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Silence in the face of torches and swastikas is unacceptable

The Seattle Times
ELIE Wiesel once said, “The opposite of love is not hate, it is indifference … We will remember not the words of our enemies, but the silence of our friends.” The Nazis came to power in Germany because of the bystanders as much as the perpetrators.

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Please Take Sides: This Is No Time For Silence Or Inaction!

This passage (emphasis mine) is from Holocaust survivor and human rights champion Elie Wiesel's 1986 Nobel Peace Prize acceptance speech. Elie Wiesel spoke with a moral authority and clarity that is as obvious to even the smallest child watching a ...

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Swastikas Found In Sandwich, Mashpee

He quoted Nobel Prize winner and Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel and said that silence is not an option in these circumstances. “We must always take sides,” Mr. Gottlieb said. “Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the ...

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White changes mind, will seek 6th term as secretary of state

"We must always take sides," said Chicago businessman J.B. Pritzker, quoting Holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel. "As we begin the fight, the resistance, we Democrats must remember we are all on one side, the same side, the American side." Chicago Alderman ...

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