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The Secret Student Group That Stood Up to the Nazis, What Happens When a Language Dies?, Fake Trees Were Used as Spy Posts During World War I and More

The Secret Student Group That Stood Up to the Nazis, What Happens When a Language Dies?, Fake Trees Were Used as Spy Posts During World War I and More

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Smithsonian Weekender    FEBRUARY 2017

The Secret Student Group That Stood Up to the Nazis

The White Rose was short-lived, but its words were hard to ignore

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Hans Scholl, Sophie Scholl and Christoph Probst (pictured, left to right, in 1942) resisted the Nazis as members of the White Rose, a secret student group. (DenkStätte Weiße Rose )

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