Holocaust Commemoration


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DULUTH, MN – On Friday, January 27, the Baeumler Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration committee will show the film, “The Wave,” from 4–6:30 pm in Griggs Center on the University of Minnesota Duluth campus.  This event is free and open to the public. 

Associate Professor Deborah Petersen-Perlman, Department of Communication, and chair of the Baeumler Kaplan Holocaust Commemoration committee, will lead a discussion following the film. “The Wave” was released in 
2008. It bases its plot on a 1967 social experiment that a California high school teacher conducted to illustrate to his students how the people of Germany could be drawn to fascism. 
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