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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak Review

Hello Readers! I was happy to finally pick up this fine book ready for this week’s Read-A-Thon and was the first I finished. The book I refer to is called… 510 more words

Books

The Book Thief: A Not-too-shabby Book Adaptation

This film adaptation of a book was honestly a pretty good adaptation. That being said, I strongly recommend everyone to read the book first, and then watch the movie. 395 more words

Movie Reviews

A Jewish Leader Tells the Whole World...NEVER AGAIN

I started this piece numerous times and when all was said and done I decided to just sit back and write it entirely from the heart.   363 more words

Quote of the Day: Milton Mayer

What happened here was the gradual habituation of the people, little by little, to being governed by surprise; to receiving decisions deliberated in secret; to believing that the situation was so complicated that the government had to act on information which the people could not understand, or so dangerous that, even if the people could not understand it, it could not be released because of national security.

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Politics

The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

It’s a beautiful, albeit a heart wrenching story told in the perspective of Death.

Yes, the narrator is Death. It sounds ominous but his introduction will make readers curious. 581 more words

Book Reviews

A cowardly success: The Final Solution as a reaction to German failure in war

Holocaust historian Timothy Snyder advances an interesting and plausible hypothesis about some of the motivations behind the Final Solution. Snyder also believes that the accelerated timing… 606 more words

Claudia Moscovici

Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial

Jan 17th, 2015

Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp Memorial

I guess this post should start with a disclosure of dark yet real events that have taken place in history. 1,144 more words