MLST SPORT:The Tour de France winner who helped hundreds of Jews escape the Holocaust

He pretended to be going on training rides across the Tuscan countryside to fool Nazi authorities but instead carried messages and photographs to the Italian resistance who produced counterfeit papers. “Gino the Pious” as he was also known because of his religious upbringing, would cycle from town to town with papers hidden in his bike.

MLST NEWS:Swiss halt Muslim family’s citizenship process after refusal to shake hands

Originally posted on www.Mlst.blog:
Brothers refused to shake female teachers’ hands because it violated their faith but politicians say school officials’ compromise went against Swiss culture ? ? SOURCE: ? https://www.theguardian.com/world/2016/apr/19/switzerland-suspends-citizenship-process-muslim-family