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The 'I Believe' Quote, Found Written on Cellar Wall during the Holocaust - Customizable 8x10 Print

Believe. Gives me chills to think about the strength and faith that person had. This is in a girls camp song I've sung hundreds if times. Amazing to think I never knew where it came from.

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We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Interesting #perspective

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What is a Social Problem?

The government came for certain groups where Martin Niemoller did not belong to. They eventually came for him, and no one was left to save him.

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Yes to this, but at the same time, we shouldn't need the idea of reciprocity in order to help others. Are you okay with being the kind of person who sits and does nothing while other people are suffering? Are you okay with benefitting from their suffering? Is that the kind of person you want to be? No? Then maybe you should fight for the oppressed. Use your voice and your privilege to help others.

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Voltaire? - I looked up the quote, and found out that it's attributed to multiple sources including: Voltaire, Stanislaw Jerzy Lec, and George Burns...

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