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Remembering Four Heroes of the Holocaust
Fox News ^ | March 18, 2014 | Joel C. Rosenberg

Posted on 03/18/2014 3:21:02 PM PDT by cdga5for4

They pulled off the greatest escape in human history – from a Nazi death camp – to tell the world the truth about Hitler, but no one knows their names.

To misunderstand the nature and threat of evil is to risk being blindsided by it.

In 1933, the world was blindsided by the rise of Adolf Hitler.

In 1939, it was stunned by the German invasion of Poland and the Nazi leader’s bloodthirsty quest for global domination. Perhaps most tragically, most of the world did not understand Hitler’s plan to annihilate the Jews until it was almost too late.

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Joel's new book, The Auschwitz Escape, released today.
1 posted on 03/18/2014 3:21:02 PM PDT by cdga5for4
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To: cdga5for4

Another hero who escaped Auschwitz, only to later be murdered by the Communists.

Witold Pilecki
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Witold_Pilecki


2 posted on 03/18/2014 3:23:36 PM PDT by dfwgator
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To: dennisw; Cachelot; Nix 2; veronica; Catspaw; knighthawk; Alouette; Optimist; weikel; Lent; GregB; ..
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Jan Karski Day Resolution Introduced in the United States Senate

Should have noted on the other thread, the resolution in the Senate has only 2 or 3 sponsors, and is given only an even chance of getting out of committee. Polish Catholic, exposing Hitler's extermination of Jews, perhaps not worth honoring.

3 posted on 03/18/2014 4:09:44 PM PDT by SJackson (the Democrats take back control, we don’t make (this) kind of naked power grab, J Biden)
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To: SJackson

Sad, what we’ve come to.


4 posted on 03/18/2014 5:02:01 PM PDT by tet68 ( " We would not die in that man's company, that fears his fellowship to die with us...." Henry V.)
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