Our correspondent in Berlin explores Bayer's troubled past and its links with the Nazis' most notorious death camp - Auschwitz.
The international day was created to draw attention to the fate of individuals imprisoned at places and under poor conditions unknown to their relatives.
"Is it not time to honor the spirit of Hiroshima and clear the path toward a world free from that "absolute evil"? Is it not time to unify and manifest our passion in action?"
An explorer best known as the co-discoverer of the North Pole with Robert Edwin Peary in 1909.
This date marked an attempt to kill Adolf Hitler and overthrow the Third Reich. That too should be remembered.
We in the United States should learn from the Spanish Civil War and the Franco dictatorship.
Many of the athletes were sent by trade unions, workers' clubs and associations, socialist and communist parties and left-wing groups.
July 9, 1816 marks the declaration of Argentine independence by the Congress of San Miguel de Tucumán, a city in the northwest of the country.
With all the fake mustaches and sombreros, it might be easy to forget Cinco de Mayo commemorates an 1862 Mexican victory over French invaders.
Milton Howard, a correspondent for the Daily Worker, saw Hitler's death camps. For Holocaust Remembrance Day, we re-publish his account.