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An appropriate age to learn about the Holocaust?

22 June 2021

With children starting to learn about the atrocities at a younger age, Professor Stuart Foster warns "that it becomes a more sanitised version of history."

Holocaust Memorial. Image: Anders Thirsgaard Rasmussen via Flickr (CC BY-SA 2.0)

Read: The Sunday Telegraph (£)

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