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  • BUCHENWALD: The Pain Continues

    Buchenwald 31 graphic iconThis tragic LEDE relates efforts by my brother and sister to destroy my father’s heritage as the commanding officer of the first American medical company to enter Buchenwald.  Robert Schwartz’s pictures rot in a safe in Boston. My wife and I  fight in the courts to get these preserved and released into the public domain before all the survivors die and can no longer see the pictures from April 1945.

Posts Tagged ‘Family Feud’

December 21st, 2016 - 9:45 am § in Misc.

92nd anniversary: Hitler released from prison, what next?

Hitler Dec 21 1924[...]

March 23rd, 2016 - 2:24 am § in Buchenwald, Jews, Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Purim .. American Jewish Style

WHAT THE HECK IS PURIM? Go to a synagogue today and (if you are goyishe) you will think its a mx of Halloween and Mardi Gras .. kids trying to get candy from the rabbi,* lots of noise, adults dressed in stupefying costumes. Purim officially celebrates the triumph of Queen Esther who became the lover[...]

January 20th, 2016 - 1:50 pm § in Buchenwald, Misc.

Buchenwald 92: And fewer and fewer of the survivors will see my Dad’s pictures

It will soon be seven years since I found my Dad’s pictures from Buchenwald.  These pictures, posted on the web by a Jew concerned by the holocaust denialists, illustrates why it is so important to tell my Dad’s story, the story of an American Jew giving medical care to&nb[...]

December 28th, 2015 - 9:09 pm § in Buchenwald, Misc.

Buchenwald 88: UPDATE 1

Bill Quick, Hugh Schwartz, Stephanie Quick  and Janet Linn began an avalanche of FB postings following my post yesterday. That post apparently hurt because of the importance I place on the  publication of my father’s unique photographic account of Buchenwald. Bill complained that I was unf[...]

December 17th, 2015 - 12:02 pm § in Buchenwald, Misc.

Sharing A Meme


December 16th, 2015 - 11:52 am § in Uncategorized

Of Jewish DNA, and lobster trap Christmas trees

  A Great Essay on The Winter Holidays at Panbo by Ben Ellison, posted on Dec 31, 2014 I hope that Panbo readers everywhere enjoyed Hanukkah, the winter solstice, Christmas and/or any other way you celebrate the holiday season. We deserve all the light and cheer we can find, especially when the[...]

November 8th, 2015 - 3:11 am § in Buchenwald, Misc.

THE Ave Challenge: BUCHENWALD 82: Do YOU remember this day?

As I write this, it is now 78 years since this synagogue was destroyed in an event that literally erased the entire history of Jews in Germany.   The brownshirts who destroyed this shul were all too effective.  That heritage can never be recreated, especially as virtually all the German Jews who [...]

September 22nd, 2015 - 3:26 am § in Jews

Yom Kippur: The Era of Jewish Apartheid

(Huffington Post, Sandy Goodman)  57 percent of Orthodox Jews prefer Republicans and the OJ Families Are As Large a Catholic Families were a Century Ago! The American Jewish community is coming apart at the seams. Its vital center is collapsing, and the entire group is increasingly polarized by ru[...]

September 19th, 2015 - 11:47 pm § in Misc.

Message of Yom Kippur

It is now three days to Yom Kippur.  For Jews who fear God, this is the time for Teshuvah, the time to show good deeds and repair harm done.  For me the sadness is that my brother and sister seem determined to destroy my father’s heritage.  This weekend would be a good time to think [&helli[...]

August 3rd, 2015 - 6:44 pm § in Misc.

Someone Needs A Lawyer

Despite multiple requests to desist and explanation that any emails from them can and will be published at my will,  my sibs and  spouses thereof keep sending me emails with various forms of text they claim limits my use of their messages. The latest is from my sister, Stephanie: “I am also[...]