We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Interesting #perspective
Do not stand idly by if you witness injustice. You must intervene. You must interfere. - Elie Wiesel #historyrepeatsitself
One of my favorite ever books. Seriously life changing.
This forecasts the inaction and self-service of our times when it comes to the challenges of gun rights vs gun control in the USA. The opposite of peace is not violence; it's indifference.
Night by Elie Wiesel. We're having to read this over this summer for a school assignment and I have to say that this is a story that will make you live the nightmare that was the Holocaust.
Teaching Night by Elie Wiesel? Use these paired passage suggestions to get your students thinking about the major themes of the memoir. All texts are freely available at Commonlit.org.
"There may be times when we are powerless to prevent injustice, but there must never be a time when we fail to protest." - Elie Wiesel #quote
Elie Wiesel - injustice, protest
We can make the difference about everything and anything - so don't be quiet when you know you can make the difference.
Elie Wiesel, born Sept 28, 1928: Holocaust survivor, human rights activist, author, Nobel Peace Prize Laureate (1986) #quote #momentsmatter