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"Springtime in Auschwitz"

We hired a car and driver to go to Auschwitz-Birkenau from Krakow, setting out about 8:30 in the morning. A little less than 1 ½ hours from central Krakow, the drive is largely through small towns and pretty countryside. 858 more words

Goldsmiths University: Racially-Segregated Spaces

 Last month, Goldsmiths University Student’s Union held a student event against inequality where all men and white people were barred from coming. It was organised by the Welfare and Diversities officer of the SU, who wrote on the event page, “If you’ve been invited and you’re a man and/ or white PLEASE DON’T COME.”  Charming. 348 more words

Holocaust

Holocaust film ‘Son of Saul’ takes Grand Prize at Cannes

TIMES OF ISRAEL
by AP and AFP
May 24, 2015

The harrowing Holocaust drama “Son of Saul,” offering unflinching depictions of the gas chambers of Auschwitz, claimed the runner-up Grand Prize at the Cannes Film Festival on Sunday…The Times of Israel’s critic, Jordan Hoffman, last week… 65 more words

Israel & Middle East

"I Never Saw Another Butterfly": Poetry of the Holocaust

I am currently teaching a unit on literature of the Holocaust. It’s depressing, it’s emotional . . .and it’s so important. Our students need to be reminded of the horrors that happened because of propaganda and fear. 411 more words

Literature

PUT PALESTINIAN CAPITOL INSIDE THE VATICAN | Open letter to Pope Francis from Bob Kunst

PUT PALESTINIAN CAPITOL INSIDE THE VATICAN

Dear Pope Francis:

By Bob Kunst

You’ve done it again, and we urge you to put all these ‘peace’ loving terrorists inside the Vatican on a permanent basis, along with the rest of the Jew-haters in the Vatican, starting with yourself. 2,290 more words

Israel

New World Order

See the light fall, down. Into the abyss it plummets. The darkness arises and increases, red fire reflects and dances off twisted debris. Residual remnants of civilization. 136 more words

The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas

Nine-year-old Bruno returns home one day to find his belongings being packed up, by one of his family servants. Bruno questions his mother, who reveals that the family will be moving from Berlin, as his father has received a promotion. 313 more words

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