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The Inspiring, Tragic Story of Sophie Scholl, the Student Who Defied Hitler

At just 21, she fought a murderous regime — not with guns and grenades, but with ideas and ideals. Plus, read other inspiring, powerful and heartbreaking stories from WWII.

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    The Inspiring, Tragic Story of Sophie Scholl, the Student Who Defied Hitler

    The Inspiring, Tragic Story of Sophie Scholl, the Student Who Defied Hitler

    On Feb. 18, 1943, during the height of World War II, two German college students at the University of Munich entered one of the main campus …

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