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A Saccharine Philippic

By Alex Constantine Saccharin (o-toluene sulfonamide), the artificial sweetener with an acrid after-taste, was discovered in 1897 after it dawned on indust

The Corporate Roots of Auschwitz

Holocaust Survivor gets PhD for Thesis on Roots of Auschwitz By Cnaan Liphshiz, Haaretz Correspondent 14/07/2009 At the ripe age of 81, a Holocaust surviv