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A picture taken in May 1941 showing foreign Jews, mainly Polish Jews, getting off the SNCF train in Pithiviers, center France. According to the October1940 anti-Jewish law and under German pressure more than 3,000 of them where arrested by the Paris police headquarters and imprisoned in the transit camps of Pithiviers et Beaune-la-Rolande.  (STR/AFP/Getty Images)

French Government Agrees To Pay Millions In Reparations To Holocaust Survivors, Family, Heirs Living In California, US

The French rail company that transported thousands of French Jews to concentration camps has agree to pay reparations Holocaust survivors and their families living abroad. The average payment will be about $100,000.

12/05/2014

The Last Sentence (credit: Music Box Films)

Jan Wahl Movie Review: ‘The Last Sentence’ & ‘Venus In Fur’

KCBS Entertainment Editor Jan Wahl reviews “The Last Sentence,” a biopic about a Swedish journalist in Nazi Germany; and ‘Venus in Fur,” Roman Polanski’s adaptation of the acclaimed two-person play by David Ives.

07/11/2014

“Into the Jaws of Death — U.S. Troops wading through water and Nazi gunfire” A landing craft from the U.S. Coast Guard-manned USS Samuel Chase disembarks troops of Company E, 16th Infantry, 1st Infantry Division (the Big Red One) wading onto the Fox Green section of Omaha Beach, Normandy, France on the morning of June 6, 1944.

D-Day 70th Anniversary: The Beginning Of The End Of WWII

Friday marks the 70th anniversary of the Allied invasion of Normandy, known as D-Day, the largest seaborne invasion in history.

06/05/2014

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San Francisco-Based Twitter Gives France Data In Anti-Semitic Posts

San Francisco-based Twitter has given French authorities information that can help identify the authors of a series of racist and anti-Semitic tweets that carried French hashtags.

07/13/2013

California Democratic Party chairman John Burton, speaking at a 2003 news conference when he was California state Senate president pro tem. (David Paul Morris, Getty Images)

Burton Leaves DNC After Apology For Comparing GOPs To Nazi Goebbels

The chairman of the Democratic Party in California returned home on Tuesday and was not expected back at the Democratic National Convention after igniting a firestorm of controversy by comparing Republican tactics during this year’s presidential campaign to the “big lie” strategy most famously employed by Nazi propagandist Joseph Goebbels.

09/04/2012

John Burton.  (Photo by David Paul Morris/Getty Images)

California GOP Demands Burton Apology Over Nazi Comment In KCBS Interview

Republicans said California Democratic Party Chair John Burton should apologize for suggesting that GOP tactics were akin to Nazi propaganda.

09/03/2012

Floris van Schooten Still Life with Cheeses, Candlestick, and Smoker's Accessories Floris van Schooten (1585/88–1656), Still Life with Cheeses, Candlestick, and Smoker's Accessories, early to mid-17th century, oil on panel. Marei von Saher, the heir of Jacques Goudstikker.

San Francisco Exhibit Reminds Visitors About The Horrors Of The Holocaust

A multimillion dollar collection of Dutch paintings looted by the Nazis was returned to its rightful heirs after 60 years, and has now been put on display in San Francisco.

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