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Dancer Went Down Fighting – Franceska Mann
She led a rebellion on her way to the gas chamber.
Two Wise Students
They took a stand against injustice.
The Princess Spy – Noor Khan
She was an Indian princess, devout Muslim, and Allied spy.
Anti-Nazi Activist – Sophie Scholl
She was executed for treason.
Arab Holocaust Hero – Dr. Mohamed Helmy
He risked his life to save a Jewish family.
The Lutheran Pastor Who Fought Hitler
Dietrich Bonhoeffer was a Lutheran pastor in Nazi Germany whose opposition to Hitler cost him his life.
The Amazing Story Of Shmuel The Glazier
“Shmuel the Glazier was from somewhere in Poland and came to the [camp] after they’d taken his entire family. No illusions. Lasted about four weeks in Quarantine. Winter was coming on, but he was pretty sure he needn’t worry about it. He gave himself about ten days [to live]. One can usually tell, just from the signs.”
Hanukkah in Germany, 1931
Directly across from the Posner home stood the Nazi headquarters. With the eight lights of the menorah glowing brightly in her window, Rabbi Posner’s wife, Rachel, snapped a photo of it and captured the Nazi flag in the background.
Heroic Chinese Diplomat – Ho Feng-Shan
He saved thousands of Jewish refugees.
The Tiny Torah in Space
As the Chief Rabbi of Holland died, he pressed a Torah scroll, no taller than four and a half inches, firmly into Joachim Joseph’s hand, commanding him to keep it and always tell its story.
Muslim King Who Saved Jews – Mohammed V
He stood firm against the Nazis.
Hanukkah in the Ghetto
Hanukkah in the ghetto. Never before in Jewish Warsaw were there as many Hanukkah celebrations as in this year of the wall…