Tag Archives: John Hersey

free publicity

Call it a journalistic infomercial. Michael Lewis. That mildly racist tone that came through in his “bearing Greek bonds” series. The ivy league style invidious comparison, and liberal jingoism wrapped in a sugar coated Northeastern style that vaguely tries to … Continue reading

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the last train in vain

from Zinn Education Project: On April 19, 1943, the eve of Passover, the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising began when Nazi forces attempted to clear out the Jewish ghetto in Warsaw, Poland, to send them to concentration camps. The Germans were met … Continue reading

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Art of Insurrection and Resurrection

On a large grassy square between Karmelicka and Zamenhofa streets, in the centre of Muranow,in Warsaw is the Ghetto Heroes Monument. One of the most desperate battles in human history took place.Nathan Rapaport is the sculptor ¬†created the monument ¬†and … Continue reading

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