Black and white illustration of Benjamin Ferencz, wearing a suit and tie.

Palace of Justice – A Conversation with Benjamin Ferencz

Episode #214

2023-04-14 05:00:38


When Benjamin Ferencz was 27 years old, he prosecuted his very first trial. It’s been called the largest murder trial in history, with more than one million victims. There were 22 defendants, each of them high-ranking members of Nazi Germany’s death squad.

Benjamin Ferencz died last Friday, April 7, at the age of 103. He was the last surviving prosecutor from the Nuremberg trials. Today, we’re sharing our conversation from 2018.