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September 9th, 2009

US Congress officially recognizes its role in the fate of the M.S. St. Louis

The United States Senate unanimously passed Resolution 111 on April 23, 2009 to officially recognize that June 6, 2009 was the 70th anniversary of the United States refusing entry to the M.S. St. Louis passenger liner which carried 937 passengers.

Father Patrick Desbois: A Priest on a Holocaust Mission

"It is 30 seconds to midnight." This sentence says it all within the context of Holocaust studies. As Holocaust survivors age and pass away, their stories are taken with them to the grave. However, another side of this are aging witnesses to the Holocaust horrors who often stood by as mass killings took place.

August 28th

"Who Will Carry The Word?" to be Performed

The Philadelphia based OtherWORDS Theater will be performing Who Will Carry The Word? this September to give a voice to those "who were denied a voice by the industry of killing that was a major part of the Nazi’s national policy during World War II." Written by survivor Charlotte Delbo and directed by Anth