age of 90.

01/30/2011

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