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Yolocaust: Artist Shahak Shapira Explains Why He Took It Down
Dear internet, last week I launched a project called YOLOCAUST that explored our commemorative culture by combining selfies from the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin with footage from Nazi extermination camps. The selfies were found on Facebook, Instagram, Tinder and Grindr. Comments, hashtags and ...  More
Jan. 27, 2017
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Israel Has Built A 9/11 Steel Memorial Out Of Ground Zero Wreckage
It is called the 9/11 Living Memorial Plaza, and was initiated and designed by Eliezer Weishoff. Completed in 2009 for $2 million, it sits on 5 acres of hillside, 20 miles from the center of Jerusalem. The memorial is a 30-foot, bronze American flag that forms the shape of a flame to commemorate the ...  More
Jan. 2, 2017