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US Holocaust Museum to award Angela Merkel with top honor named for Elie Wiesel

WASHINGTON (JTA) — The U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum will bestow its highest honor, the Elie Wiesel Award, on German Chancellor Angela Merkel for her work advancing Holocaust awareness. 142 more words

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Get Up, Stand Up

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

The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. 660 more words


Night by Elie Wiesel

Close Reading Lesson: Night Chapters 1 – 2 

Below is a full close reading lesson from Night chapters 1-2. You can download the entire lesson by following this link:  1,699 more words

Close Reading

Tolstoy Journal, March 15, 2017:"Our happiness is like water in a net"

The Last Station: A Novel of Tolstoy’s Last Year by Jay Parini is today’s travel book, though I will be quoting Roland Blythe again. This novel was made into a movie which I would like to see. 1,012 more words

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We must always take sides

“And that is why I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering and humiliation.

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“The opposite of love is not hate, it’s indifference. The opposite of art is not ugliness, it’s indifference. The opposite of faith is not heresy, it’s indifference. 702 more words