"It was cool to have a chance to listen to a real person speak about what he went through during the Holocaust. He was the most credible source that we could have. I learned a lot more through his pictures and stories." ~ Boys Latin Charter School student

Archive - Jan 2010


January 11th

Anne Frank diary guardian, Miep Gies, passes away

Miep Gies, the woman who helped hide Anne Frank and her family during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands and who, later, safe guarded Anne's diary, has passed away at age 100.

"We did our duty as human beings: helping people in need."

via BBC News
via CNN