The events of the past two weeks have been unsettling to say the least. The protest in Charlottesville and its aftermath were enough to emotionally and mentally rattle adults throughout the world. 1,069 more words
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WHEN asked how many Jews remain in South Africa, Jewish leaders usually fudge the question, though they know the community’s size is falling. No-one wants to be a prophet of doom, but for most of them the answer is not a happy one. 699 more words
Holocaust survivor Sonia K. survived four concentration camps. She recently spoke with CNN about her view of the events in Charlottesville.
When I came to the United States in 1949 after the Second World War, the world had just witnessed the horrific culmination of centuries of anti-Semitism: the indefensible murder of 6 million Jews. 572 more words
That 40,000 people marched peacefully in Boston on Saturday against hate groups, including Nazis, gave me hope that civilization would survive, at least for the weekend. 1,353 more words
Often times when we read stories or watch films related to World War II, the Holocaust is depicted in its own grim realness. Those who are well-versed consumers of historical media can tell you the numbers and the facts about this terrible, inhuman event from the twentieth century. 996 more words