Holocaust Museum Houston

Author/Filmmaker Joshua Greene to Discuss
Legal and Moral Issues in Seeking Justice after War Crimes

HOUSTON, TX (Nov. 28, 2005) – During the Dachau war crime trials, 1,600 Nazis stood accused of atrocious crimes against millions of prisoners held in camps at Dachau, Mauthausen, Flossenburg and Buchenwald.

Almost 60 years later, lawmakers, religionists and historians continue to struggle with issues raised at their trials. What principles guide the pursuit of justice? In extreme war crimes, are there degrees of guilt? What roles do forgiveness and reconciliation play?
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