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  • Good Evening Mr. Wallenberg DVD Cover Image
    Cinema Series

    Good Evening Mr. Wallenberg

    Raoul Wallenberg was a small-scale businessman from Sweden, whose life was transformed after he witnessed bodies being thrown from a train on its way to Auschwitz. With the support of the Swedish Embassy, he consequently moved to Budapest in late 1944 to help protect Jews from Adolph Eichmann’s Sonderkommando. By issuing passports and intimidating German officials, he succeeded in helping hundreds of Jews either flee from Budapest or get placed in protective housing. Released in 1990, 115 minutes

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    Colloquia Kupferberg Holocaust Center

    Peace Education as Inoculation against Complicity & Injustice

    Part of the Drs. Bebe and Owen Bernstein Lecture Series NEH 2017-18 Event: Complicity & Collaboration Colman McCarthy is a pioneer in peace education in the Washington, DC area. A prominent journalist for such esteemed publications as The Washington Post, and longtime peace activist, he is the founder and president for the Center for Teaching Peace in Washington, DC.  In addition to faculty positions at Georgetown Law and American University, McCarthy teaches peace education in schools across Montgomery county, some…

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