|REMEMBERING AND TEACHING THE
|"I swore never to be silent whenever and wherever human beings endure suffering
and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor,
never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented."
"Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when human
dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and sensitivities become irrelevant.
Whenever men or women are persecuted because of their race, religion, or political
views, that place must - at that moment - become the center of the universe."
WRITER, PROFESSOR, POLITICAL ACTIVIST, NOBEL LAUREATE, AND HOLOCAUST SURVIVOR