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Elie Wiesel's insistence that we never forget the Holocaust

Elie Wiesel's insistence that we never forget the Holocaust

To the editor: To we whose immigrant relatives barely survived the Nazi nightmare, the late Elie Wiesel’s tales of the barbaric horror of daily life reminds me of my late grandmother’s words, “You simply cannot imagine what we endured.” (“Elie Wiesel dies at 87; Nobel Peace Prize laureate and renowned Holocaust survivor,” July 2)

My grandfather used to say, “Memories not shared are history lost forever.” I believe it is the obligation of we whose very lives are owed to these remarkable European survivors of the...

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