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Escape from the Holocaust

Posted by Dagna Pielaszkiewicz

Max Eisen.jpgMax Eisen being interviewed by Natasha Fatah. (Courtesy Mark Ulster)

At the outbreak of the Second World War Max Eisen was a 10-year-old boy living with his large extended family in Czechoslovakia. By the end of the war, he was a teenage Auschwitz survivor and an orphan. Hear his story on Escape from the Holocaust.

Episodes appear online at 11 PM EST. Download Escape from the Holocaust as a podcast(updated every Tuesday). 

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Max Eisen's picture with Johnnie Stevens.jpgMax Eisen with one of his liberators Johnnie Stevens, of the US Army's 761st Tank Batallion. (Courtesy Max Eisen)

Natasha Fatah with Max Eisen.jpgMax Eisen showing Natasha Fatah concentration camp documents. (Courtesy Mark Ulster)

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Escape from Ethiopia

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Biru family.jpgDaniel Biru with his wife Chantal Vero and his sons Abel and Alex Biru. (Daniel Biru)

Daniel Biru spent a decade on the run across the African continent. He was a student leader thrown in prison, then he became an escapee and a fugitive, and eventually a stowaway who was cast out into the open sea. Hear it all on Escape from Ethiopia.

Episodes appear online at 11 PM EST. Download Escape from Ethiopia as a podcast(updated every Tuesday).

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Daniel Biru at CJAM.jpgDaniel Biru hosting Ethiopian Voice at CJAM in Windsor. (Daniel Biru)

Escape from Honduras

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Nora Lopez.jpgNora Lopez being interviewed by Natasha Fatah. (Courtesy Mark Ulster)

Nora Lopez's husband Eduardo, a human rights activist, was denied refugee status by Canadian officials, then he was murdered by a Honduran death squad. Nora and her three children had to get out before the same thing happened to them. Hear it all on Escape from Honduras. Episodes appear online at 11 PM EST.

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Eduardo Lopez.jpg Eduardo Lopez c. 1983. (Courtesy Nora Lopez)

Nora and Osiris Lopez.jpgNora and Osiris Lopez in Honduras. (Courtesy Nora Lopez)

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