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  1. Actors Studio going seedy with CabaretRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    It's a play that could very well have been set in today's era with themes of fear and state terror. Cabaret , the Tony award-winning musical that carries a political wallop, will be on Kelowna stages this October, when the Kelowna Actors Studio brings a multi-week run to the area, from Oct. 11 to 29 Based on a 1951 play, Cabaret premiered on Broadway in 1966 and won eight Tony Awards, including Best Musical, in addition to the New York Drama Critics' Circle Award, the Outer Critics' Circle Award, the Variety Poll of New York Critics, and London's Evening Standard Award.

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  2. Germany's surging far-right promises to disrupt cozy parliamentRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Reuters

    The far-right Alternative for Germany , set to enter parliament for the first time at weekend elections, said on Friday it would revive debate there after four years of "grand coalition" rule by the two major parties. Support for the AfD, which has won voters with its anti-immigrant rhetoric, jumped 2 points to 11 percent in a Forsa poll, putting it on course to become the first far-right party in more than half a century to clear the five percent hurdle and enter parliament.

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  3. Concentration camps didn't start a " or end a " with Nazi Germany; 'One Long Night' is their historyRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 19 | Dallas Morning News

    ... Buchenwald are seen inside their barracks a few days after U.S troops liberated the concentration camp near Weimar, Germany. In the mid-1890s, there was a rebellion against the Spanish Empire by Cuban rebels, and the governor in charge basically ...

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  4. The Federal Reserve is peddling 'Tinker Bell economics'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 19 | MarketWatch

    "There is something fundamentally wrong if the Fed believes its policies won't work if people don't believe they will work," says an economist. "I used to refer to this as 'Tinker Bell economics.'

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  5. Let's Lay Off the 1930s ReenactmentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 18 | Reason Magazine

    We can be forgiven, I think, for wondering if historical reenactors are looking to the 1930s for inspiration and excitement. Two groups of losers - white supremacists/neo-Nazis and antifa/neo-communists -have revived the hoary collectivist ideologies of that era in a seemingly conscious effort to live out their Weimar dreams of heroic street fighting .

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  6. BWW Review: Walking to Buchenwald - a Walk Definitely Worth TakingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 16 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... lover Arjay succeeds in convincing Mildred to join the three of them. Once in London, then Paris, then Weimar, Germany near the site of the Buchenwald concentration camp; this American foursome learn how less-than-welcomed their presence is ...

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  7. Medics in Hell: The Liberation of BuchenwaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 14 | HistoryNet

    ... whose horrors none could have imagined. When American soldiers first arrived at the concentration camp in Weimar, Germany, they found a humanitarian disaster. Buchenwald was one of the first such camps American soldiers liberated. (The first was a ...

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  8. Cabaret playing KASRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 13 | Castanet.net

    Kelowna Actors Studio presents Kander and Ebb's Tony Award winning musical CABARET, October 11 to 29, 2017 . Doors open at 5:45pm for Dinner guests; shows at 7:30pm with a Saturday matinee at 1:00pm.

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  9. Antifa Says It's Fighting Fascists. It Just Might Be Helping to Re-Elect Donald Trump.Read the original story

    Sunday Sep 10 | TheDailyBeast.com

    The German Reds had the slogan 'After Hitler, Us,' and used their energy and propaganda not against the Nazis, but against the mainstream socialists. It didn't end well.

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  10. Could Germany's Past Be America's Future?Read the original story

    Friday Sep 8 | The Washington Monthly

    Where I reside in upstate New York, the Ku Klux Klan has been stepping up its recruitment efforts. In June, residents in a small town in Fulton County woke up to find flyers in their driveways decrying "cultural genocide of white people" and urging attendance at the Charlottesville "Unite the Right" rally.

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  11. A literary tour around the worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | The Globe and Mail

    After browsing the shelves at Atlantis Books in Santorini, visitors can sit on the upper patio and look out over the village of Oia, with its paper-white buildings and blue-domed churches, and the serene Aegean Sea. In London, you'll find the gorgeous Marylebone High Street branch of Daunt Books .

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  12. MoreRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Art Daily

    ... the exhibition and introduces this seminal institution, which architect Walter Gropius founded in 1919 in Weimar, Germany. The school later moved to Dessau in 1925, and then Berlin, where it remained from 1930 to 1933. Barr visited the Bauhaus in ...

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  13. Trump must go, but the disruption must stayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | San Bernardino County Sun

    President Donald Trump waves as he walks from Marine One to Air Force One at Andrews Air Force Base, Md., Tuesday, Aug. 22, 2017, before his departure to Arizona and Nevada. The great disrupter is rapidly becoming a great disaster - for the country, his party and even his own political base.

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  14. Three Bauhaus-inspired watches that are simply amazingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | South China Morning Post

    Last week, I let my nice-guy mask slip a little to beseech readers not to fall for the Daniel Wellington spiel . Well, that was before we went to print and the Mayweather-McGregor "fight" , aka the griftiest, grift-off between two world-class grifters, happened.

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  15. Pacific Symphony's 39th Season Launches With Beethoven's Mighty Fifth SymphonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... "Ring Cycle" to critical acclaim as music director of the German National Theater and Staatskapelle in Weimar, Germany. And, featured in his first-ever appearance with the Symphony is international opera star, Greer Grimsley , whose stunning ...

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  16. How to Avoid America's Coming Years of LeadRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The New York Observer

    The Far Right were far out numbered on August 19, 2017, when a small contingent of the Alt-right attempted to stage a "free speech" rally in Downtown Boston. Over 40,000 counter-demonstrators surrounded the minuscule white nationalist rally.

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  17. Another Japanese Pol Lost in Translation: DPM Apologizes for Defending HitlerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | The Jewish Press

    The Simon Wiesenthal Center expressed "distress and disappointment" at a comment made on Tuesday by Japanese Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Taro Aso, as reported by the Kyodo news agency. Aso said, speaking to a fellow member of his Liberal Democratic Party, "I don't question your motives, but the results are important.

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  18. Opinion: Supply Chain Management Is Killing InflationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Global Logistics/Supply Chain

    The Wall Street Journal, among many other media outlets, recently reported with typical bemusement the low inflation that "defies a growing economy." The article describes the situation as a "soft trend that is puzzling Federal Reserve officials who expected an improving economy to be pushing up consumer prices at a faster rate."

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  19. Japan deputy PM retracts Hitler comment after backlashRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Iol.co.za

    Japanese Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso on Wednesday retracted a remark to lawmakers of his faction in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party that could be interpreted as a defence of Adolf Hitler's motive for genocide during World War Two. Tuesday's comment by Aso, who also serves as finance minister, drew criticism from a U.S.-based Jewish group.

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  20. It was inappropriate that I cited Hitler as an example and I would like to retract that'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 29 | South China Morning Post

    Japanese Deputy Prime Minister Taro Aso on Wednesday retracted a remark to lawmakers of his faction in the ruling Liberal Democratic Party that could be interpreted as a defence of Adolf Hitler's motive for genocide during the second world war. Tuesday's comment by Aso, who also serves as finance minister, drew criticism from a U.S.-based Jewish group.

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