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Ignorance, hypocrisy and Chula's Hitler billboard

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  • Writer: Pirongrong Ramasoota
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Higher education and Hitler are incongruous, but together they made international headlines this weekend after a display of Adolf Hitler on a congratulatory banner for Chulalongkorn University graduates. 

An image of Adolf Hitler in a superhero billboard at Chulalongkorn University has triggered an outcry, resulting in an apology from the university. This picture has been widely circulated on Facebook.

The banner was met with global public outrage over historical insensitivity to the Holocaust.

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