Category Archives: Auschwitz

Never forget and never forgive. We Remember

#WeRemember #WeRemember  #WeRemember  #WeRemember Never forget and never forgive. PHOTO CREDITS Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum United States Holocaust Memorial Museum (USHMM) Yad Vashem. The World Holocaust Remembrance Center Los Angeles Museum of the Holocaust (LAMOTH) Gedenkstätte Buchenwald und Mittelbau-Dora Auschwitz. No hace mucho. … Continue reading

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Justice or a spit on the victims? The Truth and Reconciliation Commission of South Africa. The perpetrators went free. The dead remained dead

South Africa suffered Apartheid from 1948 until 1991. The Apartheid was an institutionalised racial segregation based on white supremacy. The Afrikaners, who were the minority, refused to grant the non-whites their basis human rights. South Africa was colonised by the … Continue reading

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We Remember

Only 76 years ago, in the heart of Europe, Germany (one of the most educated countries in the world) carried out a genocide against millions of Jewish men, women, and children, and thousands of Roma and Sinti men, women, and children … Continue reading

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Die Fälscher

Published on Pasión cinéfila obsesivo-compulsiva on October 11, 2017 Atze (Veit Stübner): “Warum ist Gott nicht in Auschwitz? Der kam nicht durch die Selektion!“ Die Fälscher is one of my favorite movies about the Holocaust. It’s an Austrian film where the … Continue reading

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Una prisión llena de mierda para todos los ex-nazis, bitte. Una excursión por Auschwitz

“Birkenau était un véritable enfer, personne ne peut comprendre ni entrer dans la logique de ce camp“, Shlomo Venezia, Sonderkommando superviviente de Auschwitz[1] (Mujeres, niños y niñas judíos esperando su turno para la cámara de gas. Auschwitz, 1944. The Auschwitz Album, # … Continue reading

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Alice, Frankl & Borowski

Sin querer estropearle la película a nadie, quisiera comentar una de las escenas que más me ha impactado de Still Alice. Me refiero a la escena de la preparación del suicidio. La película cuenta con las extraordinarias interpretaciones de Julianne … Continue reading

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Viena y el Holocausto (en el Día del Holocausto: יום השואה)

Por las calles de Viena pueden verse, de vez en cuando, unas plaquitas doradas llamadas stolpersteine que recuerdan, tímidamente, las deportaciones y masacres de judíos durante los años 1938-1945. Las plaquitas se hallan en el suelo, cerca de la última … Continue reading

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