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suicide is a choice to have no choice

I watched BBC1’s “The Road” last night.
It was about a post-apocalypse collapse of Society and the effect of a Man, his wife and his son. 288 more words


Archeological Excavations at Sobibor

Yoram Haimi, an Israeli archeologist who leads a team that has been conducting excavations at Sobibor, came to speak to our students at the Research Forum in December. 624 more words

Guest Lecturers

'We would not make it easy for the Germans': In 1943, Thomas Blatt survived a daring death camp revolt

Thomas Toivi Blatt was certain he would die on the evening of Oct. 14, 1943.

He was 16 years old, orphaned, Jewish, a prisoner of the Nazis at one of their brutal death camps, Sobibor. 1,524 more words


The Ten Worst Nazi Concentration Camps

This is from War History OnLine. 

These camps are as close to Hell as you could get on earth.

In 1933, the first Nazi concentration camp was built in Dachau, Germany to imprison dissidents. 1,241 more words

Work of the Holocaust Education Trust applauded in the I Newspaper

Today in the I newspaper, journalist Sarah Cassidy writes about teaching of the Holocaust in our UK schools.   Joe Stirling visits Norfolk schools, talking about his escape from Nazi Germany and how his parents perished in Sobibor.   203 more words

70 Years On From the Holocaust: Why We Must Never Stop Remembering

The other day, when switching on a gas stove, I struck a match and watched as the blue-white flame sprung to life and as it hissed and flickered, I repressed a shudder. 1,430 more words


Escape From Sobibor Secrets

Through online shopping, you can buy almost any product that is electronics to travel, automobile, clothing, food, jewelries. The internet has made it possible for consumers to shop at thousands of online stores using… 272 more words