Upload

Loading...

Hoax Busting

955 views

Loading...

Loading...

Transcript

The interactive transcript could not be loaded.

Loading...

Loading...

Rating is available when the video has been rented.
This feature is not available right now. Please try again later.
Uploaded on Dec 7, 2009

Sharon Sergeant has become widely known as a hoax buster, using forensic skills shes honed over 20 years to debunk three fraudulent Holocaust memoirs. Sergeants tools include photographic timelines and databases — vital records, census reports, property deeds, maps, newspaper interviews, obituaries, phone directories — and living relatives. Skype, online records, and blogs have also broadened her reach; DNA testing is an option if she needs it.

For more Boston University news and videos, check out http://today.bu.edu

  • Category

  • License

    • Standard YouTube License

Loading...

to add this to Watch Later

Add to