Nazi Town, USA (2024)

This episode of the PBS series “The American Experience” covers similar ground that Rachel Maddow dealt with in her 2022 podcast Ultra and 2023 book Prequel: An American Fight Against Fascism. Forgotten by most Americans, the decade of the Thirties, when the Great Depression threw millions of Americans out of work, saw desperate people willing to give up …

The Only Way (1970)

Good Film for HOLOCAUST Day, May 6, 2024 The story of how the Danes, or rather some of them, smuggled most of the 8000 Danish Jews to Sweden is a good film to watch in honor of Holocaust Day, which comes in early May. Director/cowriter Bent Christensen focuses upon one family, the Steins, consisting of …

Uprising (2001)

The heroic story of the Jews rising up against the Nazis in the Warsaw Ghetto is told in great detail, this being one of the few instances of fighting back.