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The members of a subgroup of the Romani people, concentrated mostly in Central Europe.

[Romani, pl. of Sinto, Sinti man, of unknown origin.]

Sin′ti adj.
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"If you consider that we have worked here over 365 days with 10 employees we have incurred damages of about Pound 100,000," said the NGO.PixelHelper "protests against the disproportionate destruction of the memorial dedicated to the murdered Jews in Europe and standing against the persecution of minorities such as the Sinti and Romani (Eastern Europe), Muslim Uigurs (China), and Gays," says the NGO's Facebook post.
The commemoration ceremony, held by the Central Council of German Sinti and Roma, with the Association of Roma in Poland and in cooperation with the Auschwitz-Birkenau State Museum, brings together more than 1,500 Romani people from all over Europe.
In those days, it was pointless for Jews to try to make rational decisions." The Nazis murdered approximately 6mn Jews and hundreds of thousands of Sinti and Roma, disabled people, homosexuals, and members of the opposition in an attempt to "purify" the race.
But the memorial hour, organized by the foundation that oversees the Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe, will take place at a much smaller monument nearby: The Memorial to the Sinti and Roma Victims of National Socialism.
Lauenberger is a 42 year old accomplished Jazz musician from the Sinti community; his community has roots in Germany going back nearly 600 years.
En plus de commettre le genocide des Juifs, les nazis ont commis le genocide des Roms et des Sinti.
In sections on migration, gender, and Sinti and Roma, contributors explore such aspects as the wandering worker: violence and casual labor in the modern Anglophone world; modern German anxieties: generalized Muslim-ness as new nationalist politics in the West; gendered epistemology and harassment: the case of Dr.
During the nineteenth and most of the twentieth centuries, these German terms described a diverse group of people: Sinti, Roma, and Yenish ethnic minorities; non-settled members of the poor; other marginalized groups, such as Betteljuden (begging Jews); and jugglers or other performers.