Second world war

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Nelly and Nadine review – tender tale of lesbian concentration camp survivors
Magnus Gertten’s film follows an ambassador’s daughter and an opera singer who fell in love while being held by the Nazis

Cath Clarke

07, Feb, 2023 @11:00 AM

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My family’s Holocaust legacy taught me that racism grows where it is enabled | Letters
Letters: Nick Howson and Katy Rodda respond to James Bulgin’s article about how ordinary people were active participants in Nazi atrocities

03, Feb, 2023 @5:25 PM

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Urgent need to build UK Holocaust memorial now before survivors die, says Pickles
Co-chair of memorial foundation ‘desperate’ to start work on scheme next to parliament, first proposed in 2014

Robert Booth Social affairs correspondent

26, Jan, 2023 @2:05 PM

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Madrid exhibition tells story of Spaniards sent to Nazi concentration camp
About 7,500 Spanish Republicans who fled to France were deported to Mauthausen camp in Austria

Sam Jones in Madrid

26, Jan, 2023 @1:50 PM

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The offcuts conspiracy: from sausages to sweets, are we all just eating discarded scraps?
An acquaintance is convinced that almost every product in the shops is the detritus of some elite product we can’t afford, writes Zoe Williams. Could they be right?

Zoe Williams

25, Jan, 2023 @7:00 AM

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Lost photos from Warsaw Ghetto Uprising reveal horror of Jews’ last stand
Images found in attic taken by Polish firefighter who risked life to record how Jewish Poles fought the Nazis despite impossible odds

Shaun Walker in Warsaw

22, Jan, 2023 @9:00 AM

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Stalking the dead: how tracing old photographs helped me resurrect my mother’s past
I spent my youth running away from my mother’s Holocaust story. As mother to the grandchildren she never knew, I ached to know more

Leah Kaminsky

21, Jan, 2023 @7:00 PM

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George Takei’s Allegiance review – shocking history given musical uplift
The Star Trek actor appears in an epic story of Japanese Americans interned after Pearl Harbor but there is never enough emotional force

Arifa Akbar

18, Jan, 2023 @12:18 PM

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How Munch’s friend hid a masterpiece in a barn to foil the Nazis
Owner’s family to sell Dance on the Beach and split up to £20m with descendants of Jewish academic who had to sell it in 1934

Dalya Alberge

15, Jan, 2023 @11:00 AM

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The Holocaust: An Unfinished History by Dan Stone review – a timely corrective to a shifting narrative
An erudite account of the Nazi genocide reiterates neglected truths and exposes modern attempts to rewrite the facts

Matthew Reisz

15, Jan, 2023 @9:30 AM

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Watch on the Rhine review – Lillian Hellman’s call to arms is a must-see
Patricia Hodge stars in Hellman’s play about a liberal American family confronted by war in Europe and the dangers of inaction

Arifa Akbar

11, Jan, 2023 @1:42 PM

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Winning bidders of ‘despicable’ Nazi memorabilia urged to donate items to Sydney Jewish Museum
SS paraphernalia and an album of 500 photos from concentration camps which sold for $25,000 among items at Queensland auction

Royce Kurmelovs

09, Jan, 2023 @2:00 PM

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