What we need most in the U.S. is truth and reconciliation. Maybe that’s what the Nuremberg trials represented for Jews, incomplete as they were.
Arben’s life had been saved by his violin. As a child, he certainly would have been killed by the Nazis if they had not discovered his musical ability.
I mourn their violent deaths, but I attempt to honor their memory by living with love and compassion and never considering anyone inferior to me.
Once again, hundreds of thousands of refugees, some in displaced persons camps, yearn for a home.