Those “20,000 charming children would all too soon grow up into 20,000 ugly adults.”
When it comes to the horrors of the Holocaust, and to its heroine as a writer, it falls short.
“People love dead Jews. Living Jews, not so much.”
What is the “Anne Frank Center” anyway?
Not only a story of rescue.
The principle of havdalah.
An exhibit bearing the Dutch girl’s name decries modern-day instances of hatred and ethnic and cultural prejudice. Missing is any mention of anti-Semitism.
A new book explains FDR’s failure to act decisively on behalf of European Jewry in terms of political constraints on his presidency; but some constraints require transcending.