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History Heroes: Irena Sendler saves Children in Nazi Germany

History Heroes, Lest we Forget—

Lady Plumber rescues Jewish children in Nazi Germany

Remember this lady?

   Irena  Sendler

 

Died: May 12, 2008 (aged 98)
Warsaw,  Poland…
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Judeo-Christian Culture

London Fringe -- Irena Sendler: The Right Story, the Wrong Presentation

By Jay Menard

Irena Sendler: Rescuing the Rescuer is a valuable show to see for the simple fact that it’s a story that needs to be told and retold. 411 more words

Lifestyle

The Bravery

 

March 7th was a Sunday in 1965, and John Lewis thought that he was going to die.

The group had marched across the Edmund Pettis bridge. 856 more words

Irena's Children: The Extraordinary Story of the Woman Who Saved 2,500 Children from the Warsaw Ghetto Book Review

Irena Sendler is one of the unheralded heroes of the Holocaust. She did what many could not or would not do. Teaming up with her friends and colleagues, she was able to save the lives of 2500 Jewish children. 231 more words

Books

A Woman to Respect

Underground

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I’m sure many of you had the same first thought that I did:  The underground resistance during WWII. 81 more words

Daily Prompt

rescuing the innocent...stories from the Holocaust for ages 6-14

Easily the most common focus in children’s literature about WWII, The Holocaust is an urgent, yet difficult historical event to present to young children.

Today’s titles suit a variety of ages and emphasize the bravery of those who stood with the Jewish people at the risk of their own lives. 1,196 more words

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