IOC, Olympics targeted by environmental protest in Rio

...security guards tried to restrain her. Other protesters outside the hotel held banners, including one saying "Ecological Holocaust. IOC go home." Another read: "Thomas Bach is a nature killer!"The chaotic scene was witnessed by about 100 journalists...

Rants & Raves

...ISIS is frightening. Is it because of fear or of silent agreement with these actions? Either one is deadly; remember the Holocaust. I'VE NEVER understood the folks in California. They vehemently decry government interference in their personal lives...

Administration must act

...someone's heart, but I can judge our current administration by its actions of appeasement that jeopardize my child's future.Holocaust survivor and philosopher Viktor Frankl once wisely suggested that America build a Statue of Responsibility on the West Coast...

Out of horror, grow new respect for diversity

...from Belgium, as a young girl survived the horrors of the Holocaust. Growing up, I heard the story of her friend who was sent...time the synagogue had been closed since World War II and the Holocaust.Netanyahu stated that "radical Islam and not ordinary Islam...

Photographs illustrate history of Holocaust

The number of people who remember the Holocaust in the 1930s and '40s is shrinking, as...Marc Gottlieb wants to make sure the Holocaust is not forgotten.As chairman of the Augusta Holocaust Remembrance Committee, he said he is pleased...

Holocaust survivor speaks at Fort Gordon

Holocaust survivor Henry Birnbrey is accustomed...Fort Gordon soldiers to "remember the Holocaust," because if not he said "we are doomed...of 6 million Jews."The story of the Holocaust must be told," said Birnbrey, guest...

Amen Corner: Holocaust Memorial

...WHAT: The Augusta Jewish Community Center is the site of an annual Yom Hashoah Observance to remember victims of the Holocaust.WHEN: 6:45 p.m. Thursday, April 18WHERE: The Augusta Jewish Community Center, 898 Weinberger Way, EvansTHE...

Bat-killing disease migrating south

...the weather is warm enough, they'll find something to eat.The disease is a modern-day reminder of earlier biological holocausts. Pete Pattavina, a biologist with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, recently sounded an alarm."The passenger pigeon...

Jewish center holds ceremony for Holocaust victims

Remembering the Holocaust isn't just about recalling the many...Wygoda, the director of the Georgia Holocaust Commission based at Kennesaw State...wreaths being laid during today's Holocaust Remembrance Day ceremonies held around...

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Georgia Students Interpret Lessons Learned from Holocaust

...ATLANTA-"What are the lessons of the Holocaust?" This question will be answered in...conducted by the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust. Ford Motor Company sponsors the competition...the opportunity to visit the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C...