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It was always lost on Brexiteers – but the EU is fundamentally about peace | Brexit | The Guardian

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The 75th anniversary of the Nuremberg trials puts the fantasy of resistance to tyrannical Brussels into proper perspective Nazi leaders in the dock at the Nuremberg trials, Germany, that ran from November 1945 to October 1946. Photograph: adoc-photos Nazi leaders in the dock at the Nuremberg trials, Germany, that ran from November 1945 to October 1946. Photograph: adoc-photos Wed 18 Nov 2020 07.00 GMT “I would rather not shake hands with a German of my age,” says Colette Marin-Catherine. “But I give all possible credit to the generations that came after.” There is steel in the elderly voice, but no anger. When Colette was 16, her older brother, Jean-Pierre, was deported to a German concentra...

It was always lost on Brexiteers – but the EU is fundamentally about peace | Brexit

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The 75th anniversary of the Nuremberg trials puts the fantasy of resistance to tyrannical Brussels into proper perspective, says Guardian columnist Rafael Behr. “I would rather not shake hands with a German of my age,” says Colette Marin-Catherine. “But I give all possible credit to the generations that came after.” There is steel in the elderly voice, but no anger. When Colette was 16, her older brother, Jean-Pierre, was deported to a German concentration camp. He was put to work as a slave labourer in underground tunnels assembling V2 rocket-propelled bombs. He died weeks before the camp was liberated by US soldiers. Brother and sister had both been active in the French resistance, but Col...

DfE tells schools to stock up on long-life products in case of no-deal Brexit | Department for Education

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Schools advised to prepare for ‘changes to food supply chain’ from 1 January as police chiefs warn stalemate will damage crime fighting...