In my own words
Holocaust survivor Rita now paints her memories of World War Two
Family hid under cowshed while father foraged at night
During a recent visit to the Haifa Home for Holocaust Survivors, we were privileged to meet Rita and hear her story of the trials and horror of the Holocaust.
A NLFI activist discusses Israel with a general election candidate at a Hampstead street stall
For most people the idea of waving an Israeli flag in public probably seems suicidal. We have become used to the idea that supporting Israel is a sort of guilty secret, not to be revealed in public.
In front of the Paris Shoah Memorial: the names of the camps where Jews were sent for execution
In October I had a very blessed time in Paris with the pastor and church of the “Good Samaritan”.
During my time there, I visited some of the Jewish memorial sites. Before the Second World War there was a large Jewish population in Paris, but this was decimated during the Holocaust. As I toured three of the former Jewish areas of Paris, there were plaques and memorials in quite a few different locations commemorating the deportations of the Jewish population to the camps. At the bottom of these plaques it said: “Nous n’oublierons jamais” (We shall never forget).