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# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 20 November, 2019

Top hat belonging to Adolf Hitler sells for €50,000 at auction amid international protests

Several items of Nazi memorabilia fetched hundreds of thousands of Euro at the auction.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 24 March, 2019

German billionaire family to donate €10 million after discovering Nazi past

With wealth estimated at €33 billion, the Reimann family is believed to be Germany’s second richest.

# adolf-hitler - Tuesday 18 December, 2018

Couple who named their son after Hitler sentenced to prison for membership of banned right-wing group

The pair were members of the banned group National Action.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 21 March, 2018

From The42 Boris Johnson compares this summer's World Cup to Hitler and the 1936 Olympics Russia 2018

Boris Johnson compares this summer's World Cup to Hitler and the 1936 Olympics

Britain’s foreign secretary believes Vladimir Putin will ‘glory’ in the global sporting event, which Russia is hosting in June.

# adolf-hitler - Monday 13 November, 2017

Museum removes 'fun' Hitler display after protests

Visitors had been encouraged to take selfies with the waxwork.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 4 January, 2017

Hitler's Mein Kampf sells 85,000 copies in Germany

It was initially planned to print only 4,000 copies of the Nazi leader’s anti-Semitic manifesto, but production was boosted after intense demand.

# adolf-hitler - Friday 16 December, 2016

Adolf Hitler's birth house could become a museum or refugee centre

The building’s future is unclear after it was bought by the Austrian government.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 15 May, 2016

The gloves are off: Boris Johnson compares EU to Hitler in latest Brexit twist

June’s referendum is still too close to call.

# adolf-hitler - Friday 18 March, 2016

Adolf Hitler's own copy of Mein Kampf has just sold at auction Going Going Gone This post contains videos

Adolf Hitler's own copy of Mein Kampf has just sold at auction

The book from his Munich apartment sold for more than €18,000.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 6 March, 2016

These are the childhood homes of some of the most powerful leaders in history

Some came from very humble beginnings.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 28 February, 2016

'A fully-fledged masochist': Inside the CIA's psychological profile of Adolf Hitler

The report was commissioned in 1943.

# adolf-hitler - Thursday 28 January, 2016

Anne Frank's stepsister compares Donald Trump to Hitler

Eva Schloss also likened the experience of Jewish people in WWII to that of Syrian refugees today.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 1 November, 2015

Print and be damned? Germany unsure of what to do with 'Mein Kampf'

“There is a German peculiarity of worrying about what others might say.”

# adolf-hitler - Saturday 10 October, 2015

A Hitler mockumentary has touched a nerve in Germany

In the bestselling what-if novel published three years ago, Hitler is baffled to find himself in a multicultural Germany led by a woman, Chancellor Angela Merkel.

# adolf-hitler - Saturday 2 May, 2015

A new Nazi museum has opened in Germany

It’s not what you think.

# adolf-hitler - Thursday 30 April, 2015

Today marks 70 years since this happened

But Hitler’s Austrian birthplace still can’t deal with his legacy

# adolf-hitler - Friday 16 January, 2015

This is Hitler's old house ... and the Austrian government wants it

The Nazi leader spent his early childhood in the building.

# adolf-hitler - Tuesday 18 November, 2014

Column: Did you know Hitler had an Irish sister-in-law?

The one-time Bridget Hitler was born and raised in Dublin.

# adolf-hitler - Friday 20 June, 2014

Antiques dealer charged for selling Mein Kampf

The book by Adolf Hitler is banned in the Netherlands for promoting hatred and discrimination.

# adolf-hitler - Friday 28 February, 2014

Two copies of Mein Kampf signed by Hitler sell for €47k

Eleven people bid for the two books, which had been expected to sell for around one third of the price.

# adolf-hitler - Tuesday 17 December, 2013

From The42 Is Disney making a new film about Jesse Owens? Gold

Is Disney making a new film about Jesse Owens?

The story of Owens’ remarkable success at the 1936 Olympics is set for a big-screen makeover.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 8 December, 2013

From The42 Jesse Owens' 1936 Berlin Olympics gold fetches a cool €1.1 million Piece Of History

Jesse Owens' 1936 Berlin Olympics gold fetches a cool €1.1 million

The American gained worldwide fame for his sporting efforts and his victory over Germany’s best athletes.

# adolf-hitler - Thursday 24 October, 2013

Anger as man professes admiration for Hitler on Irish radio

Kilkenny man Larry Brennan came to attention when he was pictured with a Hitler-themed birthday cake in a local paper – and then went on to make controversial comments on KCLR 96FM.

# adolf-hitler - Monday 15 July, 2013

Video: David Norris accuses Fine Gael TD of ‘speaking out of her f***y’ Seanad Abolition This post contains videos

Video: David Norris accuses Fine Gael TD of ‘speaking out of her f***y’

Adolf Hitler also got a mention in the upper house this afternoon.

# adolf-hitler - Thursday 11 July, 2013

Senator describes Hitler and Mussolini as 'good Christians'

Anything happen in the Seanad yesterday then?

# adolf-hitler - Thursday 30 May, 2013

From The Daily Edge You can still buy a Hitler Kettle! Whoops

You can still buy a Hitler Kettle!

But you’ll have to wait. Here’s how the dictator-resembling utensil took over the internet.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 29 May, 2013

JC Penney's Hitler look-alike tea kettle is sold out

The US store denied that the kettle looked like the Nazi dictator and said the resemblance was entirely “unintentional”.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 24 March, 2013

Spanish newspaper retracts column comparing Merkel to Hitler

A columnist for El Pais wrote that the German chancellor had “like Hitler, declared war” on Europe in a piece that has now been retracted.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 30 January, 2013

Hitler's rise to power a 'constant warning', says Merkel

Angela Merkel says freedom should never been taken for granted, on the 80th anniversary of Hitler’s rise to power.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 27 January, 2013

Opponents outraged as Berlusconi defends Mussolini for Nazi alliance

Berlusconi is aiming to become prime minister again after elections in four weeks’ time.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 30 December, 2012

Statue of praying Hitler in ex-Warsaw ghetto causes controversy

The statue by Italian artist Maurizio Cattelan, depicts Adolf Hitler praying on his knees.

# adolf-hitler - Tuesday 18 December, 2012

Pardon for Irish deserters who fought in WWII likely in new year

Thousands of Defence Forces personnel who were persecuted by the Irish government for fighting with the Allies in World War II will receive a formal pardon in the new year.

# adolf-hitler - Saturday 15 December, 2012

Revealed: Ireland's surveillance activities during World War Two

The newly released files also uncover attempts to turn Ireland into a fascist state, in addition to Britain’s wartime recruitment within the 26 counties.

# adolf-hitler - Sunday 9 September, 2012

Belgian premier apologises for WWII deportation of 25,000 Jews

The Belgian Prime Minister said the country has been “complicit in the most abominable crime” by deporting tens of thousands of Jewish people to Nazi concentration camps during the war.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 5 September, 2012

From The Daily Edge Owners of 'Hitler' clothing shop: 'We didn't know who he was' Oops

Owners of 'Hitler' clothing shop: 'We didn't know who he was'

The owners of an Indian menswear store said they thought ‘Hitler’ was just the nickname given to a strict grandfather.

# adolf-hitler - Friday 4 May, 2012

Wartime profile of Hitler looks 'inside his mind'

The document, which has been a secret until now, reveals that the German leader developed a ‘Messiah complex’ towards the end of World War II.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 25 April, 2012

Hitler's 'Mein Kampf' to be republished in 2015

The Nazi leader’s tome, written during his imprisonment in the 1920s, is due to be republished in Germany when the copyright expires.

# adolf-hitler - Monday 26 March, 2012

Controversial Hitler shampoo ad angers Jewish groups Adolf Hitler This post contains videos

Controversial Hitler shampoo ad angers Jewish groups

The Turkish shampoo company brought Adolf Hitler back to life as a spokesperson for its “manly” products.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 25 January, 2012

Shatter indicates pardon on the way for Irish deserters who fought in WWII

Thousands of Irish soldiers fled the Defence Forces to fight for the Allies in World War II. They were persecuted upon their return to Ireland.

# adolf-hitler - Wednesday 18 January, 2012

Poland puts Hitler's bunker up for rent WWII This post contains images

Poland puts Hitler's bunker up for rent

The Polish Forestry Service hopes to turn the infamous Nazi war base – known as the Wolf’s Lair – into a tourist attraction.

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