LONDON – Nicholas Winton, a humanitarian who almost single-handedly saved more than 650 Jewish children from the Holocaust, earning himself the label “Britain’s Schindler,” has died. 101 more words
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Germany’s ultra right-wing Pegida march was ruined by 2 anti-fascists.
PEGIDA, which is a group of people who have inherent hatred towards Islam and Muslims met their match at their march when 2 anti-fascists when took their banner. 33 more words
Artists are sometimes activists of freedom and their freely expressed art has sometimes been the object of repression. As we speak, ancient artefacts and sites from Syria are being destroyed by isis jihadists in the name of ‘god almighty’; classical art was many times destroyed for iconoclastic sectarian or political reasons; nazis set fire to so-called ‘degenerate’ books and painting; and closer to our times, in communist countries arts have almost always been censored. 480 more words