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New book entitled Holocaust High Priest: Elie Wiesel...is now available on Amazon

Yesterday, I tried to order the new book by Warren B. Routledge, which has just been published, but it was not yet available on Amazon.com. Today I received an e-mail from the author himself, who alerted me to the news that the book is now ready to order. 273 more words

Holocaust

Bookish post

I know I have talked about my love of books before. And this post is about a few of the books I love.

I am complete Gilmore Girls fan, and I have been since I first saw the ad for the show. 838 more words

Books

JOHN CHUCKMAN COMMENT - DISCUSSION OF THE ARMENIAN GENOCIDE WHICH WENT NOWHERE - THE POPE'S INITIATIVE AND SOME FASCINATING QUESTIONS ABOUT WHY THE SUBJECT HAS LONG BEEN SUPPRESSED

John Chuckman

COMMENT TO MICHAEL ENRIGHT ABOUT AN EPISODE OF CBC RADIO’S SUNDAY EDITION

What a shame you had a long segment about a very important and fascinating topic, the Armenian Genocide, and your effort was just plain dreary and uninteresting, all of it the personal reflections of three not-particularly-interesting people, like an hour’s worth of low-key chatter at a cocktail party. 249 more words

Cryptoquote Spoiler - 04/16/15

“Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim.  Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”   —   Elie Wiesel

(Which is why there are so many protestors of police brutality these days.  40 more words

Entertainment

Night by Elie Wiesel

(Cover picture courtesy of Goodreads.)

Night is a work by Elie Wiesel about his experience with his father in the Nazi German concentration camps at Auschwitz and Buchenwald in 1944–1945, at the height of the Holocaust and toward the end of the Second World War.

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Book Review

Remember It Always: Reclaiming Humanity Through Memory in Elie Wiesel's Night

My favorite class this semester has been Spiritual Autobiography with Dr. Yolanda Pierce. Stories are our means of processing our lives and relating to one another; stories make up what it means to be human, and as such I believe that every story, no matter how ‘secular,’ is also deeply sacred. 301 more words

Bible Study And Academic

Elie Wiesel on taking sides.

“We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.”

– Elie Wiesel

Elie Wiesel (b. 1928) is a Romanian-born Holocaust survivor who became an American citizen in 1963. 35 more words

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