Tagged Nazi subterfuge

In Holland, the Nazis built a luxury camp to lull the Jews before murdering them

Dutch Chief Rabbi Binyomon Jacobs' parents survived the Holocaust in hiding, and he often speaks to schoolchilren about the genocide at Westerbork. (Cnaan Liphshiz)

WESTERBORK, Netherlands (JTA) — Nothing about the footage that Rudolf Breslauer filmed here on May 30, 1944, suggests that it was taken inside one of Europe’s largest Nazi concentration camps. In the film by Breslauer, a German-Jewish inmate of the Westerbork camp in Holland’s northeast, prisoners are seen playing… Read more »