The poem was written by Martin Niemöller, a German Lutheran pastor: First they came for the socialists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a socialist. Then they came for the trade unionists, and I did not speak out— Because I was not a trade unionist. Then they came for the Jews, … Continue reading A touching poem about World War II
It's one of the most bitter moment in World War II. Joel Brand, a leader member of the Jew Committee in Hungary had to take the decision. Even before his death, he wouldn't forgive himself of the decision. Not long before his desath in 1964, he mentioned to an interviewer: "An accident of life placed … Continue reading During WW II, there was a Nazi proposal to exchange 1 million imprisoned Jews for 10,000 truck. It wasn’t accepted.