Freddie Oversteegen, Dutch resistance fighter who killed Nazis through seduction, dies at 92

As a teenager during World War II, Freddie Oversteegen was one of only a few Dutch women to take up arms against the country‚Äôs Nazi occupiers. (Courtesy of National Hannie Schaft Foundation) A recent image of Ms. Oversteegen. (Courtesy of National Hannie Schaft Foundation) By Harrison Smith She was 14 when she joined the DutchContinue reading “Freddie Oversteegen, Dutch resistance fighter who killed Nazis through seduction, dies at 92”

Black German woman discovers her grandfather was Nazi Amon Goeth, featured in Schindler’s List

By Moni Basu Jennifer Teege thought she knew the hard truths of her life: that her German mother left her in the care of nuns when she was 4 weeks old, and that her biological father was Nigerian, making her the only black child in her Munich neighborhood. But the hardest truth came to herContinue reading “Black German woman discovers her grandfather was Nazi Amon Goeth, featured in Schindler’s List”

Vast underground complex where Hitler worked on developing nuclear weapons discovered in Austria

A labyrinth of secret underground tunnels believed to have been used by the Nazis to develop a nuclear bomb has been uncovered. The facility, which covers an area of up to 75 acres, was discovered near the town of St Georgen an der Gusen, Austria last week, it has been reported. Excavations began on theContinue reading “Vast underground complex where Hitler worked on developing nuclear weapons discovered in Austria”