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Auschwitz survivors providing a warning of rising anti-Semitism and exclusion of free thinking

Certain voices of survivors of Auschwitz-Birkenau were preferred not to be heard by certain state leaders, who felt as if they and their regime were attacked, or who according to them should not have received a voice because they did belong to communist and/or rebellious groups.
The negative reactions against some survivors speeches made it clear that our Western so-called civilised society has still to go a long way and has to make sure an objective education shall be given, with some good historical background and insight how manipulation and propaganda should be recognised and avoided. Continue reading

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Is it really true that Anti-Semitism will never be tolerated?

At the memorial services for those who were victims of the Nazi-regime and remembering those who were captured and taken to concentration and extermination camps to be subjected to the most inhumane conditions, we should stand still to examine if such situations can still occur when we are not careful enough. Continue reading

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Wereld herdenkt Auschwitz met overlevenden

Ook al waren de regeringsleiders niet individueel persoonlijk uitgenodigd wisten velen gehoor te geven aan de kennisgeving aan hun ambassade dat zij welkom waren. Behalve Vladimir Poetin vond dat hij persoonlijk had uitgenodigd worden en stuurde aldus zijn kat. Hij … Continue reading

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Black page 70 years Release – commemoration Auschwitz

Zwarte bladzijde (Black page) on the Dutch Public Broadcasting channels 1 & 2: Auschwitz Konzentrationslager 70 years release – commemoration Auschwitz • NPO 1 15.00 Andere Tijden (Other times) • NPO 2 • 21.20 Night will fall • NPO 2 … Continue reading

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2012 mensenrechten rapport – 2012 Human Rights report

Het nieuwe (23ste) jaarrapport van Human Rights Watch is uit. De Russische Federatie komt in twee bijdragen aan bod. Op blz. 60-65 vind je een fotoreportage van de Disability Rights Movement – de beweging die ijvert voor de rechten van … Continue reading

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De Vredesweek vraagt Internationale Gemeenschap Verantwoordelijkheid te nemen

2012 brengt weer een jaarlijkse campagne, voor de 23ste maal, op initiatief van enkele vredesorganisaties in samenwerking met sociale organisaties en publieke instellingen met “De Vlaamse Vredesweek”. Deze opent met Internationale Dag van de Vrede op 21 september en loopt tot … Continue reading

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