Author

Abby Schrader

Abby Schrader

Abby Schrader is a professor of Russian and European history at Franklin & Marshall College, in Lancaster, Pa., where she has taught since 1996.

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Column: Most of my family was wiped out by the Nazis. There’s no ‘first place’ in persecution.

By: - July 20, 2019

Six million Jewish men, women and children were killed in the extermination camps of Nazi Germany. They were dehumanized by a government policy that called for the extermination of the untermenshchen — of whom Jews were among the lowliest of the low. But should any group claim the exclusive right of suffering in the Holocaust? Is […]