Yet Another Memorial in Berlin?

Should yet another monument in Berlin commemorate the Polish victims of the Second World War; in this case Polish citizens who suffered and died during the last war at the hands of German occupants?

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/6-2018-20/polish-victims-memorial-in-berlin/

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Politics at the Football Stadium

Since the very beginning, politics has played a significant role in the development of Polish sport. This article focuses on the role of politics in shaping the world view of Polish football fans.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-31/politics-at-the-football-stadium/

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Collecting, Sharing. Lower Silesian Community Archives

The concept of community archivism quickly gained popularity in Poland as one of the branches of public history. It concerns the need to collect, organize and disseminate selected fragments of the past.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-30/lower-silesian-community-archives/

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Unfortunate Choice of Words – or Is There More Behind It?

In the textbook "Geschichte und Geschehen" the term "mass deportations to Polish camps" is erroneously used in the chapter about the Holocaust. The knowledge of the textbook’s authors, editors and teachers has thus been called into question.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-24/unfortunate-choice-of-words-or-is-there-more-behind-it/

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Urban Images—An Industrial Metropole Reinvents Itself

The reality is that Upper Silesia has managed to overcome and ultimately leave behind outdated stereotypes. This especially holds true for Katowice, which has started to make much progress towards establishing its future.

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Quelle: https://public-history-weekly.degruyter.com/5-2017-23/9502/

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