"Hearing one person tell their story gave a completely different perspective to what happened, as it wasn't about statistics or about a nation as a whole, but one person who lost his family and home." ~O. Avery (student)

Anne Frank was a Storyteller in Nazi camp

According to Berthe Meijer, a Bergen Belsen concentration camp survivor, Anne Frank told stories to young children. Half frozen, starving, and lice ridden, Anne Frank told fairy tales to distract the children from the horrors surrounding them.

Via the Associated Press

updated and downloadable biography for Ronnie Breslow

We are pleased to provide you with a new biography for Ronnie Breslow, which you can view and download here

US House of Foreign Affairs passes non-binding resolution recognizing Armenian genocide

In a 23-22 vote, the US House of Foreign Affairs passed a non-binding resolution recognizing the Armenian genocide on Friday March 5, calling for President Obama to officially recognize the genocide. The White House pressured the committee not to pass it, claiming it would damage Turkish-American relations.

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