Buchenwald concentration camp
The foundation that runs the memorial said it was “an abhorrent attack on the dignity of the Nazis’ victims and on our work."
The sausage museum received criticism for seeking to move to a former satellite site of the Buchenwald concentration camp.
“We thought our country had changed. In fact, it didn’t," said the 79-year-old Buchenwald survivor to Newsweek.
Hank Schwab, German Jew turned civil rights activist, died on March 28, 2013. He was 98 years old. He had outlasted Hitler by almost 68 years. Thanks be to God.
Lost in the histories of World War II is an extraordinary tale: that of Allied airmen, shot down over Europe, who were captured and imprisoned in the Nazi labor camp, Buchenwald.
Today, Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel joined Barack Obama at Buchenwald, one of Nazi Germany's worst concentration camps, but he worried that "the world hasn't learned" from the tragedy.