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Jewish Group Speaks Out On Photo Of Nazi Flags In Mpls. Restaurant

Local Jewish community groups were speaking out Tuesday about a controversial holiday party held at a popular Minneapolis restaurant.

03/18/2014

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Re-Enactor Explains Picture With Nazi Flags Taken At Mpls. Restaurant

A popular northeast Minneapolis restaurant is taking heat, after a picture surfaced showing Nazi flags at a holiday party.

03/17/2014

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Movie Blog: ‘Generation War’ @ The Lagoon

Sympathizing with Nazis is something the viewer is pushed to do in “Generation War,” a four-and-a-half hour German miniseries that was originally titled “Our Mothers, Our Fathers.”

03/14/2014

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Experts Welcome German Decision Against Minn. Man

New evidence that a Minneapolis man who commanded a Nazi SS-led unit ordered an attack on a Polish village in World War II underscores the need for federal authorities to investigate, a leader of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas said Monday.

11/18/2013

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Murder Charges Recommended In Minn. Nazi Case

A German federal prosecutor in charge of investigating Nazi crimes says he is recommending murder charges against a Minnesota man shown in a June AP report to be a former commander in a Nazi SS-led unit accused of burning villages filled with women and children.

11/18/2013

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Data Shows Deported Nazi War Criminals Never Left U.S.

At least 10 suspected Nazi war criminals ordered deported by the United States never left the country, according to an Associated Press review of Justice Department data — and four are living in the U.S. today. All remained eligible for public benefits such as Social Security until they exhausted appeals, and in one case even beyond.

07/30/2013

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Poland, Germany Probe Nazi-Led Unit Commander

Prosecutors in Poland and Germany said Tuesday they are reviewing files on a Minnesota man who was a commander of a Nazi-led unit to see if they have enough evidence to press charges and request his extradition from the United States.

06/18/2013

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Shock Lingers After Nazi Unit Leader Found In US

The revelation that a top former commander of a Nazi SS-led military unit has lived quietly in Minneapolis for the past six decades came as a shock to those who knew 94-year-old Michael Karkoc. World War II survivors in both the U.S. and Europe harshly condemned the news and prosecutors in Poland have said they’ll investigate.

06/15/2013

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Minn. Family Disputes Father Was Nazi

The family of a 94-year-old Minneapolis man is disputing a report that he commanded a Nazi SS-led unit in World War II and lied about his wartime past in order to become a U.S. citizen. The Associated Press reported Friday that Michael Karkoc was a top commander in the Ukrainian Self-Defense Legion, citing Karkoc’s own memoir among other evidence. Wartime records don’t show that Karkoc had a direct hand in war crimes, though records indicate he lied about his past when immigrating to the U.S.

06/14/2013

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Local Survivors Discuss Ex-Commander In Nazi-Led Unit

The news that the former commander of a Nazi SS-led military unit has been living in Minneapolis for decades is an especially startling revelation for people who lived through Nazi persecution.

06/14/2013

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Nazi Commander Discovery Stirs Up Painful Memories

Mary Neuman still has nightmares about living in Auschwitz “In one minute you can be dead and in one minutes you can be sent to the gas chambers, so it was unpredictable.” Neuman said.

06/14/2013

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Jewish Leaders React To News Of Nazi Unit Commander Living In Minneapolis

Steve Hunegs is the executive director of the Jewish Community Relations Council of Minnesota and the Dakotas. He is shocked by Friday’s news.

06/14/2013

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Rev. Uses Hitler To Describe ‘Vote No’ Marriage Amendment Efforts

As heated as the Marriage amendment debate has been, some say it recently crossed a line.

10/23/2012

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Few Marchers, Large Protest At Wis. Neo-Nazi Rally

A neo-Nazi rally in the Milwaukee area has drawn far more protesters than marchers.

09/03/2011

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