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On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.

On 2 July 1942, most of the children of Lidice, a small village in what was then Czechoslovakia, were handed over to the Łódź Gestapo office. Those 82 children were then transported to the extermination camp at Chełmno 70 kilometers away. There they were gassed to death. This remarkable sculpture by by Marie Uchytilová commemorates them.

Eyes that have seen a nuclear blast. Hiroshima, Japan; August 8, 1945

Eyes that have seen a nuclear blast. Hiroshima, Japan; August 8, 1945

from another pinner--"why isn’t this the most famous photo from 9/11 instead of the falling man? isn’t 2 people holding hands after jumping more significant than 1 man? it makes me wonder what the story is behind this photo, were they friends or lovers? or just strangers who were too scared to jump alone? it shows that people need a helping hand even in their final moments."

from another pinner--"why isn’t this the most famous photo from 9/11 instead of the falling man? isn’t 2 people holding hands after jumping more significant than 1 man? it makes me wonder what the story is behind this photo, were they friends or lovers? or just strangers who were too scared to jump alone? it shows that people need a helping hand even in their final moments."

The soldier and the nurse from the D-Day kiss picture in Times Square

The soldier and the nurse from the D-Day kiss picture in Times Square

kv96ic28: “ Great shot of WWII action, the bravery of American soldiers and the love of their fellow soldiers. ”

kv96ic28: Great shot of WWII action, the bravery

kv96ic28: “ Great shot of WWII action, the bravery of American soldiers and the love of their fellow soldiers. ”

An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed Berlin Wall -1961

An East German soldier helping a boy cross the newly formed Berlin Wall -1961

Hiroshima’s shadows…these are creepy. May we NEVER use this type of power to destroy human life!!!!

Hiroshima’s shadows…

Hiroshima’s shadows…these are creepy. May we NEVER use this type of power to destroy human life!!!!

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