75 years after being freed from Auschwitz, he can’t stop going back

The main gate with the inscription of “Arbeit macht frei” (“Work sets you free”) at the entrance to Auschwitz.
The main gate with the inscription “Arbeit macht frei” (“Work sets you free”) at the entrance to Auschwitz.
(Janek Skarzynski / AFP/Getty Images)

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Jaweed Kaleem is the national race and justice correspondent at the Los Angeles Times. Before joining The Times, Kaleem was the senior religion reporter at HuffPost and a religion and general assignment reporter at the Miami Herald. He attended Emerson College in Boston and grew up in Northern Virginia.