Elie Wiesel

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Noun1.Elie Wiesel - United States writer (born in Romania) who survived Nazi concentration camps and is dedicated to keeping alive the memory of the Holocaust (born in 1928)Elie Wiesel - United States writer (born in Romania) who survived Nazi concentration camps and is dedicated to keeping alive the memory of the Holocaust (born in 1928)
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Synopsis: A survivor of Auschwitz and a powerful, enduring voice of the Holocaust, Elie Wiesel (1928-2016) was also a recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom, a hero of human rights, a professor and the author of more than 50 books.
Manfred Gerstenfeld interviews Ted Comet, close friend to Elie Wiesel: "At a time when we lack heroic models Elie Wiesel was a man who did not permit his experience in the hell of Auschwitz to leave him embittered,"
I've let go of him, and I dedicated my performance to Elie Wiesel and the millions who lost their lives under [Eichmann's] command," Kingsley said.
Etymologically, indifference means 'no difference' but according to Elie Wiesel, Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate, '[It is] a strange and unnatural state in which the lines blur between light and darkness, dusk and dawn, crime and punishment, cruelty and compassion, good and evil.'
Myanmar has responded to the stripping of a prestigious human rights award from de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi by claiming the awarding institution was "misled and exploited." The US Holocaust Memorial Museum announced last Wednesday it was rescinding the prestigious Elie Wiesel Award granted to Suu Kyi in 2012 because she had failed to intervene in the humanitarian crisis unfolding in the country's northern Rakhine State.
08 (ANI): The US Holocaust Memorial Museum invalidated the prestigious Elie Wiesel Award that was presented to Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi in 2012.
Radkey came across Elie Wiesel (https://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/02/14/elie-wiesel-mitt-romney-mormon-church_n_1276148.html) on a list of names "ready" for baptism in 2012, which led the famed Holocaust survivor to call on Mitt Romney to ask the religion to halt baptisms of all Holocaust survivors.
JOE Keith of Heaton quotes Elie Wiesel to illustrate his position that we must teach the Tories a lesson they will not forget.
In it, she combines her historic research with her art, dedicating this beautiful series of art photographs to some of the most extraordinary people of the 20th and 21st century, many of whom she knew personally, or held a lifelong friendship with, such as: Simon Wiesenthal, Elie Wiesel, Rabbi Yisrael Meir Lau, Judge Thomas Buergenthal, the families of Raoul Wallenberg, Consul Sugihara, or her own family of the great Austrian musicians Rose.
Moment's 2016 benefit took place on December 18 at Temple Sinai in Washington, DC, More than 250 guests listened as Wolf Blitzer, Kati Marton and Leon Wieseltier shared their memories of Moment cofounder Elie Wiesel. The 2016 Moment Magazine Creativity Award recipients-Tovah Feldshuh, David Amram and Dudu Fisher-performed in his memory.