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A commuter rail's holocaust connection

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Current Event March 4, 2014

A Commuter Rail’s Holocaust Connection

The new operator of the Massachusetts Commuter Rail is a French company whose trains played a role in the Holocaust. Now, the company wants to manage trains in Maryland. A Holocaust survivor is protesting, though, because the company’s trains once transported thousands of Jews to death camps. Listen to this story to understand how the actions of a company decades ago can affect its business today.

World History II

Story Length: 4:46

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AIR DATE: 02/26/2014

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