Homosexuality in Nazi Germany
Hitler's 'racial state' also turned the apparatus of state oppression against other sections of society.
Palestine under British rule 1917–1948
Britain's role in the build-up to the Israeli–Palestinian conflict.
Childhood in Stalin’s Russia
The tyranny of Stalin's Russia seen through the eyes of children and young people.
Irish perspectives on the Easter Rising of 1916
An alternative viewpoint on the Easter Rising highlighting women’s experiences of the event.
Everyday forms of resistance
Powerless people contest and subvert the powerful in all sorts of subtle, hidden and non-confrontational ways.
Modern migration and the refugee experience
A sensitive overview of refugees and migration within a broader historical context.
The 1918 influenza pandemic
The COVID-19 pandemic has rendered it more important than ever to understand past pandemics.
Disability in Nazi Germany
The often overlooked systematic extermination of people with physical and learning disabilities by the Nazi regime.
Teaching the Holocaust Beyond the Auschwitz Narrative
The story of the Holocaust is far greater than what took place at Auschwitz-Birkenau and other Nazi camp, and this list offers a sensitive compendium to approach it in its entirety.
Humanising Holocaust study through survivor testimony
To understand the Holocaust, and teach effectively about this challenging subject, it is essential to look at authentic personal accounts of those who lived through it, by humanising the study.
The Stasi in Communist East Germany
This list aims to combine a broad overview of the Stasi’s history with a range of usable stories that will illuminate the history and engage students.
Female spies and secret agents in WW2: the Special Operations Executive
A fascinating insight into the often overlooked role women played in the Special Operations Executive secret organisation, and the contribution made by female spies and secret agents in the Second World War.
The Arab–Israeli conflict from different perspectives
Views about the Arab-Israeli conflict tend to be polarised. The issues are sensitive, so you may want to acquire more knowledge to have the confidence to discuss them. These materials include different perspectives in a non-judgemental way.