Amos Barshad | Longreads | January 2020 | 20 minutes (4,985 words)
In the spring of 2019 I start getting emails from a guy in Poland named Grzegorz Kwiatkowski. 5,039 more words
Commandos 2 HD a video game about fighting Nazis in WWII that now does not feature any Nazi symbols and has scrubbed all mention of Hitler or Nazis from the game: 212 more words
Today is International Holocaust Remembrance Day. Today is also the 75th anniversary of the closing of the Auschwitz concentration camp.
And here’s the thing—so much has been forgotten about the Holocaust that what I said in my previous paragraph means little or nothing to a large percentage of people in this world. 830 more words
A Toronto man who is among the world’s last remaining Holocaust survivors is visiting the infamous Auschwitz-Birkenau German Nazi concentration camp on Monday.
Joseph Gottdenker, 77, said that he hopes his visit — which will be alongside more than 100 other Holocaust survivors to commemorate the 75th anniversary of the camp’s liberation — will help educate others about the magnitude of the Holocaust and other genocides around the world. 642 more words
Liliana Segre’s story. How current is her story and how much can we still learn from her?Liliana Segre’s book: “Memory makes you free”
Men have always felt the need to pass down their memories to the future generations to keep their history and culture alive, but also to hand down some teachings. 1,317 more words