The day after arriving in Krakow, Lisa and I took turns visiting the most infamous concentration camp in the world. Unless you’ve been living on the moon or dropped out of high school, the name ‘Auschwitz‘ brings a chill because of the atrocities committed there. From 1941 to 1945, over one million Jews and political […]
Intro: Chop Suey A sweat stain is seeping through my khakis, down from the waist band. Hunger isn’t helping either when you have to use the rest of your body to drag a lame leg behind you. It must be obvious that I am in pain but only one Arab at the Bukit Bintang boulevard […]
“To understand the reality of war by going to visit Auschwitz and Birkenau to understand our own mission to build peace in the world” are the first steps of the meeting “A Global friendship to live together in peace”.
21st June 1305 – King Wenceslaus II of Bohemia and Poland died. 1377 – King Edward III of England died. 1652 – Inigo Jones died. 1905, Jean-Paul Sartre was born. 1948 – Columbia Records introduced the long-playing record album (LP) in a public demonstration at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in New York City. 1964 – Three […]
Facebook makes money by charging advertisers to reach the right audience for their message – even when this audience is made up of people interested in Holocaust or non-Nazi music. Despite promises that there has been more oversight after advertising scandals in the past, Times review shows that Facebook continued to let advertisers focus on […]
P1130024. Unlabeled pro-abortion rally by ProgressOhio, licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0/Original Planned Parenthood showed its true colors yesterday. In a hastily arranged meeting, the Planned Parenthood board of directors fired pro-abort absolutist Leana Wen for being too moderate. She’d tried to rebrand Planned Parenthood from abortion mill into provider of health care services to women […]
The spine was the first to show tumors pushing out in 2002. They had the appearance of pumpkin seeds then and ran the length of the thoracic spine. In the last couple years the support muscles have dissolved resulting in less movement of the tumors and nerve damage. In 2014, the tumors growing along the […]
Lucette Lagnado, a journalist and author whose memoirs chronicled her Jewish family’s longing for an exodus-in-reverse after an agonizing departure from Egypt to America in the early 1960s, died on July 10 in Manhattan. She was 62. Douglas Feiden, her husband and a fellow reporter, said the cause was complications of treatments for childhood cancer. […]
This morning, on what was our earliest morning so far, we departed for Auschwitz. Being tourists our sole association with this name is Nazi terror, so it is something of a surprise to see how many people live within the town that shares its name. In Polish, this town is called Oświęcim (pron. ozventschim), with […]
Lucette Lagnado, an award-winning author and longtime journalist at The Wall Street Journal, died on Wednesday, June 10, in New York.
In 1942, Lale Sokolov arrived in Auschwitz-Birkenau. He was given the job of tattooing the prisoners marked for survival – scratching numbers into his fellow victims’ arms in the indelible ink to create what would become one of the most potent symbols of the Holocaust. Waiting in line to be tattooed, terrified and shaking, was […]
There are many books about the Holocaust or Shoah and many specifically about Auschwitz, the largest of the Nazi concentration camps. I’ve read a few like: “Fatelessness” by Imre Kertesz, “Schindler’s Ark” by Thomas Keneally, “And the Violins Stopped Playing” by Alexander Ramati, “Return to Auschwitz” by Kitty Hart and others. All are great reads […]
One Auschwitz survivor believes she was not truly liberated until she forgave the Nazis and shed victimhood Eva Kor The Times April 25 2015 My name is Eva Kor. I am a survivor of Auschwitz and medical experiments performed by Dr Josef Mengele. If you had told me I would end up getting a kiss […]
Bica Curta servida no CM, 3.ª feira, dia 9 de Julho Não há nenhuma ironia, só beleza na morte de Eva Kor. Judia, sobrevivente de Auschwitz, Eva veio morrer, agora, à mesma Auschwitz, aos 85 anos, na sua visita anual ao infame campo de morte nazi. Mais do que reclamar ajoelhadas desculpas, Eva prodigalizou perdão. […]
Never Say Anything Like This To Any Man. There Are Only 4 Shapes In Witchcraft To Study. There Is The Quarterback, The Middle Linebacker Types. There Are The Linemen Types. There Is The Punter And Field Goal Kicker Types. There Is The Male Cheerleader Types. My Type Is The 1st Type. Those Are Husbands. The […]