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The Palmer House Hilton's claim to fame begins with its sheer endurance: The longest continuously operating hotel in North America will celebrate its 125th anniversary in 1996. Built in 1871 by Chicago forefather and merchant Potter Palmer as a...
Times Staff WriterJust two days after Adolf Hitler became chancellor of Germany on Jan. 30, 1933, a German theologian, Dietrich Bonhoeffer, spoke out against Nazism, marking the beginning of a heroic odyssey that is illuminated with admirable clarity in Martin Doblmeier'...
Sun Foreign StaffJOHANNESBURG, South Africa - During his Sunday sermons at St. Mary's Cathedral in Zimbabwe, Archbishop Pius Ncube offers terrifying accounts of the state-sponsored torture, beatings, rape and starvation that he says have become the reality of daily life...
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It's a play about how static photos can stir people up. Opening May 7 as a TimeLine Theatre Company premiere, directed by Anna C. Bahow, "Martin Furey's Shot" depicts the work of several journalists in 1994, when South Africa finally held its first all-...
Chicago Tribune Olympic BureauNear the end of Friday night's Opening Ceremony for the 19th Winter Olympics, in a protocol-mandated segment called "Symbol of Peace," the cellist Yo-Yo Ma and the singer Sting performed a song he had popularized titled, "Fragile." The evocative sound of...
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Special to the Tribune3 1/2 stars (out of 4) Late last March, the Gene Siskel Film Center presented a one-week run of the documentary "Bonhoeffer," about the German theologian and pacifist Dietrich Bonhoeffer (1906-1945). The film turned out to be one of the Siskel Film...
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