She is credited with hiding hundreds of Jews during the Second World War and preventing them being sent to concentration camps. She even spent some time in one herself. | @cbcradio
1939-45: About 6 million Polish citizens lost their lives in World War II. Among them: 🔸5,700,000 civilians, incl.: ✡️3,000,000 Polish Jews. 300,000 soldiers were killed in battle. We remember 🕯️ #80WW2
Jan 27th marks Intl#HolocaustMemorialDay , where together, #WeRemember the 6 million Jews murdered by the Nazis in WWII. Here's the story of one of the symbols of Jewish uprising during the war, demanding & defending their human rights - the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: ✡️🕯️
#WeRemember 🕯 Six million Jews were murdered by the Nazis and their collaborators in the #Holocaust during World War II, and the world remained silent. It is everyone's responsibility to remember and to #NeverForget .
Nadler in NY on Trump and immigration: “This is the same type of propaganda that we heard in the 1920s and World War I against Jews. 'Jews are bolsheviks. Jews are thieves. Jews are violent.' That was the propaganda. ... Now we’re hearing it against this generation’s immigrants.”
73 years after the end of the 2nd World War and the Nazi attempt to exterminate the Jews in the #Holocaust , the Jewish people are again thriving, in the State of #Israel and around the world. #HolocaustRemembranceDayRemembranceDay
75 years ago, more than 13,000 Jews in Paris were arrested and deported during World War Two. Fewer than 100 survived.